Felix Chang Hong Grant is mainly known for being the son of popular British actor Hugh Grant. Hugh is widely recognized for playing in the movie The Gentlemen where he portrayed the character of Fletcher. In addition, he has received many awards and honors for his marvelous performance in various films.
Unlike Hugh, Felix’s life has been kept far away from the media. Moreover, his parents decided to keep his birth away from the public for some time. Therefore, fans are now getting curious to know more about Felix. Similarly, they also want to know about his mother, his parent’s relationship, how many siblings he has, and whether his parents marry.
Thus, in this article, we will talk in detail about Chang so make sure to stay with us till the end.
Felix Chang Hong Grant Was Born In London, Information On His Early Life, Age, And Family
He was born on 29th December 2012 in St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, West London. As of 2023, Felix is 10 years old. He is the son of famous English actor Hugh Grant and his ex-girlfriend Tinglan Hong.
Regarding the meaning behind his name, Felix is a word of Latin origin that means lucky while Chang is a Chinese word that means long-lasting and Hong refers to rainbow.
Talking about his ethnicity, Felix has a mixed racial background; his father is Caucasian and his mother is Asian. Likewise, he is the grandson of Fynvola Susan MacLean and James Murray Grant.
His Birth Wasn’t Revealed At First
After Felix was born, Hugh decided to keep his birth a secret. However, he had told some of his friends. What’s more, Chang’s father made them swear that they would keep the matter secret.
Similarly, it wasn’t until Daily Mail approached Hugh that he decided to reveal the birth of his son to the public. To announce the news of his new son, he decided to use Twitter. In the tweet, he wrote,
“In answer to some journos. I Am thrilled my daughter now has a brother. Adore them both to an uncool degree. They have a fab mum.”
After some time, Hugh posted another tweet in which he wrote that he was the father.
Felix Chang Hong’s Siblings
The star kid has one biological sibling and three half-siblings. His elder sister Tabitha Grant was born in September 2011 and is two years older than him. After Tabitha was born, Chang’s father expressed how grateful he was saying,
“I can’t pretend it wasn’t a little bit of a surprise, but it’s a very nice surprise. It’s surprising that everyone was right all these years saying, ‘Hugh, why don’t you have some children? It really changes your life.’ And you’re thinking, ‘Oh, shut up!’ Now that I have, I have to say it is quite life-changing.”
Furthermore, Felix has three half-siblings from his father’s relationship with his now-wife Anna Eberstein. The couple became parents to John Mungo Grant born in September 2012. Likewise, they gave birth to a daughter born in December 2015 and another girl born in March 2018.
A Little About His Mother Tinglan Hong
Tinglan Hong was born in Zhejiang province in Eastern China. Her family members know her by the name Ting Ting. In 2003, she moved to the UK and reportedly started working as a receptionist at a Chinese restaurant.
Similarly talking about her education, Felix’s mother is a hotel management graduate from the University of Surrey.
Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Parents’ Relationship
His parents met each other for the first time in 2008. At the time, they were hanging out with their friends at Brinkley’s wine bar. Moreover, the former flames stayed friends for more than three years after their first encounter.
After being friends for almost three years, the ex-couple finally decided to date each other in January 2011. Even after their relationship started, Chang’s father kept his love life private as he didn’t want the media to disturb Tinglan’s personal life.
However, after the birth of the duo’s daughter Tabitha Grant, the news about their relationship started circulating and it wasn’t a pleasant sight. The actor revealed that the child’s mother had been badly treated by the media and that he wasn’t able to visit the mother-daughter duo following the media involvement.
The pair later got an injunction which allowed the actor to visit the child and the mother in peace. However, shortly after the birth of their daughter the former lovers decided to separate. In the meantime, Hugh had a son with a Swedish television producer Anna Eberstein in September 2012.
Felix’s Mother And Father Got Together For A Short Duration Before His Birth
After Felix’s parent’s fleeting affair, the duo got united for a brief period and during that time Hong became pregnant with Felix. It was a short-lived relationship and the duo again parted ways not soon after. Hong was previously in a relationship with a guy named Robert Hodge for almost 18 months.
On the other hand, Grant hooked up with Eberstein and they became parents to a baby girl in 2015. Likewise, the duo welcomed another daughter three years later in 2018.
Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Dad Is Married To Anna Eberstein, What About His Mother?
After being in somewhat of an on-and-off relationship with Felix’s dad and the mother of his three kids, Anna Eberstein finally decided to walk down the aisle on May 25, 2018. The duo has been married for more than four years now; from the looks of it, their relationship seems to be getting stronger with time.
Likewise, Grant was previously married to actress Elizabeth Hurley in 1987. They were together for 13 years before separating in May 2000.
On the other hand, Felix’s mother Tinglan Hong has been leading a private life away from the media. There isn’t any information about her personal or professional life.
Where Is Felix Chang Hong Grant? His Father’s Net Worth
The celebrity kid is enjoying his life to the fullest. He reportedly lives with his mother and sister in their $1.2 million mansion in Fulham, West London. It was brought by Felix’s dad for his appreciation toward Tinglan.
Talking about his father’s wealth, the actor has a total net worth of $15o million. He has made most of his fortune from his career in the entertainment field.