Who Is Felix Chang Hong Grant; Hugh Grant’s Son With His Mysterious Ex-Girlfriend?

By Shradhda Gurung | Updated on November 18, 2022
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    Felix Chang Hong Grant is a star kid, the son of British actor and producer Hugh Grant with his ex-girlfriend, Tinglan Hong. Felix’s father Hugh Grant is a pretty recognizable face both in the UK and the US through his many hits like Notting Hill, Four Weddings And A Funeral, Love Actually, and others. 

    And even his son, Felix is often in the interest of the media for his affiliations with Hugh. Grant might not need any introduction among the general audience yet his fans know hardly anything about his children including Felix.

    So, in the article beneath, we will unfold the answers to Felix’s biological mother; Hong is still with Hugh, how did they meet in the first place, and more.

    Felix Chang Hong Grant; His Birthplace And Childhood 

    Felix Chang was born on the year 2013 December 29th in West London at St. Mary’s hospital in Paddington. This hospital was the same hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton gave birth to Prince George.

    Felix Chang is the second child of the actor/producer Hugh Grant with his ex-girlfriend Tinglan Hong. The now ex-couple also has a beautiful daughter together named ‘Tabitha’ who is only 16 months older than Felix.

    Fun fact: The word ‘Felix’ means happy, long-lasting, and lucky.

    Chang is Chinese from his mother’s side while paternally he belongs to ethnicities including Scottish, English, some bit Irish, Welsh, Cornish, and Dutch. Hugh’s son allegedly is also of Afrikaner/French/Belgian [Walloon] descent.

    Felix Has Several Siblings

    Besides having a biological sister Tabitha, full name, Tabitha Xaio Xi Hong Grant, Felix Chang also has three other half-siblings from his father’s current marital relationship with Anna Elisabet Eberstein.

    After Tabitha came Felix’s older half-brother, John Mungo Grant who his father had with his present spouse, Anna. The couple would have two more children thereby giving Felix two more half-siblings but both of them are younger than him.

    The first one was born in March 2015 whereas the second in Dec 2018 though Hugh is yet to reveal their names.

    Hugh Grant Kept The News Of Felix’s Birth A Secret For Months

    Hugh didn’t reveal the news of Felix’s birth right away. In fact, he chose not to tell the media for about several months. The actor talked about it only after the Daily Mail reached him with a congratulatory message.

    After the news magazine had talked to Hugh about the then newly born Felix, the actor also took it to his Twitter to finally announce that he indeed had become the father.

    On his Twitter, Hugh went on to write,

    In answer to some journos. Am thrilled my daughter now has a brother. Adore them both to an uncool degree. They have a fab mum.

    In the follow-up Tweet, he also admitted to being the biological father of Felix.

    Felix’s Parents First Met At A Chinese Restaurant

    Felix’s parents; mother Tinglan and father Hugh first met at a Chinese restaurant where his mother used to work as a receptionist. The couple then started liking each other and went on a few meetings before they officially started dating one another.

    After a holiday together the couple were pregnant with their first child. However, Grant and Tingan’s love life couldn’t last long as they broke up just a year later. 

    Felix Chang Hong Grant father Hugh Grant and his mother Tinglan Hong
    Hugh Grant spotted with his ex-baby mama Tinglan

    Despite that, the couple reunited again a year later but things didn’t go as expected, and parted ways for the second time. But during the patch-up, Tinglan went on to become pregnant once again with Hugh’s baby. This baby was Felix. 

    Are Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Parents Grant And Tinglan Still In Touch?

    The former couple Tinglan and Grant haven’t been seen together since they broke up. However, both Grant and Tinglan do share the custody of their child so there might be a possibility that they may still be in touch with their children’s well-being.

    Felix’s Mother Tinglan Hong’s Profession 

    As mentioned, Tinglan Hong; Felix’s mother used to work at a Chinese restaurant in London when she first met her baby daddy Hugh Grant. However, there are rumors that Tinglan, now, might be a full-time mother and a caretaker to her children, and it has been a while since anyone has seen her work.

    The Court Ordered The Media To Stay Away From Felix’s Mom Tinglan 

    The baby mama Tinglan Hong was not a famous or known person. Tinglan’s rise to fame came along the way when the actor Hugh Grant started dating her. Tinglan has always been away from fame. She has always been private about her life. However, this went off when Tinglan and Grant were spotted together multiple times.

    Felix Chang Hong Grant mother Tinglan Hong spotted by paparazzi
    Hugh Grant’s ex-partner Tinglan Hong.

    Tinglan soon became the target of the media, everyone was so into creating news about her life which forced her to take legal action. During her hearing on November 2011 at a British High Court justice, judge Michael Tugendhat ordered the media to stay away from her and her family.

    Felix’s Father’s Current Marriage With TV Producer, Anna Elisabet Eberstein 

    Hugh Grant, the father of two, Tabitha and Felix; is currently married to his long-time sweetheart, Anna Elisabet Eberstein. The lovely couple had been dating for a long time when they finally decided to tie the knot on May 25, 2018, at the Chelsea Register Office.

    Felix Chang Hong Grant father Hugh Grant and his current wife Anna Elisabet Eberstein
    Hugh Grant with his current partner Anna Elisabet Eberstein. Getty

    The husband and wife duo Hugh Grant and Anna Elisabet Eberstein have two daughters and a son from their marriage.

    Felix and Tabitha are still in touch with their dad despite the differences their parents hold.

    Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Father’s Past Affairs And Relationships

    The actor Hugh Grant has appeared in some of the greatest movies perusing the role of a romantic comedian. Grant also was quite famous for his love affairs.

    He was often seen together with different famous personalities like Elizabeth Hurley and Sandra Bullock. Despite being known as a ‘lover-boy’ the actor soon quit playing around with relationships when he first became a father at the age of 51.

    Felix Chang Hong Grant‘s Net worth

    As Felixis just a kid, it clearly will be years before Felix Chang has a net worth of his own. There also are no official reports regarding his mother Tinglan’s wealth and profession. However, his father Hugh Grant has a net worth of a whopping $150 million dollar.

    In fact, Felix lives in a million-dollar terrace house gifted by his father to his mother and sister.


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