So, is Le gay, bi, or straight? Born in San Jose, California, to Vietnamese parents, Le admits that, growing up, he had never even considered modelling as a career. Despite his success and a string of adult industry awards, Le still struggles to find Asian models willing to step in front of the camera. While he would like to source models from China, multiple barriers, including language, immigration and social attitudes, make this a challenge — though he constantly receives applications from Chinese men, many of them fans. Despite having to push back against prejudice his chosen career led to him being abruptly dropped from the cast of Asian-American Jersey Shore rip-off K-TownLe has gone on to become the biggest Asian gay porn star in history — and a cultural icon in China.
Asian men are sexy — and I want us in the spotlight.
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His fans and a series of interviewers have never gotten a satisfactory answer, and his coy work persona he has never had on-camera sex with men or women has also kept everyone guessing. He is also trying to step back from performing to give others a chance. After the show he was mobbed by audience members desperate for photos and autographs, and, on returning to his dressing room, he found a cake that had been baked by an adoring fan. Born in San Jose, California, to Vietnamese parents, Le admits that, growing up, he had never even considered modelling as a career. Go to the content Go to the footer. After abandoning a psychology degree to focus on his passion — personal training, a subject on which he has written several bestselling books — Le had his first brush with adult entertainment with an October spread in Playgirlbecoming one of the first Asian models to appear in its pages.