Steve Nguyen(born December 30, 1985) is a Vietnamese American director, writer, and producer. Nguyen and director Choz Belen make up the production duo, StudioAPA, specializing in the production of animated films and music videos.
From 2001 to 2005, Nguyen has made appearances as a young actor on films and network television programs such asLas Vegas,Scrubs,Freaks and Geeks,Are You Afraid of the Dark?,Jarhead, andThe Man Show.
Nguyen is the co-founder of ChannelAPA.com,an online news source that started in 2008 which posts current news updates and video interviews about Asian Americans in mainstream/independent media. According to KoreAm Magazine and Myx TV, it was featured as one of the top Asian American news sources to follow. As it is frequently updated, it ranks as one of the most popular news sources for Asian American entertainment.Asian Pacific Americans for Progress named Nguyen the Top AAPI Unsung Hero in 2009 for his contributions to Asian American media.