Pay Chen is a TV and radio host, producer, and writer with a passion for food and cooking. Born in Taiwan and raised in Nova Scotia, Pay is based in Toronto where she hosts The Pay Chen Show on Newstalk 1010, and is a regular on a variety of TV programs. She comes from a family that continues to make tofu and Taiwanese food at the Halifax Farmers’ Market after more than thirty-years.
Pay’s TV credits include: Cityline (City), Breakfast Television (City), Canada AM (CTV), George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight (CBC), G4 TechTV, the Biography Channel Canada, Degrassi: The Next Class (Family), 4 Square (Trehouse TV), in addition to writing for the preschool series Wee 3 and My Big, Big Friend. Pay also contributes food and travel content to various publications.
She is very good at Twitter, petting dogs, eating pastries and cheese.