"Thu Tran is a writer and producer, known for Food Party (2009)." Thu Tran is the star of the Independent Film Channel television show Food Party and MTVother web series Late Night Munchies. She is of Vietnamese descent and was raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She now lives in Brooklyn. She crafts many of the puppets herself. She is also a cook. Thu first learned to cook from her parents and then attended the Cleveland Institute for Art. She then moved to New York and created food-themed art installations.
Thu was named on Splashlife's list of 30 Under 30: Futuristic Foodies.