Nam Phan: Building a Reputation

August 16, 2010

First generation Vietnamese-American Nam Phan wants to be to Asian Americans what he says he never had: A role model.

Phan walks into Season 12 with an edge in experience over most of the other lightweights, and fans are calling him early favorite to win the whole show. He's good off his back and he has a fearless tenacity on his feet that's tough to match, but will it be enough to earn a spot in the house? Tune in September 15 at 10P/9c to find out!