Denise Ho

'Two old men's love': Retired teacher and migrant worker come out after celebrity LGBT campaign

The couple dressed up for their Weibo video

"Coming out" has made a retired Beijing history teacher, who prefers to stay anonymous, and his lover - a water delivery worker - the most controversial topic on China's social media.

Tuesday, 22 January, 2013, 3:38pm 1 comment

HOCC & Jam Rock' N Roar Live

Canto-pop singer-actress Denise Ho Wan-see and Mando-pop singer-actor Jam Hsiao Jing-teng in concert. Jul 6-7, 8.15pm, HK Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, HK$280-HK$680 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 3628 3765

1 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Vintage to the core

A vintage cheongsam takes pride of place in Denise Ho's long and narrow closet. The black cheongsam, which features gold and orange embroidery, is more than two decades old and used to belong to her grandmother.

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

I feel more like 18 than 33, says party girl

Canto-pop singer Denise Ho Wan-sze threw a barbecue in Sai Kung last week to celebrate her birthday with hundreds of fans. Ho, who turned 33 yesterday, joked that it felt more like her 18th birthday.

'It was so much fun celebrating with my fans. It made me feel younger,' she said.

11 May 2011 - 12:00am

Denise Ho sings the praises of fung shui after shift to new digs

Singer Denise Ho Wan-sze doesn't look much like a fung shui believer, with her cool, rock-chick dress sense. But now that she's found a new home, she's converted.

Ho showed up to support the 30 Hour Famine last week as the World Vision event's guest of honour. The excited Ho said backstage that she had recently moved into a new flat.

20 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

The buzz

Look around as you walk the streets of Hong Kong, take a bus or ride on the MTR these days and you'll see people bundled up in warm clothing - some of which look more suitable for sub-zero temperatures than Hong Kong's temperate winter.

16 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Q&A: Denise Ho

Canto-pop singer Denise Ho Wan-see is known for her androgynous image. She's released songs such as Rosemary (2002) and Lawrence and Lewis (2005) that touch on homosexuality and shocked people by 'admitting' that she was gay. Although Ho (above) later explained her outing was meant to be a joke, many believed she was serious.

29 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Humble pie

My mother always wanted me to be a spokesperson for some electronic products, so she can benefit too. She is absolutely a hi-tech mum. She knows everything about all these computer things. She writes her own blog, and chats on MSN and Facebook. My dad is very trendy too. He used to drive a gold sports car to school as a teacher and told his students to clean it for him.

21 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Singer becomes shop owner for a week after months of planning

Canto-pop singer Denise Ho Wan-sze recently turned into a temporary T-shirt entrepreneur. On April 1 she opened her concept store, 'hall1cshop', at the World Trade Centre in Causeway Bay, which sold mugs and T-shirts, among other products. Designed to coincide with the launch of her latest album, Goomusic Collection 2004-2008, it was open for just one week.

9 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

My 'stalker' days are over, says Ho

Tomboy singer Denise Ho Wan-sze says her first relationship lasted only seven days because her boyfriend found her overwhelming.

'People all know me as a cool person and think I should be a free and easy type of girlfriend. But I was like a stalker and my first relationship only lasted for one week,' Ho (right) said.

15 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Age of Innocence

Lacy white corsets and ruffled tops flow freely this spring/summer.

Mesh dress (HK$25,900), corset dress (HK$48,700) and lace-up heels (HK$5,400), all by Dolce & Gabbana.

Thigh-high stockings with lace trim (HK$205) by La Perla.

7 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Count your blessings and giveyour lai see to those in need

A eye-opening trip to Cambodia with Oxfam changes the way pop star Denise Ho sees life

Canto-pop singer Denise Ho Wan-sze says that the key to a rewarding life is to be happy with what you have and to do your part to make the world a better place.

23 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Ho scales what really matters

Ten months after her debut at the Hong Kong Coliseum, singer Denise Ho Wan-sze is ready for her Music Matters gigs at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, on August 25 and 26. The concerts she describes as 'a concept rock show' are part of her What Really Matters project, a theme that highlights the progress in her career.

11 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Top Gear

A sublime car calls for a sexy new wardrobe - the cream of the autumn/winter collections.

Dress by Chloe (enquiries: 2918 1686). Thigh-high socks (HK$550) by Fogal. Shoes (HK$5,150) by Loewe.

This page: dress (HK$29,100) by Loewe. Boots (HK$14,000) by Celine. Opposite: dress (HK$28,800) by Fendi. Gloves (HK$2,550) by Celine. Boots, as before.

3 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Mistress of Suspense

Amanda Strang, Fashion Model of the Year, pays tribute to Hitchcock in true dramatic style.

Dress, to order, by Versace. Gloves (HK$2,685) by Agent Provocateur.

Opposite: jacket (HK$3,000) by Hidy Ng. Hot pants (HK$2,700) and headband (HK$2,400) by Prada. This page: dress (HK$12,000) by Barney Cheng.

9 Feb 2007 - 12:00am