Gillian Chung

Life is sweet for visitors who hit the trail to Harbour City

Chocolate has never looked as stylish as it will do during Harbour City's Chocolate Trail campaign. The initiative to sweeten up the Tsim Sha Tsui mall with displays of all things chocolate is being held for the third year and starts on Friday next week.

Thursday, 5 January, 2012, 12:00am

Q&A: Alex Fong

Of the local athletes to turn to show business, singer-actor Alex Fong Lik-sun is probably the most successful. The former competitive swimmer, who represented Hong Kong at the 2000 Olympics, had an early start in the entertainment circles as a student, playing himself in the 1999 RTHK drama series Y2K.

17 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Towering performances by mainland models, while Juno fends off press pack

Despite the lavish set-up of the 'Fashion Moment' fashion and photography exhibition at the IFC Oval Atrium - which featured mannequins elevated on a roving platform made to resemble a catwalk - all eyes were on three leggy mainland models who appeared as guests yesterday for the opening of the exhibition.

10 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

I ought to be in pictures

I Ought To Be in Pictures

Emperor Entertainment Group

Lyric Theatre, HK Academy for Performing Arts

Reviewed: Aug 29, 8pm

1 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

Last legs

When I was a hurdler at school, I didn't think having strong legs was a big deal, but ever since I entered show business I have been told repeatedly that my legs were too thick and it has been an issue in my career. I remember there were times I couldn't zip up my boots. In the last two years, I have tried different slimming machines but they didn't really work, so I decided to try Botox.

25 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Actor bristles as whiskers fail to divert prickly queries on foe

Juno Mak Chun-lung's new moustache was the centre of attention at a Nokia phone launch on Friday, despite reporters trying to change the focus to Edison Chen Koon-hei. 'I was making my album so I didn't have to see anyone and I just grew it out,' Mak said of the tash.

8 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Edison Chen tells CNN of sex-photos ordeal

Singer-actor Edison Chen Koon-hei has told how he had to hide in the boots of taxis at the peak of last year's celebrity sex-photos scandal, which resulted in his exile from Hong Kong show-business circles and left him facing death threats.

2 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Cab Chat

Cable TV received a bullet and a letter threatening Edison Chen Koon-hei. Have you ever thought about Edison being the one who sent the bullet?

16 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Gillian Chung 'ready to get back into showbiz'

Canto-pop singer Gillian Chung Yan-tung, the scandal-hit star of the Twins pop duo, put on her new-found tough image to meet the press for the first time in more than a year, telling the world that she was prepared to live showbiz life despite criticism.

11 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Quotes of The Week

These people are all troublemakers. They have stirred up s*** in Macau before and there is evidence. The 500,000-person march was also fanned by them ... How can we let them in?

7 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Explosive interview might sink comeback plans of Twins star

A television interview of Cecilia Cheung Pak-chi, one of the Hong Kong stars in a series of sex photographs taken by singer Edison Chen Koon-hei, might spell trouble for a comeback attempt by another performer.

1 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Maggie Q backs Edison Chen

While most female celebrities avoid talking about Edison Chen Koon-hei after the sex photo scandal in January, Maggie Quigley, best known as Maggie Q, has no qualms about standing by her 'very good friend'.

18 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Little sympathy for celebrities

The nude celebrity photo scandal has thrown a number of social issues into focus.

To measure the impact the incident has had on Hong Kong society, New Youth Forum (NYF), a group that aims to raise awareness of issues affecting young people, carried out a survey last month to find out how the public sees the scandal.

14 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Photo scandal hurts Gillian Chung's public image: survey

Canto-pop singer Gillian Chung Yan-tung, of the duo Twins, seems to have suffered in terms of public opinion after the nude pictures scandal, a survey has found.

Slightly more than half of the 1,677 interviewees in New Youth Forum's survey showed no sympathy towards the female victims in the scandal, while 36 per cent said they sympathised with the women.

9 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Talkback

What do you think of Edison Chen's statement?

I was saddened by Edison Chen Koon-hei's statement.

I strongly believe he has learned his lesson from this scandal and has taken note of the criticism levelled against him, that he was irresponsible. He clearly did not imagine at the time the serious consequences of his actions.

27 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

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