For more than a decade, I've been following the career of stage actor and stand-up comedian Jim Chim Sui-man with interest.Sunday, 19 June, 2011, 12:00am
The battle of the sexes is perennial. But in the past year or so, an active - at times vicious - online debate has flared up to give this battle a distinctive Hong Kong characteristic. The debate has essentially pitched men and women into two extreme camps and introduced new vocabulary into the Cantonese lexicon. Each side accuses the other of serious faults and flaws.9 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
A vicious battle of the sexes is being fought on the internet.
It started in chatrooms and on the Web with men calling the fairer sex kong nui, literally Hong Kong women. But in this war the term is used to define those who are narcissistic, obsessed with money and expensive labels, and suffering from 'princess syndrome'.5 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
The Academy of Performing Arts will begin retraining programmes in September as a short-term measure to tackle the brain drain problem in the arts and cultural sectors.
But cultural critics said how to keep trained talent in the long term was a more critical issue.7 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
Simply Actors - a film tailor-made for stage comedian Jim Chim Sui-man and directed by veteran filmmakers Chan Hing-ka and Leung Pak-kin - is surprisingly unfunny - and at times even dull.28 Jun 2007 - 12:00am
Starring: Jim Chim Sui-man, Charlene Choi Cheuk-yin, Anthony Wong Chau-sang
Director: Chan Hing-ka and Leung Pak-kin
Category: IIA (Cantonese)21 Jun 2007 - 12:00am
Charlene Choi Cheuk-yin of Canto-pop group Twins has enlisted the help of a new acting coach. In a public ceremony last Thursday, Choi officially hailed comedian Jim Chim Sui-man as the master of acting by kneeling in front of him and offering him a cup of tea. To honour him as the King of Acting, Choi gave Chim a sparkling crown.5 May 2007 - 12:00am