Terri Holladay

Terri's ready for more

Terri Holladay (right) sees herself going full throttle for the next 10 years. Having just returned from New York, the newly single model tells CitySeen she's in talks with three modelling agencies because she has decided to make a comeback.

Wednesday, 10 August, 2005, 12:00am

Every day is a Holladay

Last month, CitySeen ran a story about Terri Holladay's hiatus from the limelight. Now she is re-emerging from her shell.

A calendar was handed out during the Princess parties two weeks ago features 12 shots of Holladay posing in various items of swimwear, accompanied by commentaries on her favourite Asian dishes and a recipe for each month.

18 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Terri Holladay

Eurasian celebrity model Terri Holladay was born in Vietnam to a Vietnamese mother and American father. She has been a representative for various cosmetic, fashion and beauty companies, and in 2002 brought out her own bathing suit calendar.

Age 35

Height 1.7 metres

Weight 50.8kg

Do you work out? Yes

2 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

System failure

Having bought a copy of the South China Morning Post on Monday, February 5, I read the usual high-quality articles, but as I glanced at the 'Society' page, I noticed Terri Holladay's picture among photos of Hong Kong's leading lights.

7 Feb 2001 - 12:00am

Terri Holladay has $1m of assets frozen

Updated at 4.05pm: Socialite Terri Holladay was back in court on Thursday to face a pilot's renewed efforts to freeze almost $1 million worth of her assets.

26 Oct 2000 - 12:00am

No holiday for Holladay in dogged legal quest

Terri Holladay is at it again. It appears the Vegas-Casino-girl-turned-socialite just can't get enough of legal arguments.

Last Monday, she reached a settlement in her long-running court fight with the lawyers of former lover Cecil Chao.

By Wednesday, she was threatening to sue a pet shop owner for refusing to sell her his own dog.


27 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Holladay money

She may no longer be the queen of the glitzy set as she was during her celebrated relationship with multi-millionaire Cecil Chao, but Terri Holladay has no need to worry about where to find her next meal.

18 Apr 2000 - 12:00am


When Terri Holladay threw a mobile phone at Cecil Chao he threatened to 'kill her financially', a court herd yesterday.

The episode, in Mr Cao's office on a mid-April day in 1995, signalled the end of their relationship.

Ms Holladay told the Court of First Instance she was so supset at 'Cecil cheating on me' that she dashed into his office.

13 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

'Single but unavailable' Terri Holladay turns 30

Terri Holladay has just reached 30 and says she is looking forward to the years ahead.

'Turning 30 is probably one of the best things that's happened to me,' says Terri who, in her own words, is 'single but unavailable'.

15 May 1998 - 12:00am


I LOVE Barney's gowns and he's a good friend, too, says Terri Holladay from under a hair stylists' watchful eye. Stepping into Barney Cheng's luxurious atelier, it's easy to imagine that every customer is one of his friends.

23 Dec 1995 - 12:00am


THE TALL AND THE SHORT OF IT: Noriko and Martin Barrow at the Art Asia Gala in aid of Save The Children at the Convention And Exibition Centre. POSITION: Terri Holladay, Dino Lalvani and Julia Wen with major works.

3 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Terri's book of woe?

JUST when you thought the salacious outpourings surrounding Terri Holladay's private life were finally done with, Back bites regrets to advise there are more, much more, to come. For Ms Holladay, who bounced back from her bust-up with tycoon Cecil Chao with such gusto that she is now a regular on the Hong Kong social scene again, has teamed up with a promoter and now her agent, Shiela Arora.

29 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

Curly turn of events

MAYBE it's coincidence but Michael Constantinou, visiting hairdresser to the world's rich and famous, commented to the Post last week that Terri Holladay (yes, she used to be Terri Chao) had perfect hair that would be a dream to work on; shock, shock, he was the man with the brush and blowdryer working on Terri's tresses a few days later. Like we said, maybe it's coincidence.

8 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

A pregnant pause greets Terri's catwalk attempt

A DOUBLE-take was very much in order when scanning a letter sent to Keeping Posted by the American Women's Association concerning its 11th annual charity fashion show.

For who do we find listed as ''celebrity model'' for the night but exotic Terri Holladay - shipping and property tycoon Cecil Chao's newly taken wife.

24 Mar 1993 - 12:00am

Why Cecil and Terri hurried things along

THE reason behind property magnate Cecil Chao's hush-hush marriage to Terri Holladay has emerged - she is 41/2 months pregnant.

P.S. revealed how the pair had wed in a low-key church ceremony in Singapore last month, much to the surprise of those expecting a lavish celebration in keeping with the style of their multiple engagement parties.

21 Feb 1993 - 12:00am