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How 6 Hong Kong celebrity mums balance family life and showbiz careers, from Marvel star Fala Chen and Gigi Leung, to Anita’s Louise Wong and ‘Goddess of Beauty’ Gigi Lai

Mother’s Day is coming soon, so we’re celebrating 6 Hong Kong icons who are mums too – from Marvel star Fala Chen and Gigi Leung, to Anita’s Louise Wong

Mother’s Day is coming soon, so we’re celebrating 6 Hong Kong icons who are mums too – from Marvel star Fala Chen and Gigi Leung, to Anita’s Louise Wong

5 May 2022 - 2:39PM
How 6 Hong Kong celebrities survived the Shanghai lockdown, from Carina Lau and Gigi Lai’s Covid-19 testing pics on Weibo, to Rain Lee’s cheerful live-streams

Many netizens are taking to the internet to share their Shanghai lockdown experiences, but what about Hong Kong celebs like Carina Lau and Gigi Lai?

Many netizens are taking to the internet to share their Shanghai lockdown experiences, but what about Hong Kong celebs like Carina Lau and Gigi Lai?

20 Apr 2022 - 4:14PM
Leslie Cheung and Daffy Tong’s epic love story: the Hong Kong icon and his partner were together for 20 years until the star’s tragic death in 2003 – but his memory lives on

April 1 marks the 19th anniversary of the death of Hong Kong icon Leslie Cheung, commemorated annually by fans – and his long-time partner, Daffy Tong

April 1 marks the 19th anniversary of the death of Hong Kong icon Leslie Cheung, commemorated annually by fans – and his long-time partner, Daffy Tong

31 Mar 2022 - 10:00AM
5 Hong Kong celebrity couples who broke up and reunited, from Faye Wong and Nicholas Tse to Jacky Cheung and May Lo – and Joe Nieh and Vivian Chow’s shock wedding

Joe Nieh and Vivian Chow shocked the world with their roller coaster break-up and wedding in just a few weeks, while it took Faye Wong and Nicholas Tse 14 years to find their way back together

Joe Nieh and Vivian Chow shocked the world with their roller coaster break-up and wedding in just a few weeks, while it took Faye Wong and Nicholas Tse 14 years to find their way back together

13 Feb 2022 - 10:00AM
8 must-watch Chinese films on Netflix, from Fan Bingbing’s I am not Madame Bovary to new film The Wild Goose Lake, a Cannes Film Festival nominee starring Hu Ge

Neo-noir thriller The Wild Goose Lake is new to Netflix in February, but there are plenty of classics by big name directors like Jia Zhangke and Zhang Yimou to catch up on

Neo-noir thriller The Wild Goose Lake is new to Netflix in February, but there are plenty of classics by big name directors like Jia Zhangke and Zhang Yimou to catch up on

10 Feb 2022 - 2:13PM
Move over, Mirror? 5 of Hong Kong’s rising music stars – from Serrini’s unique lyrical style to MC $oho and KidNey’s popular YouTube channel Trial & Error

We’re all fans of Canto-pop group Mirror, but musicians like Terence Lam and singer MC are also breathing new life into the local music scene

We’re all fans of Canto-pop group Mirror, but musicians like Terence Lam and singer MC are also breathing new life into the local music scene

7 Jan 2022 - 1:02PM
5 Hong Kong celebrities who won a MAMA – before Mirror’s Anson Lo, Canto-pop stars like Eason Chan, Aaron Kwok and Karen Mok took home the coveted award

Lo recently took home the best new Asian artist (Mandarin) award, but superstars Eason Chan, Karen Mok and Aaron Kwok were recognised for their talent by Korea’s Mnet Asian Music Awards too

Lo recently took home the best new Asian artist (Mandarin) award, but superstars Eason Chan, Karen Mok and Aaron Kwok were recognised for their talent by Korea’s Mnet Asian Music Awards too

20 Dec 2021 - 12:59PM
Hong Kong’s ‘star factory’: without TVB’s artist training course, would Andy Lau, Tony Leung, Stephen Chow and other Canto-pop and film idols have launched their showbiz careers?

A who’s who of Hong Kong stars of the 1970s and 80s started out on the studio’s artist training course – from Andy Lau, Carina Lau and Tony Leung, to Donnie Yen and Stephen Chow

A who’s who of Hong Kong stars of the 1970s and 80s started out on the studio’s artist training course – from Andy Lau, Carina Lau and Tony Leung, to Donnie Yen and Stephen Chow

16 Dec 2021 - 10:49AM
Who were Anita Mui’s best celebrity friends? Besides Leslie Cheung, Hong Kong’s Canto-pop icon was close to singers Andy Lau and Matchy, stylist Eddie Lau and her sister Ann Mui

Mui had several close male friends, often rumoured to be connected to her romantically, while key creative figures and her sister Ann helped shaped her career in showbiz

Mui had several close male friends, often rumoured to be connected to her romantically, while key creative figures and her sister Ann helped shaped her career in showbiz

1 Dec 2021 - 10:24AM
5 biopics about Hong Kong icons to watch after Anita, from martial arts film series Ip Man starring Donnie Yen, to Michelle Yeoh’s star-studded The Soong Sisters

If you loved the recent film about Canto-pop star Anita Mui, consider checking out the legendary Ip Man series or perhaps the spellbinding The Soong Sisters

If you loved the recent film about Canto-pop star Anita Mui, consider checking out the legendary Ip Man series or perhaps the spellbinding The Soong Sisters

25 Jan 2022 - 12:21PM
Inside Anita Mui and Leslie Cheung’s legendary friendship: new biopic Anita portrays the Canto-pop stars’ close bond, from collaborations on films like Rouge to dazzling duets

Canto-pop legend Mui’s close bond with Cheung, which spanned their early films like Rouge until Cheung’s finals days, is depicted in new film Anita

Canto-pop legend Mui’s close bond with Cheung, which spanned their early films like Rouge until Cheung’s finals days, is depicted in new film Anita

15 Nov 2021 - 3:16PM
Meet the 6 Hong Kong icons on China’s reality TV show Call Me By Fire, from Canto-pop stars Paul Wong and Julian Cheung, to Young and Dangerous actor Jordan Chan

Boy band Mirror may have revived Hong Kong’s Canto-pop scene, but can a handful of male performers in their 50s win a Chinese reality TV show and form a new supergroup?

Boy band Mirror may have revived Hong Kong’s Canto-pop scene, but can a handful of male performers in their 50s win a Chinese reality TV show and form a new supergroup?

1 Nov 2021 - 10:53AM
5 best Squid Game soundtrack covers and remixes, from Eka Gustiwana of Weird Genius’ EDM rendition of the Netflix series’ Red Light Green Light Game to MayTree’s a cappella track

The 20-track score of the hit Netflix series has inspired creative and spooky interpretations, from a cappella group MayTree’s voicing of the giant doll to Eka Gustiwana’s funky dance remix

The 20-track score of the hit Netflix series has inspired creative and spooky interpretations, from a cappella group MayTree’s voicing of the giant doll to Eka Gustiwana’s funky dance remix

21 Oct 2021 - 5:00AM
5 things to know about Fight Back to School – the action-comedy film starring Hong Kong icons Stephen Chow and Sharla Cheung, which turns 30 this year

Whether you’re new to the movie or a diehard fan, these extra facts about the ‘King of Comedy’ Stephen Chow’s timeless flick will surely make you appreciate it even more

Whether you’re new to the movie or a diehard fan, these extra facts about the ‘King of Comedy’ Stephen Chow’s timeless flick will surely make you appreciate it even more

11 Oct 2021 - 10:00AM
5 top Chinese martial arts actors to know, from Zhang Jin in Wong Kar-wai’s The Grandmaster and Ip Man films to Wu Jing’s cameo in The Mummy

Martial arts actors are on the rise in the midst of China’s ‘sissy idol’ crackdown, so have you seen Zhang Jin in The Grandmaster or Eddie Peng in Unbeatable?

Martial arts actors are on the rise in the midst of China’s ‘sissy idol’ crackdown, so have you seen Zhang Jin in The Grandmaster or Eddie Peng in Unbeatable?

8 Oct 2021 - 2:28PM
Fala Chen’s career before Shang-Chi: from Hong Kong TV shows and beauty pageants to acting alongside Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant and Tony Leung

Prior to playing Shang-Chi’s mum, Ying Li, Chen originally studied business and marketing before a beauty pageant kicked off her acting career …

Prior to playing Shang-Chi’s mum, Ying Li, Chen originally studied business and marketing before a beauty pageant kicked off her acting career …

23 Sep 2021 - 12:27PM
Hong Kong icon Tony Leung’s forgotten TV career: before Marvel’s Shang-Chi and Wong Kar-wai films, he trained with Stephen Chow at TVB and starred in Police Cadet

The legendary Hong Kong actor began his career as a TVB trainee and starred in Louis Cha adaptations like The Duke of Mount Deer and New Heavenly Sword and Dragon Sabre

The legendary Hong Kong actor began his career as a TVB trainee and starred in Louis Cha adaptations like The Duke of Mount Deer and New Heavenly Sword and Dragon Sabre

17 Sep 2021 - 10:00AM