‘Buy it!’ – the signature quote of top Chinese KOL Li Jiaqi, who set the record of selling 15,000 lipsticks within five minutes. Photo: @李佳琦Austin via Weibo. Illustration: Haitong Zheng/Jing Daily.

Live-streaming KOL meltdowns: what we can learn from Weibo star Li Jiaqi’s viral sticky egg ‘non-stick’ frying pan humiliation

Brands can reach new audiences effectively by partnering with trusted KOL influences – but there are risks involved, as lipstick-loving Li Jiaqi’s infamous frying pan embarrassment proves

Topic |   Fame and celebrity

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‘Buy it!’ – the signature quote of top Chinese KOL Li Jiaqi, who set the record of selling 15,000 lipsticks within five minutes. Photo: @李佳琦Austin via Weibo. Illustration: Haitong Zheng/Jing Daily.
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Brigitte Lin in one of her most iconic roles, as a wig-wearing drug trafficker in Wong Kar-wai’s gritty city portrait Chungking Express, from 1994. She would retire from the screen soon afterwards.

How Brigitte Lin became one of Hong Kong’s best known movie stars: 7 of her most memorable film roles

As beloved Hong Kong movie legend Brigitte Lin celebrates her 65th birthday, we look back on her most memorable roles – from Peking Opera Blues to Dragon Inn, and Swordsman II and Chungking Express

Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Brigitte Lin in one of her most iconic roles, as a wig-wearing drug trafficker in Wong Kar-wai’s gritty city portrait Chungking Express, from 1994. She would retire from the screen soon afterwards.
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