Edison Chen

Record producer, singer, actor, fashion designer, CEO Edison Chen

Edison Koon-hei Chen is a Hong Kong film actor, musician, producer, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. Chen is also the founder of CLOT Inc. , and the CEO of Clot Media Division Limited. His native language is English, he is able to speak and sing Cantonese and Mandarin and also speaks conversational Japanese, which allows him to be a part of multiple entertainment industries around the world.
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Chinese Star Edison Chen Buys L.A. Home With Model Girlfriend
Fox News - over 1 year
Only three months after Edison Chen and a Victoria's Secret model were seen kissing in public, the two purchased a lovely new home together in Los Angeles. The post Chinese Star Edison Chen Buys L.A. Home With Model Girlfriend appeared first on Real Estate News and Advice - realtor.com.
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Andrew Lam: Post Tiananmen: China's Body Image Shifts From Cultural to Sexual Revolution
Huffington Post - almost 5 years
Note: The essay below,reposted on the occasion of the 24th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre in Beijing. is excerpted from East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres, (Heyday 2010), Tankman There came a startling moment when everything shifted. A man carrying two plastic bags, one in each hand, stood directly in the path of a column of armored tanks, effectively preventing them from proceeding down the avenue toward Tiananmen Square in Beijing. The day before, on June 4, 1989, hundreds of pro-democracy students and workers had been gunned down in and near the square. The image of "Tank Man," as he's now called, stays indelibly in the mind. Some have said his name is Wang Weilin, a 19-year-old student, whereabouts unknown. There is speculation that he either was executed or is living in exile in Taiwan. Whoever he is, wherever he is now, dead or alive, it is certain that for a brief moment he managed to stop the machines with just his body. This unknown r...
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Emma Stone and Lucy Liu Join the Massive 'Sleeping Dogs' Voice Cast Announcement
MTV News - almost 6 years
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Going to NYAFF? Meet 'Sleeping Dogs' Stars Edison Chen and Will Yun Lee, See 'Infernal Affairs' 1 & 2 Friday
MTV News - almost 6 years
The actors will attend a panel hosted by developers United Front Games as the New York Asian Film Festival celebrates 10 years of one of the great modern crime films. Chen and Lee both have roles in United Front Games' open world homage to Hong Kong crime cinema, and will be on hand at the Walter Reade Theater on Friday, July 6th during a half hour panel hosted by the developer. United Front says Infernal Affairs, featuring a cop going undercover with the triads while the Chinese gangs have one of their own infiltrate the police, was a point of inspiration for their game. The first film, directed by Andrew Lau & Alan Mak was in large part the inspiration for Scorsese's The Departed. Will Yun Lee's credits include Die Another Day, Hawaii Five-0, and a personal favorite, the elaborately over-the-type biker movie Torque (it has motorcycle fights). Chen had a role in Infernal Affairs, but many of you may have seen him most recently in The Dark Knight. In Sleeping Dogs, Lee pla...
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Star face forces man to take plastic surgery - China Daily
Google News - over 6 years
Qin Xiaodong has a huge problem with his face: he looks too much like the Hong Kong pop singer Edison Chen. Now Qin, 25, from China's southern Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, is taking drastic action to deal with his problem – facial injections that
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Carina Lau bumps into Edison Chen - AsiaOne
Google News - over 6 years
Carina Lau has posted a photo of her and Edison Chen on micro-blogging site Weibo. The photo was allegedly taken when they saw each other at the launch of a club in Shanghai, China on August 20. The actress also had kind words Edison and encouraged him
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Now it's official: Tse and Cheung to end marriage - The Standard
Google News - over 6 years
News of their marriage difficulties first surfaced in May after actress-singer Cheung reportedly took photos with singer-actor Edison Chen Koon-hei on a Hong Kong-bound flight. tions that Cheung's relationship with Tse had already turned sour before
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New restaurant suffers power outage; business caters to smoke without fire - Gaston Gazette
Google News - over 6 years
But in addition to the first sushi served and the first under-5-year-old eating free, owner Edison Chen had his first lightning strike and his first power failure. A violent storm that tore through the town Thursday evening left thousands in the dark
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Midweek Music Preview: Neon Trees, French punk, anti-folk, and Zebra Fest is ... - Shanghaiist
Google News - over 6 years
Lineup for Sunday is as follows: Top Floor Circus, Sonnet, Blue Garden, Plastic Chocolate, Josie Ho, Edison Chen. 150RMB, 120RMB presale // 4:30pm to midnight // No. 5 Xincheng Road, Jinshan District (金山区新城路5号) Ju Qi 鞠起 @ YYT Catch some chill
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The thin line between fantasy and reality - JohnJohnSaidIt.com
Google News - over 6 years
We know, say, Oprah Winfrey, is the product of an abusive childhood, making her Horatio Alger rise to the top of the Fortune 500 all the more inspiring. and we know more about Edison Chen's libido than we really want to (an egregious case of too Much
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Pop Stop - Taipei Times
Google News - over 6 years
Cheung's gestures are the latest since the May “airplane incident” (機上事件), when she and ex-flame Edison Chen (陳冠希) snapped pictures of themselves on a flight to Hong Kong, a reminder of the naked photographs of Cheung and Chen that were leaked
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Midweek Music Preview: Week of the festivals! - Shanghaiist
Google News - over 6 years
ZEBRA FESTIVAL Edison Chen and Josie & the Uni Boys are the big headliners for Zebra fest this year, and they play on Sunday. Expect screaming masses of Chinese youth. You can also catch Shanghai band Pink Berry. Full lineup here, transportation/ticket
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Mickey Mouse Madness! CLOT X 10 Artists Customize The Iconic Mouse (PHOTOS) - Global Grind
Google News - almost 7 years
Included in the list of artists who have completed their own version of the iconic mouse are André, Makoto Azuma, Carri Munden of Cassette Playa, Edison Chen of CLOT, Dr. Romanelli, Eric So, Jakuan, Motonori Masui, Madsaki and Mister Cartoon
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Paparazzi finally catch up with showbiz' shrinking violet - China Daily
Google News - almost 7 years
Understandably, soap opera star Nicholas Tse emerged smelling of roses when his wife Cecilia Cheung was caught out having "relations" with the singer Edison Chen in 2008. Saint Nicholas stuck by his erring wife (and young son) and in doing so became
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Edison Chen has HIV/AIDS? - AsiaOne
Google News - almost 7 years
And now, word has it that actor Edison Chen has been infected with HIV/AIDS. After Hong Kong tabloids speculated in early June that the playboy star had contracted the disease, many actresses were said to have panicked and hurried to the hospital for
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Hong Kong's Edison Chen working on his comeback concert - What's on Xiamen
Google News - almost 7 years
Hundreds of Edison Chen (³Â¹ÚÏ£) fans holding invitations were prevented from attending his concert (to celebrate a jewelry store opening!) in Ningbo, Zhejiang province on the weekend. Security guards had to battle to maintain order
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Edison Chen's lewd proposition released - AsiaOne
Google News - almost 7 years
It seems like 2008 all over again for Edison Chen, 30, who is once again making headlines for all the wrong reasons. This time around it is with an ex-lover, Gloria Wong, 30, a lingerie model. It was not too long ago that Chen denied that he ever dated
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Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Edison Chen
    FORTIES
  • 2016
    After eight years of doing short roles, he is officially making a comeback to the entertainment business after he was spotted filming for Lou Ye's new project in Guangzhou on April 2016.
  • 2015
    In October 2015, it has been reported that Chen is romantically linked with a married Chinese supermodel name Shupei Qin.
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  • 2013
    Chen was due to relocate to Taiwan in early 2013 for his then girlfriend, Ann Hong, and there was talk of them getting married in the near future.
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    His final film in Hong Kong as of 2013 is The Sniper, which was filmed before the Edison Chen photo scandal.
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  • 2011
    In 2011, Chen almost ran into Tse when they were both at the same building in Hong Kong but they missed each other by twenty minutes.
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    He repeated his gratitude to her in an interview with Time Out Hong Kong magazine in March 2011.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2009
    On 1 June 2009, Chen spoke openly about the sex photo scandal for the first time since the scandal broke in an interview with TalkAsia on CNN.
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  • 2008
    Chen was runner-up to US president-elect Barack Obama in the Hong Kong Person of 2008 poll by government-run RTHK radio, with just under 30 percent of votes in the Person of the Year.
    Due to the scandal, the Google search engine rankings for 2008 resulted in Chen's Chinese name being the number 1 search term in China, and number 3 in Taiwan.
    On 21 February 2008 he publicly announced that he intended to step away "indefinitely" from the Hong Kong entertainment industry due to the sex photo scandal in 2008, in which numerous photographs of his naked body and private parts, and those of several Hong Kong Chinese actresses, were published online.
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    In January 2008, Chen was involved in a widely publicised sex scandal when sexually explicit nude photographs of himself taken four years earlier became widely circulated on the Internet.
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  • 2007
    In Chen's personal blog, he referred to an anonymous girlfriend as "V". In 2007, he finally announced that he has been dating Vincy Yeung (the niece of EEG founder Albert Yeung) for three years.
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    Chen drove to his home after midnight 9 March 2007.
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    In 2007 he was invited by Be@rbrick toys for a charity event in Hong Kong Harbour City.
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    In June 2007, he released a Mandarin album, Allow Me to Re-Introduce Myself (讓我再次介紹我自己), with tracks produced by Kanye West, Just Blaze, and Clinton Sparks.
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    In February 2007, he invested $10 million HKD to open his own multi-media company, Clot Media Division, which plans to produce movies, commercials and music albums.
  • 2006
    In 2006, he made his American debut as a Hong Kong journalist in The Grudge 2.
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  • 2004
    His first hip-hop release was in February 2004, called Please Steal This Album backed by MC Yan and Singaporean musician Hanjin Chen.
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  • 2000
    In 2000, at the age of 20, Chen landed a record deal with Emperor Entertainment Group.
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    He made his Hong Kong film debut in the film Gen-Y Cops in 2000.
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    In the early 2000 he starred alongside Cecilia Cheung in a commemorative subway commercial.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1999
    In 1999, a talent scout approached Chen while he was clubbing with friends in Hong Kong.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1980
    Born on October 7, 1980.
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