wanna train/play ball with Wu Chun?

I’m doing this for a friend: The Brunei Times is auctioning off a chance to either play one-on-one basketball or get a 30- minute personal gym training with WU CHUN. Bidding is ongoing until 2pm (Brunei time) on Sunday, April 8. Of course, the winner will play/train with Chun at one of his Fitness Zone…

my 2011 in travels

I’m looking at my passport to remember the travels I have done this year. Not many compared to previous years it seems. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (March) My first trip in 2011 happened to be for the Jay Chou concert in Kuala Lumpur. To be honest, KL is not really one of my fave cities in…

behind the story: Wu Chun

(This is part of the series on behind-the-scenes while covering celebrities.) I nearly lost three precious photos today. Precious because they were personalized autographed photos for my friends from Wu Chun. I left or dropped them by accident at Krispy Kreme in Siam Paragon and almost didn’t get them back. I couldn’t blame the staff…

where does he belong?

“Showbiz is really a complicated business and I don’t belong there.” – Brunei-born singer-actor Wu Chun in an email interview prior to our face-to-face in Bandar Seri Begawan

Wu Chun’s Life Out Of The Spotlight

Brunei-born star Wu Chun tries to live an anonymous life in his hometown but finds out it’s not really possible By Yasminka Lee in Bandar Seri Begawan In this small city, people are likely to know where the two branches of Fitness Zone are located but they probably don’t care to know that it is…

all that glitter IS gold

Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque in Brunei’s capital, Bandar Seri Begawan, was built in 1958. It features a golden dome and an interior of Italian marble walls, carpeting and an elevator. It also has tunnels, which are used by the Sultan on journeys through the town.