BACK FOR MORE: (From left) Hong Kong stars Ekin Cheng, Jordan Chan, and Jerry Lamb. TNP PHOTO: Benjamin Seetor
It was the late 1990s and gangster chic was all the rage in Asia.
THE WANTED: Tom Parker charming a lucky fan at the arrival hall. TNP PHOTO: JONATHAN CHOO
PHOTO: YG Entertainment
In K-pop land, year after year, newcomers are rolled out of the glitzy Korean hit factory like kimchi.
All eyes are on them as they are moulded to hopefully become the industry’s next big thing.
TNP PHOTO: Latashni Gobi Nathan
The year produced a bumper crop of surprises, some weird but most good.
And none was more surprising than the tale of the little movie that made good... all the way in Cannes.
The top 10 most searched Korean stars in Singapore this year are:
1 Kim Jong-kook
2 Super Junior
PHOTO: YouTube screen grab
An unexpected holiday reunion took place on the streets of Oakland, California.
PHOTO COURTESY OF ADDY LEE
With her long wavy locks, alluring deep-set eyes and porcelain skin, 14-year-old Eleanor Yu Kaixin (above) is a ravishing beauty.
PHOTO: Apple Daily Hong Kong
They have flawless skin, shapely legs and curvaceous bodies — the stuff men fantasise about.
You may have heard about a little advertisement starring an impossible split Jean-Claude Van Damme made between two reversing Volvo trucks.
It is probably hard for Asians to imagine the allure of this ancient continent to many Americans.
But the various histories and traditions of the East can seem incredibly rich and colourful to those raised in a relatively youthful nation such as the USA.
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