Saturday, October 4, 2008

Vivien Yeo

Vivien Yeo , born July 20 1984 in Johor Bahru, Malaysia is a Malaysian actress under contract to the TVB in Hong Kong.


Name: Vivien Yeo Siew Hui


Date of Birth:7/20/1984

Height : 5'9"

Weight : 110

Vital statistics : 34" 23-1/2" 35"

Family members : Father, mother, elder brother, younger sister

Language spoken : Cantonese , Mandarin, English, Malay

Hobbies/Talents : Playing piano, singing, reading, swimming, playing musical instruments

Ambition : To explore her career in various areas

'''Achievements :
'''1.Miss Malaysia Chinese International 2003

-Miss Photogenic

-Miss Elegance

-Miss Fresh Look

-Miss Beautiful Eye

'''2.Top 5 finalist in Miss Chinese International 2004

*Education: University Undergraduate
*Career route: Miss Astro Chinese International Pageant 2003


2007 全講風生水起

2007 娛樂最前線 E-News Front Line 2007

2007 超級愛美神 Mega Beauty Squad

2007 食神探路Culinary Travels

2007 紅粉特工隊


* Miss Astro Chinese International winner
* Top five finalist in Miss Chinese International 2004 pageants


*Moments Of Love
Miss Australia 2008

TVB Series

*Sunshine Heartbeat
*Into Thin Air
*Under the Canopy of Love
*Forensic Heroes
*The Price of Greed
*The Drive of Life
*The Ultimate Crime Fighter
*Men Don't Cry
*War of In-Laws II
*Forensic Heroes II


*Don't Blame Him


* Is very good friends with Linda Chung - both competed in Miss Chinese International 2004.

* She played the eldest sister in Sunshine Heartbeat but she's actually younger than Charmaine Li.

* She was about 20 when she starred in Sunshine Heartbeat but Charmaine was like 21-22).

Tracy Ip Chui Chui

Tracy Ip is the Miss Hong Kong 2005.


Coming from a family of 4, Ip lives with her parents. Her mother wanted to compete at Miss Hong Kong but due to her father's marriage, she gave up. Ip grew up in Hong Kong and studied at King Edward's School, Witley for a few years. In the early 2000s, she returned to Hong Kong and entered the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, majoring in fashion design. She was also a part-time model with the Elite Modeling Agency, modeling in some shows and commercials. She entered the Elite Look of the Year 2001 contest, making the top 24 but did not win anything in the end. In 2005 she competed in the Miss Hong Kong 2005.

Miss Hong Kong 2005

Ip was trained with 19 other delegates for 3 months. She visited the Tsunami affected areas like Sri Lanka and Thailand during her training. After that, on August 20, 2005, she competed at the HK Colliseum for the Miss Hong Kong 2005 crown. Even though she had negative news regarding surgery on her nose, she had a flawless performance and took the crown. She also received the title of Miss Charity. After that, she hosted some shows and performed in lots of charity shows in Hong Kong. She is also the 3rd Miss Hong Kong title winner to compete at Miss World .

Miss World 2005

Being considered a good representative for Hong Kong, Ip competed in Sanya, China for the Miss World 2005 title. She started out well for having some common "features" of former Miss World semifinalists from Hong Kong . She placed 7th in the Asia Pacific team and was close to winning the fast track event, Beauty With A Purpose. Ip also made the top 19 of the Beach Beauty Contest, which stunned many pageant fans. Ip also sold 35,000 RMB for her globe that was donated and auctioned at a charity dinner. It was the item that raised the most amount of money that night. She returned to Hong Kong on December 10.

Miss Chinese International 2006

On December 28, 2005, Ip attended a press conference for the Miss Chinese International 2006 pageant. Being a favorite from the start, Ip was expected to place in the top 3, and might even bag the crown. Surprisingly, Ip was shut out of the top 5 of the pageant. She only received a side award as a consolation. She is only one of the three Miss Hong Kong winners to not make the top 5 in the history of the pageant.


Ip afterwards hosted TVB shows like ''EBuzz''. She also signed a contract with TVB to start in some dramas. On August 12, 2006, she gave her crown and duties to Aimee Chan Yan Mei, Miss Hong Kong 2006. She also presented an award to Mr. Hong Kong 2006, Francois Huynh as he was the Handsome Group winner.



*''Heart of Greed'' as Cherry
*'''' as Anita


*''Dressage to Win'' as 大馬太
*''Love Exchange'' as Sophie
*''When a Dog Loves a Cat''
*''Moonlight Resonance'' as Ting Ting
*''The Greatness of a Hero''

Shirley Yeung

Shirley Yeung, born August 7, 1978, is a Hong Kong actress under contract to the TVB television channel.

She was the winner of the 2001 contest. She had been the favourite among audiences since the very beginning of the competition. She won 6 awards and she currently holds the record for the most awards won by Miss HK. Shirley Yeung participated in Miss Chinese International 2002, where she made the top 5. She is currently dating fellow actor Gregory Lee.


*The Threat of Love 2
*In the Realm of Fancy
*Life Begins at Forty
*Find the Light
*Blade Heart
*Angels of Mission
*Shine on you
*My Family
*Always Ready
*Bizarre Files
*The Bitter Bitten
*Au Revoir Shanghai
*The Price of Greed
*The Brink Of Law
*Devil's Disciples
*A Change of Destiny
*ICAC Investigators 2007
*The Silver Chamber of Sorrows
*Moonlight Resonance
*The Beauty of Versatility
*The Good, The Bad & The Ugly


*Kung Fung Mahjong 3

Sarah Song

Sarah Song is the current Miss Chinese International 2007 winner. She hails from the city of Sydney, Australia. She speaks three languages, , , and .

Pageant career

Sarah was known to compete at the Miss Sydney Chinese 2006 beauty pageant, where she won. She competed as #1 and was 21 years old. Standing at 5'3.75", Sarah Song was a darkhorse in both Miss Chinese Sydney and Miss Chinese International. On January 3, 2007, she arrived at Hong Kong for the Miss Chinese International 2007 pageant. On the night of the finals, January 20, 2007, Sarah was in Foshan for the finals. She won the crown and also received the Miss Chinese Culture award. Her victory by many were considered to be because of her good interview skills during the finals. She and the other top 10 delegates were asked to explain chinese slang sayings. She explained them all quite well as she spoke Cantonese.


Sarah received her prizes later in Guangzhou and returned to Sydney afterwards. Sarah will join TVB and will fly to Hong Kong in April 2007.TVB.


Sarah is now working in TVB Payvision as an entertainment news anchor. She will later participate in dramas. Recently she has appeared in the 2007 TVB TVC Awards, Mr Hong Kong 2007 and game shows. Sarah is also hosting a show called "事必關己" along with Sharon Chan, Joey Leung, Tracy Ip, Jess Shum, Ng Hang Mei, Amigo Chui, and more.

Rachel Tan

Rachel TAN Weng Kim, 陈泳锦 is a former Miss Chinese International who represented Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia when she captured the prestigious title in Hong Kong back in 2003. She was 20 when she competed and was the first and only Malaysian to ever hold the title, though Malaysian representatives have a striking track record in the pageant.

Rachel was born on May 5, 1982 in Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, to. She has a bachelor's degree in law from University of Sheffield, and a Master’s degree in law from University of Cambridge

Rachel’s Chinese origin is Fujian, and she speaks three languages including Cantonese, English and Malay. She has a sister name Denise, who is a marketing manager.

Miss Malaysia Chinese International 2002

On November 9, 2002, Rachel captured the title of Miss Malaysia Chinese International Pageant , an annual beauty pageant organized by Malaysia's premier satellite television station, ASTRO. During the competition, Rachel also bagged the Miss Photogenic Award. Her runner-ups were July LIM Sze Chia and TAN Ling Ling.

Prior to winning the pageant, Rachel walked away with a Kia Carnival MPV worth RM160,000, a cash prize of RM25,000 sponsored by Pan Malaysian Pools Sdn Bhd and other prizes. She also represented Malaysia in the "Miss Chinese International Pageant 2003", held in January, 2003.

Miss Chinese International 2003

Rachel further went on to Hong Kong to compete in Miss Chinese International Pageant representing Kuala Lumpur. On 25th of January 2003, Rachel eventually captured the coveted title beating out 12 other beautiful and ambitious young ladies from all over the globe.

In the long run, Rachel beat out press favourites like Miss Bangkok, Kullaya Duangmanee and the host contestant Miss Hong Kong, Tiffany LAM and won. Runners-up were Tiffany Lam, Miss Hong Kong and Diana Wu, Miss Toronto.

Legal Eagle

Rachel graduated from Convent Seremban High School where she was an active student who involved in the Red Crescent Society and Leo's Club. She marked excellence in her academics as she scored 7A’s in her PMR examination , 10A’s in her SPM examination .

After completing her A-levels, she did her first year at a local private college, Kamayan ATC in Kuala Lumpur before obtaining a scholarship to continue her studies at University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom.

Life at Cambridge

After graduation from Sheffield, Rachel studied her Masters in Law at University of Cambridge, and obtained a place at St Catherine’s College from October 2005 till June 2006.

Modeling and Entertainment Career

She is currently Rado ambassador for Malaysia. In her capacity as an ambassador, she attended the Stella Artois Tennis Tournament in London, traveled to Beijing for the Chinese Tennis Open and visited the Rado watch factory near Berne, Switzerland.

Rachel also had a part in a local sitcom Homecoming on ASTRO in 2003 and a theatre role in the play Leslie, the Legend. She is currently hosting TV Show “Girls’ Club” on a local channel, NTV7.

She currently has been set back in the entertainment field as she has been dubbed "too commercial".

Melissa Ng

Melissa Ng Mei Hang is a TV actress in Hong Kong. She has been a TVB actress since her leading role in the TVB 2006 episodic series ''La Femme Desperado'', where she portrayed a woman with weak personality. Melissa can speak fluent with , and , making her very good at portraying roles in different languages.

Acting career

After graduating with a major in international relations and a minor in marketing at San Francisco State University, she entered the Hong Kong entertainment industry in 1996, after placing 1st runner up in Miss Chinese International 1996 . She started out with minor roles, appearing in only a few episodes. She has portrayed roles that have to commit suicide, being killed, or even lesbian roles in the early years of her acting in entertainment industry.

However when years passed, she started playing second female lead, and eventually, she has been playing the first female lead in all her series with positive reviews. Her many series include A Kindred Spirit, Legend of Lady Yang, Secret of the Heart, Riches and Stitches, A Herbalist Affair, King of Yesterday and Tomorrow, Healing Hands III, and most recently, La Femme Desperado and Love Guaranteed which received the best and 4th best ratings for TVB series in 2006 respectively. Her hard work and prominent achievement has secured her a high status as one of the most valuable Fa-dans in TVB.

Since the filming of Tai Chi in early 2006 , Melissa has not been in any other series. After the airing of La Femme Desperado and Love Guaranteed , she has been out of the spotlight. It turns out that she became pregnant during the ending of the year, and her baby was born in July 2007. During a promotion for Tai Chi, Melissa has announced that she would spend more time with her newborn before a possibility that she will re-join TVB.

Pageant career

Melissa was crowned Miss Chinatown USA 1992. After winning the Miss Chinatown USA Pageant based in the city of San Francisco, Melissa represented San Francisco at Miss Chinese International 1996. Melissa had a great interview during the final night, where she challenged Eric Tsang in the interview, and was later crowned as 1st runner up. Due to her strong Cantonese and communication skills, she earned a contract with TVB.

Selected filmography

Notable roles

* Lai Siu in
* Ka Man in Fantasy Hotel
* Dr. Sarah Yip To in Healing Hands III
* Ko Ling in La Femme Desperado
* Hazel Kuk Yeuk Hei in Love Guaranteed
* Song Ching in The Master of Tai Chi


* 1996 Miss Chinese International Pageant: First Runner Up
* 1992 Miss Chinatown USA Winner

Lena Ma

Lena Ma , born on July 7, 1987, is the winner of the Miss Chinese Toronto Pageant 2004. She participated in Miss Chinese International 2005 but did not place in the top 3.

In 2008, Lena participated in Miss World Canada. She ended up as the 4th runner-up. She also received the Miss Photogenic and Miss Entrepreneur award. The winner of Miss World Canada 2008 was Leah Ryerse.


*Name: Lena Ma 馬艶冰
*Nickname: Lena
*Profession: Student, Model, Singer
*Date of birth: July 7, 1987
*Languages: English, Mandarin, Japanese, French
*Origin: Jinan, Shandong


*Miss World Canada 2008 4th Runner-Up
*Miss World Canada 2008 Miss Photogenic
*Miss World Canada 2008 Miss Entrepenuer for Beauty with a Purpose
*Miss Chinese Toronto 2004
*Miss Chinese Toronto Pageant 2004 Miss Friendship
*Canadian Fashion Designer Awards - Best Female Model Award