TW-ent Explodes with Excitement Over News that Top Stars Jerry Yan and Lin Chi Ling Have Reunited as a Couple

Taiwanese entertainment was due for some dating excitement this year after K-ent stole its thunder with 2017 filled with top K-star marriages and babies. This news is big enough to make up for a year of less exciting romance news than previous years – newspapers are reporting that the reunion of the decade just happened as Taiwan’s top model Lin Chi Ling and leading man Jerry Yan have reunited as a couple. This comes 15 years (!) since they dated in the early aughts, back them she was still at the early days of her modeling career and he was riding the high of Meteor Garden.

Their relationship was covered by tabloids but never openly confirmed by either party, and they broke up after a few years reportedly because Jerry wasn’t ready to settle down. Malaysian tabloids caught Jerry Yan arriving at Kulala Lumpur airport on November 10th and saw Lin Chi Ling picking him up before the pair went back to the hotel together. Lin Chi Ling had work there on the 10th but Jerry’s doesn’t have any events there so the media is noting that he flew there to spend time with her. This really does seem like the biggest reunion confirmation since the reunion of Faye Wong with Nicolas Tse! I hope the second time around works out for Chi Ling and Jerry. Continue reading

Ken Zhu Marries Han Wen Wen in Bali with F4 Mates Jerry Yan and Vanness Wu in Attendance

I’m inching towards celebrity wedding overload after successive Chinese and Taiwan huge stars have gotten married in the last two months alone, but I think I have it in me for one more celebratory post. TW-actor/singer Ken Zhu, most famously … Continue reading

Jerry Yan and Tong Li Ya Embark on a Deliciously Tortured Love for C-drama Loving, Never Forgetting

There is a genre of Chinese dramas called nie lian (孽恋) which basically translates as tortured love or tormented love. It’s probably a genre that closest aligns with the makjang K-melodrama. Tortured love C-dramas are all about the dysfunctional love of … Continue reading