New Year Surprise: Mr. and Mrs. Chen

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(image credit: Nylon Chen’s Facebook Page)

To be honest, I was half asleep when I saw Nylon’s post with a picture of him and Lene the other day. I thought it was a project they were involved in–again. Yet what caught my attention was the “Mrs. Chen” part so I scrolled back and read it more carefully. Sometimes it happens with just liking a picture but not reading messages entirely. So I did.

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(image credit: Nylon Chen’s Facebook Page)

It actually took about an hour or so for the media to move right in, covering all incidents and dissecting about how their relationship began. It entertained me greatly. In fact, their proposal story was quite cute, lol! (Check here for the article.) When asked, Lene said they haven’t planned the wedding reception or honeymoon yet. However, they will definitely be taking wedding pictures. Hurray! Looking forward to that. And no, she’s not pregnant, in case anyone wants to link the two as it often happens when celeb couples rushed to get married of recent. She loves kids though (and wants two–according to the above article).

The two actually met on the set of Blissful Dandelion and have been dating for six years now.

So congrats to both Nylon and Lene! 2017 is going smoothly so far.

The Daredevil in Jacky Chu

Remember how I was wondering about Jacky’s current whereabouts as of talent agency and whatnot when I updated on Qiao Qiao several months back? (Go here if you don’t remember.) Anyway, I finally got the answer what happened. He had left Boda already and joined an agency called “Yale Talents” sometime around October. That was not all because after landing a guest-starring role in Mei Ren Long Tang (美人龍湯) as a father of two kids, he scored a leading role for a movie called Shi Kong De Mei Xue (失控的美學). (The picture above was from the movie.) Mad exciting for Jacky fans, right?

So, first things first, this is his new image for Mei Ren Long Tang, I’m guessing it’s a professional role since he didn’t disclose much. (The better since there will be more surprises during the actual watching and probably there will be more info when the drama actually airs, which IS soon.) Regarding the ‘two kids’ part, I’m not totally sure, but the count is from the pictures posted so far. Here’s his daughter:

Isn’t she cute or what?

I’m guessing this is his son from the drama, BUT not too sure. From his fierce look in the scene, I wonder if that was the part he talked about with having to hit his son (which he totally didn’t want to do and had cried on Weibo about it). (Yeah, prepare for a major scolding from the audience, right? LOL!)

As for the movie, it’s currently filming and I think they survived several days of it already. All I could find out as of now is the theme of car racing. (Obviously from the pictures of the blessing ceremony.) The reason why we haven’t really heard about it much was because he had kept it under wraps at the beginning (probably when he was still studying the script and talking to the production team, etc) was because he wanted to surprise his mother.

A nice surprise during Day 4 of the filming was Ming Dao’s visit. Jacky was filming some scenes at Da Jia Riverside Park (大佳河濱公園) that day. Interestingly enough, Ming Dao brought hot coffee and hot chocolate to visit them. (It was posted on the Yale Talents’ page.) Jacky had even posted the photo on his own Weibo and had expressed his idea about 183 Club reuniting to perform in the mainland sometime this year. (Probably just old feelings and how he could get excited with the memories of 183 Club days so don’t hold your breath on this one. Though I really want to see something like this happening too, we’ll have to wait and see. And yes, for those who are wondering, Ming Dao has already been discharged from the army. Go here for more info.) The reason for Ming Dao’s visit? Actually, there might not be a specific reason at all since Ming Dao’s enjoying time off right now until he starts working again. It was nice to see him visit Jacky though. The other reason? I have a guess because it sort of add up, lol. Jacky had been whining about the cold weather during the early hours of filming so probably Ming Dao had to shut him up by bringing hot drinks to the site, lol. (No, not trying to stir anything up, just my fun guess here. Maybe I should save it for my fanfics, lol.)

Anyway, after some silence (aside from the Asia Wave hype with James), Jacky’s finally back on the radar regarding dramas. I’m excited! If only they would air Blissful Dandelion too. BUT since Mei Ren Long Tang is airing soon, I shouldn’t be asking for too much? The fact that Jacky said that he felt like he was back at J-Star sort of got me thinking he’s back into a stable point. At least I had a feeling he likes it better with a busy schedule and facing challenges, like how he’d always dive into stuff others might suggest against in the past. But whatever it is, I’m all for it! Or should I start holding my breath for a theme song in the happening? (It’s not a surprise that the main guy gets to sing for the soundtrack, right? Or am I getting ahead of myself again?)

Until next time!

*Images and information credits go to Yale Talents, Jacky Chu’s Weibo, and various other sites around the net.