3 upcoming All-time Favorite Artistes, who have had at least a decade of experience in showbiz, featured in this wk's edition of #iweekly . The upcoming #sa2017sg on April 16th marks the first time in ard 13 yrs that sees more than 2 recipients for the prestigious award. The last time we saw that was back in 2004 when Zoe Tay, Li Nanxing and Chew Chor Meng became the inaugural #超级红星 having won 10 consecutive Top 10 awards.
1) Firstly we got #joannepeh who started off as a contestant for Miss Universe Singapore 2002, and soon made her acting debut in 九层糕 starring alongside a hunk whom she would end up marrying by 2014. She rose to prominence with her performance in The Little Nyonya in 2008 and beat hot fave Jeanette Aw to win her first Best Actress award in 2009. She then won Best Info-Ed Programme Host in 2011 and won her 2nd Best Actress award in 2012. Joanne is also best remembered for her role as ASP Liao Xinyi in #clif1 #clif2 #clif3 🚔. She recently made her drama comeback in #dreamcoder8 which ended its run last week.
2) #quanyifong who joined then-SBC at the age of 16, she played Guo Minghui aka Blur Queen in the first season of Don't Worry Be Happy (1996), only to be replaced by Lynn Poh for subsequent seasons due to law breaking. She overcame a failed marriage and a few controversies to earn 10 straight Top 10 awards as well as awards for Best Variety Show Host and Best Info-Ed Programme Host. She recently starred as Aloysius Pang's mother in last yr's #youngandfabulous
3) #elvinng started off as runner-up for School Belle & The Beau (predecessor to Hey Goergous) in 2005, then immediately starred in dramas like 活下去 (alongside Joanne) and 爱情零度C (alongside Rui En, which soon led to the formation of the coupling #ruivin ). Despite getting negative feedback for his role in Kinship, Elvin nonetheless strived on and won rave reviews for his performances in Together and Breakout, which led to him becoming the first Rocket Award winner. He had portrayed Sgt Zhang Guixiang 🚔 in CLIF 1, 3 and #clif4 , and can be seen in #1182sg as Jinzhi's bodyguard Deng Bo. He is only the 4th male actor to win 10 consecutive Top 10 awards.