Actor Zhu Houren invitations solely 10 pals to elder son’s marriage ceremony as a consequence of Covid-19 curbs
SINGAPORE – Who would veteran actor Zhu Houren invite to his elder son’s marriage ceremony banquet if he may, given Covid-19 restrictions, invite solely 10 individuals?
The reply was out on Saturday (Dec 18) when his son, director Jonathan Choo, held a lunch banquet at Grand Hyatt Singapore.
Zhu posted on social media a number of photographs of the marriage, together with the tea ceremony and marriage registration on the lodge. There was additionally a household photograph of Zhu, his spouse Vera Hanitijo and their youthful son, actor Joel Choo, with the newly-weds.
Zhu, 66, wrote within the submit that he couldn’t invite many pals and family members as a consequence of restriction in numbers.
Among the ten friends he invited had been actor Chew Chor Meng and his spouse; actress Aileen Tan and her husband, director Gerald Lee; in addition to veteran actors Richard Low and Vincent Tee.
“Chor Meng is an old friend, while Aileen and Gerald watched both my sons grow up,” Zhu defined to Chinese-language every day Lianhe Zaobao.
“Vincent has helped my son by acting in several short films directed by him. Richard and I have lots in common, and his son also knows Jonathan.”
Also invited had been Clover Films’ managing director Lim Teck; Tan’s elder sister in addition to a pastor and his spouse, who had been the marriage solemnisers.
Zhu has labored a number of occasions with Lim, together with for the upcoming Chinese New Year film Reunion Dinner. Lim is the film’s producer and the film additionally options Zhu and his youthful son Joel.
Tan’s sister used to work in Zhu’s manufacturing firm.
“I have many friends and would have liked to invite others such as Xiang Yun, Wang Yuqing, Zheng Geping and Hong Huifang, but the plan was disrupted by the pandemic,” Zhu stated.
There had been solely 100 friends on the banquet. Zhu stated there have been no performers, with the newly-weds themselves doubling up as emcees.