Internet troublemakers are not my real fans, says Taiwanese singer Show Lo
Taiwanese pop idol Show Lo is quick to deny allegations that his fans are trouble- makers in the light of a recent online spat which saw Hong Kong actor Anthony Wong attacked for apparently slighting Lo.
"Actually, my fans are very, very well-mannered," the 33-year-old singer says in a telephone interview from Taiwan with Singapore media to promote his 2013 World Live Tour here next month.
"There's a lot of talk and sharing online that is irresponsible. There are a lot of people with nothing better to do who stir up conflicts online. For example, they might not be my fans but pose as them to insult other singers or celebrities."
The cyberspace feud began last June when Wong, 50, star of Infernal Affairs (2002), was mistakenly believed to have insulted Lo for unruly behaviour at an airport when a man showed Lo the middle finger.