8 QUESTIONS WITH HA YU
Veteran Hong Kong actor Ha Yu stars in third MediaCorp drama
Hong Kong actor Ha Yu is acting in his third show for Channel 8 after quitting TVB in 2012
Published on May 19, 2014 2:22 PM
A familiar face in Cantonese serials, veteran Hong Kong actor Ha Yu has been making his presence felt on Singapore TV.
He returns for his third local drama serial, playing a soccer coach in World At Your Feet, which airs on Channel 8 on weekdays at 9pm.
Speaking to Life! after the drama's press conference here earlier this month, he said: "The TV station MediaCorp gave me a chance to act in this drama, so I decided to come back. I heard the response to my first drama here, Love Thy Neighbour, was not bad."
"Not bad" is an understatement, considering that Love Thy Neighbour was the most-watched Channel 8 drama in 2011 with an average viewership of 941,000.
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