Bobo Chan

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Bobo Chan
Chinese name 陳文媛 (traditional)
Chinese name 陈文媛 (simplified)
Pinyin chen2 wen2 yuan2 (Mandarin)
Jyutping can4 man4 jyun6 (Cantonese)
Born (1979-09-18) September 18, 1979 (age 35)
Hong Kong
Occupation Singer
Genre(s) Pop
Instrument(s) Vocals

Bobo Chan Man-Woon is a former Hong Kong singer and model. She was also an actress in several movies and TV-series.


Bobo's first movie role was in 1999's Tempting Heart. In 2001, she debut her first CD, titled Shine. Between 2003 and 2005, she joined TVB and was featured in four of their dramas before parting ways. In between 2005 and 2008, Bobo reduced her involvement with acting and focused on other projects until the infamous leak of Edison Chen's scandal photos affected her career.

Photo scandal[edit]

In January and February 2008, explicit photos were found online involving Chan and Edison Chen. Photos of Chan performing fellatio on Chen were leaked over the internet. The scandal also involved Gillian Chung, Cecilia Cheung, and others.[1] The photos badly affected Bobo's career and personal life: strong public scrutiny, cancellation of media contracts, ending all product endorsements in her image, and the end of her engagement. Bobo went into seclusion along with those involved in the photos for over a year. Eventually, Gillian, Cecilia, and Edison had returned to the entertainment industry, however, Bobo never returned. She had quietly left the industry and used the remainder of her resources to create and maintain a private business in jewelry.


  • Shine (2001)
  • bounce (2002)
  • Graceful (2002)
  • BoBo Chan - Phase 1 The Retrospect (2003)
  • Fantasia (2005)


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Television series[edit]


  1. ^ "" Edison's Conquests Sex Photos – Suspect Arrested Retrieved on 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Bobo Chan". Retrieved April 14, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Bobo Chan". Retrieved April 14, 2010. 

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