Cavin Soh

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Cavin Soh
Chinese name 蘇智誠 (traditional)
Chinese name 苏梽诚 (simplified)
Pinyin Sū Zhīchéng (Mandarin)
Born (1970-11-17) 17 November 1970 (age 46)
Singapore Singapore
Occupation Actor, host, singer
Voice type(s) Tenor/Countertenor
Label(s) Hype Records
Years active 1990s-present
Spouse(s) Serena Yeo (2009–present)
Children 1 son and 1 daughter
Ancestry Hakka

Cavin Soh (Chinese: 苏梽诚; pinyin: Sū Zhīchéng) is a Singaporean actor, host, and singer.

Career[edit]

Soh used to be a lead singer in the band Dreamz FM (梦飞船)[1] and a radio deejay on MediaCorp's Chinese language station Y.E.S. 93.3FM before switching to television and acting. In 2005, he won the Best Supporting Actor award for his portrayal of Zhou Daqiu, the antagonist, in Portrait of Home. The character was also voted the Top 10 Most Memorable Villains at the Star Awards 2007 anniversary special.

Besides acting in dramas, he still juggles his musical interests with television commitments. He has written and performed the theme songs of a number of drama series and was a judge on SuperBand and Campus SuperStar.

Personal life[edit]

Soh was educated at Maris Stella High School (Primary and Secondary). Got Diploma in Mechanical Engineering at Ngee Ann Polytechnic and did his honours at UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW, Scotland. He married Serena Yeo in December 2009 and they have a son Kayden (2011) and a daughter Bethany (2013).[2]

Filmography[edit]

Television Dramas[edit]

Year Work Role Notes
2002 Don't Worry, Be Happy
敢敢做个开心人
Springs of Life
春到人间
2003 True Heroes
真心英雄
Wu Zhiguang 吴志光
A Child's Hope
孩有明天
Fan Danshun
Home in Toa Payoh
家在大巴窑
Zhou Pengkun 周朋琨
2004 I Love My Home
我爱我家
2005 My Lucky Charm
情来运转
Portrait of Home
同心圆
Zhou Daqiu 周大丘
Portrait of Home II
同心圆2
2006 My Sassy Neighbour II Ah Huat Channel 5 production
A Million Treasures
百万宝
2007 Mars vs Venus
幸福双人床
Hanns 吴国汉
Metamorphosis
破茧而出
Jin Yongjian
2008 Our Rice House
我们的饭店
Xiao Fan
Love Blossoms II
心花朵朵开
Pan Jiaqiang
2009 Perfect Cut II
一切完美2
Patrick Channel U production
Your Hand in Mine
想握你的手
Wu Youli
吴有礼
2010 Mrs P.I.
查某人
Zhang Yongjun
章永俊
  • Pairs up with Apple Hong
  • 1/3 of the Male Lead 三大男主角之一
Secret Garden 秘密花园 Guest appearance
Channel U production
2011 The In-Laws
麻婆斗妇
Wang Jieqi
王杰奇
  • Pairs up with Apple Hong
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Love Thy Neighbour
四个门牌一个梦
Dai Deliang
戴德良
  • Pairs up with Ng Hui
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2012 Jump!
跳浪
Yan Tianfa
颜天发
  • 1/2 of the Male Lead 两大男主角之一
Yours Fatefully
孤男寡女
Wu Zhenbang
吴振邦
  • Pairs up with Eelyn Kok
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Don't Stop Believin'
我们等你!
Zhou Yaoguang
周耀光
2013 C.L.I.F. 2
警徽天职2
Jimmy Dai Dadong
戴大东
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Disclosed
揭秘
Guo Zijian
郭子建
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2014 C.L.I.F. 3
警徽天职3
Jimmy Dai Dadong
戴大东
  • Supporting Role 男配角
118 Lin Zhigao
林志高
  • Pairs up with Youyi
  • Supporting Role 男配角
  • 255-ep long running drama
2015 Let It Go
分手快乐
Man, Wen Xiongqiang
文雄强
  • Pairs up with Mindee Ong
  • 1/2 of the Male Lead 两大男主角之一
Life Is Beautiful
初一的心愿
Fei Ge
肥哥
2016 Eat Already?
吃饱没?
Big Boss
大老板
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2016-2017 118 II Lin Zhigao
林志高
  • Supporting Role 男配角
  • 218-ep long running drama
2017 Home Truly
回家
Bao Weibin
包韦斌
  • Pairs up with Adele Wong
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Mightiest Mother-in-Law
最强岳母
Zhang Zhongming
张忠鸣
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Nanny Hero
爱不迟疑
Zeng Guaugrong
曾光荣

Variety Shows[edit]

Year Work Notes
2014 Back to School 超龄插班生 Co-hosted with Jeremy Tian
2013 Let's Cook 全民新煮意 Won, Best Info-ed Programme Show Host, Star Awards 2014

Co-hosted with Quan Yi Fong

Where the Queue Starts 4 排排站,查查看4 Co-hosted with Bryan Wong
2012 Knock! Knock! Who's There? 啊!是你到我家! Nominated, Best Variety Show Host, Star Awards 2013

Co-hosted with Bryan Wong

2011 ComChest True Hearts Show 2011 公益献爱心2011
2010 Gatekeepers 小兵迎大将 Guest appearance (2 episodes)
2009 Where the Queue Starts 3 排排站,查查看3 Co-hosted with Bryan Wong
ComChest True Hearts Show 2009 公益献爱心2009
2008 Channel 8 45th Anniversary Gala 新传媒45周年台庆 Guest performer
Junior Home Decor Survivor 迷你摆家乐
2007 Barter Trade II 物物大交换II
Where the Queue Starts 2 排排站,查查看2 Co-hosted with Bryan Wong
Nominated – Best Variety Show Host, Star Awards 2007
2006 Where the Queue Starts 排排站,查查看 Co-hosted with Bryan Wong
Night Walk 步夜城

Discography[edit]

Drama Theme Songs[edit]

Song Series Notes
《路过》 The In-Laws
《知足》 The Best Things in Life Nominated – Best Drama Theme Song, Star Awards 2011
《想握你的手》 Your Hand in Mine episodes 91 – 180
《企鹅爸爸》 Daddy at Home Nominated – Best Drama Theme Song, Star Awards 2010
《太习惯》 Love Blossoms II
《完整》
《无可取代》 Love Blossoms (I & II)
《心花朵朵开》 Love Blossoms (I & II) Nominated – Best Drama Theme Song, Star Awards 2009
《自己的天空》 Home in Toa Payoh Nominated – Best Drama Theme Song, Star Awards 2004
《身边的你》 Viva Le Famille II Nominated – Best Drama Theme Song, Star Awards 2003

Dreamz FM[edit]

Singles
Year Song Notes
2002 《快乐至上》 One of the theme songs of Springs of Life
2001 《天外有情》 Theme song of Master Swordsman Lu Xiaofeng 2
《天天好心情》 Theme song of Story of Ah-Can
1999 "Together"
《心连心》
Sung with Evelyn Tan
National Day 1999 theme song

Accolades[edit]

Year Accolades Representative work Notes
2005 Star Awards 2005, Best Supporting Actor Portrait of Home Won
2007 Star Awards 2007, Best Supporting Actor Mars vs Venus Nominated
2007 Star Awards 2007, Best Variety Show Host Where The Queue Starts 2 Nominated
2012 Star Awards 2012, Best Supporting Actor Love Thy Neighbour Nominated
2013 Star Awards 2013, Best Variety Show Host Knock! Knock! Who's There? Nominated
2014 Star Awards 2014, Best Info-ed Programme Show Host Let's Cook Won
2017 Star Awards 2017, Top 10 Most Popular Male Artistes N/A Nominated

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