|Chinese name||吳尊 (traditional)|
|Chinese name||吴尊 (simplified)|
|Pinyin||Wú Zūn (Mandarin)|
|Pe̍h-ōe-jī||Gô͘ Kiat-chun (Hokkien)|
|Birth name||Goh Kiat Chun (吴吉尊)|
October 10, 1979 |
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
|Occupation||Managing Director, Singer, Actor, Spokesperson, model ambassador, role model,|
|Label(s)||HIM International Music (Taiwan)(2006-2011)
WOW Music (HK)(2006-2011)
Pony Canyon (Japan)(2006-2011)
Fu Long Production Co., Ltd. (2011-Present)
|Associated acts||Fahrenheit (2005-2011)|
|Ancestry||Kinmen, Fukien, Republic of China|
Wu Chun (Chinese: 吳尊; pinyin: Wú Zūn) was born on 10 October 1979, birth name Goh Kiat Chun, is a Bruneian actor, singer, model, entrepreneur, visionaire , ambassador, youth role model, and health and sport enthusiast. He speaks Malay (including local Bruneian Malay), English, Hokkien, Mandarin and limited Korean, Japanese and Cantonese.
He was widely known as a member of a Taiwanese Mandopop vocal quartet boy band Fahrenheit from its debut in 2005 to June 2011. He was the last and oldest member to join the boy band and was the bass vocalist of the group. HIM International Music, the group's record label, announced in an official statement on 22 June 2011 that Chun left Fahrenheit to concentrate on his acting career and also to spend more time with his family.
Wu Chun also starred in many popular Taiwanese drama such as Hanazakarino Kimitachihe (2006) Romantic Princess (2007), Tokyo Juliet (2006), Hot Shot (2008), Sunshine Angel (2011) and Kindaichi Case Files (2012 - 2013) and his reality show as a loving father with his daughter Nei Nei, Dad is Back (or popularly known as Daddy Is Back) in 2014. He has also starred in a few movies, most notably The Butterfly Lovers (2008) and Lady of the Dynasty (2014). He is set to star in two English films; NEST 3D with Li Bingbing and Kellan Lutz and My Other Home.
At present, he focuses on running his Brunei-based businesses inclined with fitness and health industry. To name a few, Bake Culture (Taiwan - based artisan bakery), The Energy Kitchen (creativity healthy gourmet) and Fitness Zone (largest and biggest health club in Brunei since 2003), and WoMen Hair Salon (team of professionals for international celebrities). In China, he is the Director for TV Commercial Advertisements for InterContinental Hotel.
Wu Chun have studied in Chung Hwa Middle School in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. He graduated from the RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration. He also played for Brunei's National Basketball Team and still actively participates in this field of sport among other various physical and sport related attributes.
Wu Chun has been awarded numerous recognition in Asia. To name a few, in consecutive year order, Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards (APEA) as Young Entrepreneur of The Year (2008), CQE Geneva QC Total Quality Management Model Award (2012), APEA Corporate Social Responsibility Award (2013) and most recently in 2015, he was awarded by His Majesty Hassanal Bolkiah, the King of Brunei for the Excellent Youth Award category.
Wu Chun was chosen to be an Ambassador for Brunei Anti Narcotic Drug Association in 2012 and is currently the International Brand Ambassador of Royal Brunei Airlines since year 2014. And Taiwan Tourism Ambassador.
On June 24, 2016, Wu Chun has been officially announced as Ambassador of Goodwill for a charity concert dedicated for children and athletes with special needs to be held in his home country, Brunei Darussalam.
Wu Chun and his family currently live in Brunei. In October 2013, Wu Chun publicly announced that he is happily married and has two children - a daughter and a son. He had previously kept his marriage a secret because he respects his wife's decision that she was not ready to face the publicity and just wanted to lead a quiet family life.
As a member of Fahrenheit Wu Chun has released 4 studio Mandarin albums and 3 Japanese singles. He was the last to join Fahrenheit. His publicized temperature is that of cool autumn, at 59 degrees Fahrenheit.
Annually, in his mother country, Brunei, he hosts and organizes blood donation campaigns twice a year. He also organized Saving and Preserving the Environment Campaigns, donating to the senior, youth, indigents and less fortunate sector.
Wu Chun actively gives motivational talks to the younger generation. In May 2015, he organized the first ever female run in Brunei, SHE RUNS, specially dedicated to the women community in Brunei. All proceeds were donated to Yayasan Kanser Kanak Kanak (YASKA) or Children's Cancer Foundation in Brunei.
He also took the initiative to take a 10 hours road trip from Qinghai to the small villages in China to bestow and pledge medical supplies and sports equipment to the in-need communities.
In May 2016, his Brunei based own health club organized the SHE RUNS 2016 that raised $68,000 for its beneficiaries for SPECIAL OLMPICS BRUNEI DARUSSALAM and once again YASKA (Children's Cancer Founder in Brunei) which is a huge success getting ample support from 16 countries. The event, is not only dedicated for empowering women, but according to Wu Chun, he also dedicates it for his late mother who died from cancer.
Wu Chun has and still endorsing some of the globally known brands such as the following:
- Mandom's Gatsby
- Canon Inc.
- Hong Kong Disneyland
- Allianz Global Investors - Germany
- BMW - Germany
- Illuma Premium Milk Formula - Ireland
- Infinitus 无限极 - Health Suppliment, China
- Mido (watch)
- Osim International
- ZESPRI, New Zealand
- InterContinental Hotel in China
- Royal Brunei Airlines
Some endorsements he had are as follows:
- Master Kong 3+2 (China)
- Taisun Grass Jelly (China)
- Watsons Water (China/HongKong/Macau)
- CARDANRO (China)
- ZESPRI Kiwifruit (Taiwan/China)
- Taisun Tea (Taiwan)
- C.C. Lemon (Taiwan)
- 7-Eleven (Taiwan)
- Bomy Fruit Juice (Taiwan)
- Heme Man Simple (Taiwan)
- Tera Wellness Health Club (China)
- IDSHE.com (China)
- OSIM (Taiwan)
- Super Supau Sports Drink (Taiwan)
- ALT (China)
- YELI Sports (China)
- PANCOAT (Korean fashion wear) (China)
|Year||English Title||Chinese Title||Role||Co-stars||Remarks|
|2009||The Butterfly Lovers||武俠梁祝||Liang Zhongshan (梁仲山)||Charlene Choi
|2010||14 Blades||錦衣衛||Judge of the Sands (大漠判官)||Donnie Yen
|2011||My Kingdom||大武生||Yilong (關一龍)||Barbie Hsu
|Magic to Win||開心魔法||Ling Fung/Earth Magician (“土”系魔法师)||Louis Koo
|2012||Saving General Yang||忠烈楊家將||Yang Liu Lang (禓六郎)||Ekin Cheng
|2014||Lady of the Dynasty||王朝的女人·楊貴妃||Li Mao, Prince of Shou (壽王)||Fan Bingbing
|2016||NEST 3D||谜巢3D||TBA||Li Bingbing
|A Hollywood Chinese - Australian Movie|
|My Other Home||纽约人在北京||TBA||Stephon Marbury
|Year||English Title||Chinese Title||Role||Co-Stars||Remarks|
|2005||KO One||终极一班||Tian Hong Guang (田弘光) / Wu Shi Zun (武屍尊)||Jiro Wang
|2006||Tokyo Juliet||東方茱麗葉||Ji Fengliang (紀風亮) / Akira Himemiya||Ariel Lin
|Hanazakarino Kimitachihe||花樣少年少女||Zuo Yiquan (左以泉)||Ella Chen
|2007||Romantic Princess||公主小妹||Nanfeng Jin (南風瑾) / Yoshiki Shido||Angela Chang
|The X-Family||終極一家||Fire Ambassador (火焰使者)||Jiro Wang
|2008||Hot Shot||籃球火||Wuji Zun (無極尊)||Jerry Yan
|2011||Sunshine Angel||陽光天使||Di Yaxin (狄雅辛)||Rainie Yang|
|2013||Kindaichi Case Files||金田一||Li Byron (李白龍)||Vivian Hsu
|Happy 300 Days||遇見幸福300天||Idol||Kingone Wang||Cameo|
|2014||Kindaichi Case Files Pt. 2||金田一少年之事件簿||Li Byron (李白龍)||Ryosuke Yamada
|Year||English Title||Chinese Title||Role||Co-Stars||Remarks|
|2014||Dad is Back||爸爸回来了||Wu Chun (吳尊)||Wang Zhong Lei
|Cast Member along with daughter "Nei Nei"|
|2006||TVB8 Awards: Bronze: Best Group|
|HK Metro Hits Awards: Best Foreign Newcomer|
|AF Golden Globes 2006: Taiwan's Most Improved Actor|
|2007||Top Song, TVB8 Awards: "Really Like You" 超喜歡你|
|Sprite Awards: Most Popular Idol Group (Taiwan Area)|
|Sprite Awards: "Only Have Feelings For You" 只對你有感覺 Favourite Duet Song|
|Sprite Awards: Best Group (Taiwan & Hong Kong Area)|
|13th Chinese Music Awards: Best New Group|
|KKBOX Music Charts: "Only Have Feelings For You" 只對你有感覺: Top 20 Songs of the Year|
|KKBOX Music Charts: "Hanazakarino Kimitachihe Original Soundtrack" 花樣少年少女: Best Drama Soundtrack|
|HITO Music Awards 2007: Best Male Group|
- (Chinese) Wu Chun at the China Movie Database
- http://www.bt.com.bn/happenings/2015/09/14/wu-chun-and-rb-extend-brand-ambassadorship (http://www.bt.com.bn/happenings/2015/09/14/wu-chun-and-rb-extend-brand-ambassadorship
- "'Wu Chun: I'm a dad'". asianpopnews. October 1, 2013.
- "'Wu Chun to become father again'". Channel NewsAsia. October 2, 2013.
- "Wu Chun and his wife's extremely privileged backgrounds revealed". Asiaone news. Retrieved 19 September 2014.