Monday, December 31, 2007

Happy New Year!

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Happy New Year 2008!!! May the coming year be filled with happiness, peace and joy! Young people(and some young at hearts) don't party out too hard till you get into trouble..haha enjoy the night!

Sunday, December 30, 2007

More on Charmaine

Charmaine's latest schedule:
Date : 31/12/2007 (Monday)
Time: 11.43 pm (around)
Venue: Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Tsim Sha Tsui

Ivy :
1. Charmaine's attending the New Year Countdown tomorrow! For people who can watch TVB Jade Channel tune in to the countdown at 11.30pm tomorow(Hong Kong time).

2. Reminder to Charmaine's fans keep voting for Charmaine for the Bank of China credit card. Voting ends 1st of January and Charmaine is in 12th position. She needs to be in top 10 to be considered. To vote click on this link Click 投票 under her name 佘诗曼. You can vote every 30 minutes.

3. Also keep voting for Charmaine for the Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards 2007. For voting procedures click this link

TVB's Top 10 series of 2007

It is coming to the end of the year and the beginning of a new year. So it is time for us to look at the summary of what TVB has offered us for the whole year which kept us glued to the TV screen the whole day and would rather skip our meals than move a feet away from the TV set OR left us off the tv screen with dramas that you wouldn't even bother exists. Here I present you the top 10 TVB drama serials of 2007.

The Big Winner of 2007:

Taking the No. 1 spot is The Family Link. Starring Sheren Tang, Kiki Sheung, Cecilia Yip, Michael Tse. Averaging with 32.4 points and peaking with 42 points.

No.2 Fathers and Sons. Starring Bobby Au Yeung, Yoyo Mung, Ha Yu, Tavia Yeung and Wong Hei. Averaging with 32.3 points and peaking with 39 points.

No.3 Heart of Greed. Starring Ha Yu, Sussana Kwan, Michelle Yim, Moses Chan, Lee Si Kei, Bosco Wong, Raymond Lam, Tavia Yeung, Linda Chung, Yoyo Mung, Fala Chen, Lai Lok Yi. Averaging with 32 points and peaking with 46 points.

No.4 Ten Brothers. Starring Frankie Lam, Kenix Kwok, Lai Lok Yi. Averaging with 31.3 points.

No.5 On The First Beat. Starring Ron Ng, Samuel Chan, Michael Tao, Sonija Kwok, Joey Yung, Kenny Kwan, Kate Tsui. Averaging 31.2 points.

No.6 Green Grass Of Home. Starring Sunny Chan, Christine Ng, Evergreen Mak, Natalie Tong, Lai Lok Yi, Suki Chui, Yuen Wah. Averaging with 30.8 points.

No.7 Steps. Starring Steven Ma, Bernice Liu, Fala Chen, Matthew Ko, Kate Tsui, Wayne Lai. Averaging 30.4 points.

No.8 The Drive Of Life. Starring Damien Lau, Michael Miu, Liu Ging Sang, Sheren Tang, Charmaine Sheh, Raymond Lam, Jessica Hsuen, Gigi Wong, Joe Ma, Myolie Wu, Ron Ng, Feng Shao Feng, Toby Leung, Ng Wai Kwok. Average of 30.3 points.

No.9 War And Destiny. Starring Myolie Wu, Ron Ng, Sunny Chan, Mandy Cho, Shek Sau, Lau Dan, Charmaine Li. Averaging with 29.7 points.

No.10 Men Don't Cry. Starring Dayo Wong, Cecilia Yip, Lam Ka Wah, Vivienne Yeo, Benz Hui, Charmaine Li. Average of 29.4 points.

Lowest Rated Drama of 2007 :

Life Art. Starring Gigi Lai, Kevin Cheng, Paul Chun, Evergreen Mak, Astrid Chan, Ben Wong, Natalie Tong. Average of 26.6 points.

Ivy's thoughts: I was surprised at first as The Family Link took the No.1 spot of 2007. I was expecting Heart of Greed to take the place but instead it came in 3rd. I think the whole plot of the "housewifes" really suits the Hong Kong audience as housewifes and children are mainly the people who watches drama serials in Hong Kong. The whole "family" theme suits them best and this is exactly what the series is about! The ups and downs of family matters. That is why if you are aware the no.2 and no.3 spot also went to series which run around "family affairs". Fathers and Sons (the title tells all) and Heart of Greed (greed over wealth between a family).

Ten Brothers was the series which I skipped in 2007 so theres not much I could talk about it. I was put-offed by the plot of the series about 10 magical brothers. I think the main selling point of the series is the collaberation between husband and wife: Kenix and Frankie. After family what comes next? Society. That is what HK audience look at next based on the position of the following series: On The First Beat, Green Grass of Home and Steps. These series' main plot is more towards the society than to family matters. OTFB(police force and security), GGOH(health & environment) and Steps(health & exercise).

The third point HK audience look at is Meaningful and Worth-Watching-Series. Taking 8th place after Steps is The Drive Of Life followed by War and Destiny and Men Don't Cry. The Drive of Life is one of the most worth watching series of 2007 and also meaningful. How often are you able to watch a 60 episode colaboration drama series with such a huge cast from HK and China? Besides that the series is meaningful to HK residence as it talks about the 1997 handover. War and Destiny is another meaningful series to Chinese as it revolves around the China-Japan War. I am yet to watch Men Don't Cry so nothing to say.

Life Art as the lowest rated series of 2007? Don't let the poster fool you! It may be the lowest rated series but the highest rated poster of 2007! The poster looks really great but too bad the series really is...I gave up halfway watching it. It isn't Gigi or Kevin's acting but just something about the series make you off your TV set straight away. It is such a waste of cast as Gigi and Kevin is among my favourites too. So what do you think of the ratings of 2007 dramas? Which is your favourite drama of the year?

Thursday, December 27, 2007

Charmaine's Latest Blog Entry: Do you like my hairstyle?

Charmaine: To shoot for the coming year's calender the hairstylist in charge helped to design this hairstyle specially for me. Is it nice?

The whole shooting process was very suffering. I feel that the hardest part is I have to curve my back non-stop to pose for the shoot. And it is really hard and tiring.

But after looking at the shooting result which came out great, whatever hardship was worth it.

More Pictures:

pictures credit to Charmaine Sheh's TVB Blog. To see the original post please visit her blog. The link is on the sidebar of my blog.

Ivy's thoughts:
Honestly I don't really fancy Charmaine's hair and make up here. Luckily the China Doll hairstyle is only for the photoshoot and not her real hairstyle. Her make up is also too heavy at the eye area. But then I understand for a photo shoot heavy make up is necessary. If not you don't stand out in the crowd. The result of Charmaine in the calender came out pretty good(picture below). The hair and make up came out well in the real thing. Pity her as she has a pretty hard pose for the calender and could you imagine posing like that for hours? I could imagine a terrible backache for days! But then once again Charmaine shows her proffesionalismImage Hosted by

Calender (November):
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Thank you WPSim for helping me with the blog entry translation.

*added 28th Dec* More pictures:

pictures credit to Kevin Cheng's TVB blog

Forensic Heroes 2 casts celebrates Frankie Lam's Birthday

The casts of Forensic Heroes 2 celebrated Frankie Lam's birthday. Here are some pictures of the event. Frankie's cake is Olympic They seem to be having a nice night. Frankie's birthday is on the 19th December(same as my bro). Happy Belated Birthday Frankie. He's 40 this year but he looks younger than his age. Many celebrities really surprise me with their age eg. Raymond Cho, Chiu Nga Zhi, Michael Miu, Michelle Yim, Annie Man....

They really age very well and also with style. Just like Michael Miu, very dashing and stylish for his age and not to mention still very good looking. Charmaine also does not look her age. To me she still looks like she's in her 20's. Here are more pictures of the event.

Charmaine's picture:

More pictures of Frankie & his cake:

pictures credits to Please ask for permission before reposting pictures.

Wednesday, December 26, 2007

Video Clips!!

Here are 2 clips with Charmaine in it. First one is TVB artistes wishing a Happy New Year and the second one is a news clip of the recent TVB Sales Presentation at Guangzhou which Charmaine attended. Enjoy!

Clip 1

Clip 2

clips credits to smacky975 from

I'll post more clips when I find more. I'll also post some interesting clips of Charmaine that I may come across.

Raymond & Charmaine coming to Malaysia!!

Raymond Lam and Charmaine Sheh is coming to Malaysia in January. Although I don't think they are appearing together. Ray is here to promote his album and attend the Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards while Charmaine is here for a promotion event. Ray is coming on 24-26th January. Charmaine's schedule is not yet confirmed. I'll post updates on this when I have more information. More info will be released soon I'm sure. Stay tuned for more updates!

By the way I heard that Ray's album is selling for RM79. So people go get his album or you may consider getting it when he comes coz maybe there is an autograph session!

p.s. Vote for Charmaine in Astro Awards

Monday, December 24, 2007

Merry Christmas!!

Ivy: Merry Christmas everyone! Hope you guys have a wonderful holiday! On a sidenote Forensic Heroes 2 filming for Charmaine is wrapping up soon so her break is starting soon =) Besides, Charmaine is coming to Malaysia this January. Hope I get to see her in person!(Make that my Christmas wish..haha)

Sunday, December 23, 2007

Bank of China Credit Card: Vote for Charmaine

Bank of China is doing a vote for people to vote which female artiste they choose to appear on Bank of China's credit card and Charmaine Sheh is one of them in the list. So fans please go support her and vote for her!! Please go to this page to vote for her. Click 投票 under her name(佘诗曼) to vote. You can vote as many times as you want. But you can only vote once every 30 minutes.

P.S Don't forget to continue to vote for Charmaine in Astro WLT Drama Awards 2007

Friday, December 21, 2007

Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards 2007 Full Nomination List

Here is the full nomination list for the Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards 2007. Wanted to wait for Astro Website but then...hmm..they're taking ages. Thanks loads to my friend Karen for helping me with the list really appreciate it =) Fans of Charmaine who are only interested on how to vote for her please click this link

To vote using sms key in the category code which is beside the category name and leave a space then key in the alphabet for the character and send to 33888. eg. WLT1 A then send to 33888

Voting ends on 19th January 2008 2359 hours.
NOTE: Only Malaysian and Singaporean residents subscribing Digi/Celcom/Maxis prepaid/postpaid can vote.

My Favorite Character(WLT1)
A) Ting Siong Wong (Life Made Simple) - Roger Kwok Chun On
B) Wong Kei Fung (Life Made Simple) – Jessica Hester Hsuan
C) Matt Ko Ho Fung (Always Ready) – Ekin Cheng Yi Kin
D) Sandra See Chor Kei (Always Ready) – Linda Chung Ka Yan
E) Chiong Man Tou (Bar Benders) – Adam Cheng Siu Chao
F) Man King Leung (La Femme Desperado) - Michael Tse Tin Wah
G) Hilda Hoi Kiu (La Femme Desperado) – Sheren Tang Chui Man
H) Chai Fun (La Femme Desperado) – Raymond Lam Fung
I) Siong Chi (Safe Guards) – Steven Ma Chun Wai
J) Alan Sam Long (Under The Canopy Of Love) – Kevin Cheng Ka Wing
K) Ko Yat Si (Under The Canopy Of Love) – Niki Chow Lai Kei
L) Kuen Lik (Under The Canopy Of Love) – Bosco Wong Chung Chak
M) Yim Man Hei (Dance Of Passion) – Bowie Lam Po Yi
N) Chiu Yuk (Dance Of Passion) – Ada Choi Siu Fan
O) Kai Ming Fung (Dance Of Passion) – Gigi Lai Chi
P) Ka Chun Fan (Dance Of Passion) – Charmaine Sheh Sze Man
Q) Tim Ko Yin Pok (Forensic Heroes) – Bobby Au-Yeung Chan Wah
R) Ku Ping On (War And Destiny) – Myolie Wu Hang Yee
S) Chai Bak Chuen/ Fan Zhi Chai (Land Of Wealth) – Moses Chan Ho
T) Ba Ba Ha Yi Ko Wa (Land Of Wealth) – Sonija Kwok Sin Lei

My Favorite Drama(WLT2)
A) Life Made Simple
B) La Femme Desperado
C) Safe Guards
D) Forensic Heroes
E) Land Of Wealth

My Favorite Themesong(WLT3)
A) Chui Si Hau Meng (Always Ready) – Ekin Cheng Yi Kin
B) Wui Yau Zhi Heong (Safe Guards) – Steven Ma Chun Wai
C) Ching Kong (Under The Canopy Of Love) – Kevin Cheng & Niki Chow
D) Hang Yee (War And Destiny) – Myolie Wu
E) Wooi Tung Tin Ha (Land Of Wealth) – Eason Chan

My Favorite Leading Actor(WLT4)
A) Ting Siong Wong (Life Made Simple) - Roger Kwok Chun On
B) Chiong Man Tou (Bar Benders) – Adam Cheng Siu Chao
C) Chai Fun (La Femme Desperado) – Raymond Lam Fung
D) Man King Leung (La Femme Desperado) - Michael Tse Tin Wah
E) Siong Chi (Safe Guards) – Steven Ma Chun Wai
F) Tim Ko Yin Pok (Forensic Heroes) – Bobby Au-Yeung Chan Wah
G) Yim Man Hei (Dance Of Passion) – Bowie Lam Po Yi
H) Alan Sam Long (Under The Canopy Of Love) – Kevin Cheng Ka Wing
I) Kuen Lik (Under The Canopy Of Love) – Bosco Wong Chung Chak
J) Chai Bak Chuen/ Fan Zhi Chai (Land Of Wealth) – Moses Chan Ho

My Favorite Leading Actress(WLT5)
A) Wong Kei Fung (Life Made Simple) – Jessica Hester Hsuan
B) Hilda Hoi Kiu (La Femme Desperado) – Sheren Tang Chui Man
C) Chiu Yuk (Dance Of Passion) – Ada Choi Siu Fan
D) Kai Ming Fung (Dance Of Passion) – Gigi Lai Chi
E) Ka Chun Fan (Dance Of Passion) – Charmaine Sheh Sze Man
F) Ko Yat Si (Under The Canopy Of Love) – Niki Chow Lai Kei
G) Ku Ping On (War And Destiny) – Myolie Wu Hang Yee
H) Emily Ching Mei Lai (CIB Files) – Christine Ng Wing Mei
I) Samantha Hui Sam Yin (CIB Files) – Maggie Shiu Mei Kei
J) Ba Ba Ha Yi Ko Wa (Land Of Wealth) – Sonija Kwok Sin Lei

My Favorite Scene Stealer(WLT6)
A) Tong Kwok Shui (Life Made Simple) – Benz Hui Shiu Hung
B) Lei Nga Sin (Charmed Beneath) – Kiki Sheung Tin Ngor
C) Jacky Yip Man Phak (Always Ready) – Wong Shue Hei
D) Siong Zheng Man (Safe Guards) – Ram Tseung Chi Kwong
E) Siong Chung (Safe Guards) – Wayne Lai Yiu Cheung

My Favorite Couple(WLT7)
A) Ting Siong Wong & Wong Kei Fung (Life Made Simple)
B) Matt Ko Ho Fung & Sandra See Chor Kei (Always Ready)
C) Man King Leung & Hilda Hoi Kiu (La Femme Desperado)
D) Sung Tung Shing & Ka Chun Fan (Dance Of Passion)
E) Alan Sam Long & Ko Yat Si (Under The Canopy Of Love)

Unforgettable Moment(WLT8)
A) Inside the operation theatre, Ah Wong’s emotions got ‘kek tung’ and he said his biggest wish is to marry 'lou por chai'. (Life Made Simple)
B) Hilda was shocked because it was actually Ko Ling who betrayed her. (La Femme Desperado)
C) Siong Chung became the person in charge of the Bureau, he gave a powerful speech and later announce Chi as his successor. (Safe Guards)
D) Hei told Fung who pretended to be Yuk that Fung was the only one in his mind. (Dance Of Passion)
E) The Chai family was being executed . Chuen secretly went to the scene and witnessed the execution with sadness and misery. (Land Of Wealth)

My Favorite Bizzare Character(WLT9)
A) Ting Siong Wong (Life Made Simple) - Roger Kwok Chun On
B) Lei Siu Ho (Life Made Simple) – Angela Tong Ying Ying
C) Hong Tin Yum (Men In Pain) – Damien Lau Chung Yan
D) Mau Siu Kam (Dance Of Passion) – Chow Ka Yi
E) Fei Tin Em (Ten Brothers) – Nicky Lo Koon Fung

The ones highlighted in red are nominations for Charmaine. As I am a Charmaine fan I'll vote for her of course! To all Charmaine fans please vote for her. If you are a Charmaine fan please go to my recent post to get more details on how to vote for her. The reason I post the full nominations is so that people could refer to the codes of all the nominated artists and the respective category they are nominated in English as there are many TVB fans out there who are English educated like me....

Happy voting everyone!

Raymond Lam: 爱在记忆中找你 Album

Hehe as I have mentioned I bought Raymond Lam's album during my trip to Hong Kong. Just explored the album and I think it is time to brag about it..hahaha. Best thing is first I got the cover I wanted!!(the picture above) The one thing weird is that the cover is made of cardboard but no matters as long as there's Ray's picture on it! On the backcover is as usual the list of tracks in the CD but the layout is more unique for Ray's album(below).

There's 10 tracks in total and all of the songs are great. Every track is very nice. If I were to pick a faavourite track I'll pick...hmmm..ALL!!haha. In the cover there is a booklet. The booklet is full of Ray's pictures featured from all 3 covers. Below are some of the pictures in the booklet.

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Besides the booklet there is also a poster together with the music lyrics and also a bonus DVD containing two MV's from the song track 1 and track 3 of Ray's album(pictures below). No regrets buying the album and loving it more and more =) Gonna go listen to his songs now..lolz. By the way the 1st and 2nd track is on track 1 and 2 of my playlist. Please do not ask for download and get his album to show support!

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p.s Don't forget to continue voting for Charmaine in Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards! Voting procedure below.

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards 2007 *Voting Procedure*

The following is the procedure to vote for the Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards 2007 which will be held on the 26th of January 2008. Voting has already started and the deadline to vote is 19th January 2008 at 2359 hours.

Who can vote?
Malaysian residents or Singaporean residents subscribing Digi/Maxis/Celcom pre-paid/post-paid line can vote through SMS and Malaysian residents with Telekom Malaysia landline.

How to vote?
These are the procedure to vote for Charmaine Sheh in the categories she is nominated in. I will post the full nomination list once Astro Website releases it.

My Favorite Character
Kah Chun Fan (Dance of Passion)To Vote:
SMS: type WLT1(space)P send to 33888
Fixed-line: dial 13701 and press 16

My Favorite Leading Actress

Kah Chun Fan (Dance of Passion)
To Vote:
SMS: type WLT5(space)E send to 33888
Fixed-line: dial 13731 and press 05

My Favorite On-screen Couple
Kah Chun Fan & Sung Tung Shing (Charmaine Sheh & Moses Chan)
To Vote:
SMS: type WLT7(space)D send to 33888
Fixed-line: dial 13734 and press 04


Pls make sure that there is a space before u type the alphabet eg. WLT1 P. You should receive a confirmation message after you vote. Astro will also give away 4 free entrance tickets to every 500th voter. So please vote for Charmaine to support her especially for the favorite leading actress.

Each SMS and Fixed-line call is RM0.50 in addition to SMS fee charged by your mobile phone operator or by Telekom Malaysia for fixed-line.

What are you waiting for? Quick vote vote vote!! Remember you can vote as many times as you want! Vote as you can but please don't overdo it just vote as you can afford.Feel free to ask me any questions if you have any.

Back from Hong Kong!!

I'm back to Malaysia!!! But I kinda miss Hong Kong especially the food and desserts! I managed to get Raymond Lam's album(currently listening) and got the cover I wanted too!! Funny thing is the first thing I saw on the TV of my hotel room on the first night was Charmaine's Afontane advertisement on the TVB Pearl And the next day on the bus I saw the bus beside the bus I'm in was another Charmaine's Afontane advertisement..lolz.

I managed to eat HK's famous smelly toufu, curry fish ball, fried cuttle fish, egg tarts, coconut tarts and best of all the mango glutinous ball and mango desserts. Taste so good! Now I miss it...can't find in Malaysia. Also bought the Yuen Long famous Lou Phor Peng (wife biscuits). Didn't try it yet. Still in the box. Gonna grab one later. Besides eating also went for shopping. Shopped till my leg hurts when i Also went to HK Disneyland. Worth it to go during the Christmas period coz they have Christmas decorations and the fake snow(made from detergent like foam) which is pretty nice. And also the daily musical fireworks presentation. Another tourist spot where enjoyed going was The Avenue of The Stars. Saw handprints of all the famous artists and the view there is great.

Enough of my trip, now Charmaine won the Most Favourite Hong Kong actress at the QQ Entertainment Awards. So happy for her! Really deserve the award for her character as Wing Sau Fung. Her dress for the night is also very nice the red suits her. Raymond Lam also won the same award category for best actor. Congratulations to the both of them! Now I'm only waiting for the Astro Wah Lai Toi Drama Awards 2007. Gonna post the voting procedures later so Malaysian residents please vote for Charmaine and support her. Also Charmaine's coming to Malaysia in January so I hope i get to see her this time!!

Thursday, December 13, 2007

Charmaine's Latest Schedule

Flight to Beijing :




Event :





Charmaine's taking the afternoon flight to Beijing on 17th Dec. The QQ Entertainment Awards will be held the same day at night. Lucky Mainland fans.

Here are some pictures somebody took of Charmaine at the Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal on the day of the event at the StarWorld Hotel and Casino. Really clear shots and Charmaine looks really pretty!

Charmaine's pictures and schedule credits to

Ivy: Won't be posting anymore updates till I come back from Hong Kong. Hope to have more time for shopping quite a long shopping list. But only worried no time for shopping..lolz.

Charmaine Endorses Mainland Product

Charmaine Sheh recently endorse GaoPeng Footwear a Mainland China brand.

Ivy's thoughts:

Yay! More news of Charmaine! She looks really lovely in the catalog! Her hair and dress suits her really well. Also happy for her as more endorsement = more $$. Besides that it is a China product which means more publicity for her in China. Helps to build up her market in Mainland. Heard from Sehseh Charmaine sponsors her own wardrobe for the catalog photoshoot. Wow nice dresses she has. GaoPeng's design looks good too. Love the ones where Charmaine wears in the black dress near the staircase.

Also heard from Sehseh Charmaine's going to attend QQ Entertainment Awards at Beijing next week together with Raymond Lam. She's heading to Beijing on coming Monday. Best of luck Charmaine! Hope she wins something.

Catalog scans :
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All scans credit to Charmaine Sheh International Fan Club

p.s I'm going on a holiday to Hong Kong tomorrow so no updates for awhile. I'll update when I'm back. Too bad Charmaine is heading to Beijing on Monday and not Tuesday if not i may bump into her at the airport...lolz. I'll be back on Tuesday. Hopefully more news on Charmaine receiving awards when I return :)