Chow Yun Fat’s wife quashes online rumours of his death, says he’s ‘alive and well’
Chow Yun Fat is alive and well, his wife Jasmine Tan said, quashing rumours that he had succumbed to an unnamed illness.
A photo circulating online this week showed a ‘news broadcast’ of the 62-year-old actor’s supposed demise.
5 December 2017
SINGAPORE: Hong Kong actor Chow Yun Fat is still alive, despite rumours circulating on Chinese social media on Monday (Dec 4) that the actor had died, according to Ifeng Entertainment.
His wife Jasmine Tan told Hong Kong media on Tuesday that he is “as healthy as can be”, reported Taiwan’s Apple Daily.
A doctored image on Chinese social media site, Weibo, showed a female news broadcaster on-air with the headline: “Movie star Chow Yun Fat died of illness in Hong Kong yesterday.”