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Old 26th April 2015, 12:01 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Stefanie Sun: Jacky Wu calling me stupid was like a slap to my face

Stefanie Sun: Jacky Wu calling me stupid was like a slap to my face
Apr 24, 2015 4:11pm



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It was said in jest to add spice to the show, but it changed Stefanie Sun's life.

When Sun was a rookie in the entertainment scene, she went on veteran Taiwanese host Jacky Wu's popular variety show, Jacky Go Go Go.

Wu, who is one of the most famous and richest entertainers in Taiwan, is known for his wit and his rapid-fire exchanges with guests.

On meeting Sun, he called her stupid.

What caused that?

He had asked her questions in Mandarin, but Sun did not seem to fully comprehend them.

Wu (pictured below) then said: "Why are the newcomers so stupid nowadays?"


PHOTO: LIANHE ZAOBAO FILE PHOTO

Asian Pop News reported via Apple Daily that Sun had a poor grasp of the Chinese language at the start of her career, and that it was Wu's jab that made her realise she had to brush up on her mother tongue.

Sun described Wu's statement as a slap to her face. She said that it pierced her heart.

The singer admitted that when she first started out, she had difficulty getting around Taiwan and conversing with the locals.

Outraged

Sun's humiliating experience came up again after Mr Lee Kuan Yew's death last month

The 36-year-old singer had written in his book, Lee Kuan Yew, My Lifelong Challenge: Singapore's Bilingual Journey, about what had prompted her to start learning Chinese again.

But when the excerpt was posted online recently, Sun's fans were outraged on her behalf and slammed Wu.

No ulterior motive

News website China Topix reported that Wu recently posted on his Facebook page that he only said those words to raise the entertainment value of the show and that he did not mean them.

The 52-year-old host said his statement should not be taken in the wrong context as it was not his intention to critique Sun's language proficiency.

He added that although it seemed like he poked fun at many artists who appeared on his shows, his intention was merely to create a lasting impression of the artists in the viewers' minds.

"At the end of the day, the listeners always interpret the message of the speaker the way they want to, even if the latter had no ulterior motive."

He added that he will take it as an "occupational hazard".

Source: Asian Pop News, Apple Daily, China Topix

- See more at: http://www.tnp.sg/news/singapore-news/stefanie-sun-jacky-wu-calling-me-stupid-was-slap-my-face#sthash.7CwHXCmq.dpuf

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Re: Stefanie Sun: Jacky Wu calling me stupid was like a slap to my face

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Stefanie Sun: Jacky Wu calling me stupid was like a slap to my face
Apr 24, 2015 4:11pm



PHOTO: THE CARNABY

It was said in jest to add spice to the show, but it changed Stefanie Sun's life.

When Sun was a rookie in the entertainment scene, she went on veteran Taiwanese host Jacky Wu's popular variety show, Jacky Go Go Go.

Wu, who is one of the most famous and richest entertainers in Taiwan, is known for his wit and his rapid-fire exchanges with guests.

On meeting Sun, he called her stupid.

What caused that?

He had asked her questions in Mandarin, but Sun did not seem to fully comprehend them.

Wu (pictured below) then said: "Why are the newcomers so stupid nowadays?"


PHOTO: LIANHE ZAOBAO FILE PHOTO

Asian Pop News reported via Apple Daily that Sun had a poor grasp of the Chinese language at the start of her career, and that it was Wu's jab that made her realise she had to brush up on her mother tongue.

Sun described Wu's statement as a slap to her face. She said that it pierced her heart.

The singer admitted that when she first started out, she had difficulty getting around Taiwan and conversing with the locals.

Outraged

Sun's humiliating experience came up again after Mr Lee Kuan Yew's death last month

The 36-year-old singer had written in his book, Lee Kuan Yew, My Lifelong Challenge: Singapore's Bilingual Journey, about what had prompted her to start learning Chinese again.

But when the excerpt was posted online recently, Sun's fans were outraged on her behalf and slammed Wu.

No ulterior motive

News website China Topix reported that Wu recently posted on his Facebook page that he only said those words to raise the entertainment value of the show and that he did not mean them.

The 52-year-old host said his statement should not be taken in the wrong context as it was not his intention to critique Sun's language proficiency.

He added that although it seemed like he poked fun at many artists who appeared on his shows, his intention was merely to create a lasting impression of the artists in the viewers' minds.




He added that he will take it as an "occupational hazard".

Source: Asian Pop News, Apple Daily, China Topix

- See more at: http://www.tnp.sg/news/singapore-new....7CwHXCmq.dpuf

i guess jacky is too direct in his approach which offended sun..comedians tend to take many things lightly where others see differently..

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Calling someone stupid raises the entertainment value of a show?? U gotta be kidding me.......

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Some think that they can belittle people.

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Jacky Wu he got slippery tongue, always say wrong things

But he mean no harm

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Jacky Wu he got slippery tongue, always say wrong things

But he mean no harm
be it good or bad,he has to apologize and explain his faults for saying such things..

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be it good or bad,he has to apologize and explain his faults for saying such things..
sometimes he apologize but sometimes he dont

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I don't think he will say sorry.

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Re: Stefanie Sun: Jacky Wu calling me stupid was like a slap to my face

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I don't think he will say sorry.
everyone knows his pattern...

only if the joke gets too far and the public kpkb, then he will say sorry and bla bla bla

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