Emphasis is put on youth (under 30), good looks, simple past relationships, a good career, a gentle attitude and family-centered values. When a girl with a doctorate degree stepped on the stage, the following caption appeared on screens: “but where’s the good looks that we agreed on?
(She once told the Huffington Post: “My words aren’t like massage oil — they’re like acupuncture needles, they go right to the nerve and twist it.”) What has happened to Jin Xing, once an icon of progressive attitudes around gender and sexuality?
Jin Xing was born in 1967 in Shenyang in northern China.
She enjoys many titles: an accomplished dancer, founder of a modern dance company, a single mother of three adopted children, a talk show host, a business woman, and a wife of an interracial marriage.
Now, she is once again under the spotlight for hosting a new dating show: one that features parents choosing potential daughters-in-law for their sons.
Actress-model Sheila Sim, who will be marrying this year, also met her fiance on a dating app.
Jin Xing is the first transgender celebrity in China, and a progressive icon for many.
MANILA – Looking for a place to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Here are some date spots – from fine dining restaurants to no-frills diners – that have the seal of approval of your favorite celebrities.
Take a cue from on-screen and real-life couple James Reid and Nadine Lustre – also known as Ja Dine – and have a romantic dinner date at Antonio’s this Valentine’s Day.
Our carpool service, Grab Share, lets passengers share a ride and the fare, and meet new people in the process.