Wong Li Lin and Allan Wu tight-lipped about split amid rumours

14 June 2013 / 3 years 4 months ago

Celebrity couple Allan Wu and Wong Li Lin have announced that they are getting divorced, and they are not telling why, fuelling speculation among those who know the couple.According to a Straits Times report, the TV stars released a statement last night (June 13) through their management company Fly Entertainment, which said it was a “mutual decision‘.The couple had remained tight-lipped about their split, even though rumours had been circulating among their friends in recent weeks. Close friends of the couple said they heard about the pair breaking up two months ago but did not know if a third party was involved.They asked for support as “they work through their decision in private for the benefit of their children‘.Yesterday, a screenshot of the couple’s names listed for divorce proceedings at the Family Court appeared online.The Subordinate Courts’ website stated that a pre-trial conference for the pair was due to take place at 9.30am yesterday.Wong married the Chinese-American actor and host in 2004, and they have an eight-year-old daughter, Sage, and a five-year-old son, Jonas.The family used to live in an apartment in Singapore’s posh District 9 but relocated to Shanghai in 2011.Wong is best known for her lead role as Inspector Elaine Tay in local English drama Triple Nine, in the mid 1990s, and has hosted variety shows, gala events and product launches in Shanghai.Wu has appeared in several local Chinese dramas, and hosted all four seasons of The Amazing Race Asia. He has been hoping to make inroads in the Chinese and American markets.Read the full report in The Straits Times.

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