William Chan

About William Chan

Who is it?: Singer
Birth Day: November 21, 1985
Birth Place: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Chinese name: 陈伟霆 (simplified)
Pinyin: Chén Wěitíng (Mandarin)
Yale: Chàn Wáihtìng (Cantonese)
Jyutping: Can4 Wai5ting4 (Cantonese)
Alma mater: Yew Chung International School
Occupation: Actor Singer
Years active: 2004–present
Genre(s): Cantopop Mandopop
Label(s): Emperor Entertainment Group
Associated acts: Sun Boy'z (2006–2008)
Ancestry: Yunfu, Guangdong, China
Awards: Awards RTHK Top 10 Gold Songs Awards Best Prospect Award (Gold) 2008 (for his performance in 2008) RTHK Top 10 Gold Songs Awards Best Prospect Award (Gold) 2008 (for his performance in 2008) RTHK Top 10 Gold Songs Awards Best Prospect Award (Gold) 2008 (for his performance in 2008)

William Chan

William Chan was born on November 21, 1985 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, is Singer. William Chan Wai-ting is a well-known Hong Kong singer and actor. He began his singing career as a member of the group 'Sun Boy'z'. Later he left the band to start his own solo career and released his debut album 'Will Power' shortly after. In his career so far, he has released several albums such as 'Do You Wanna Dance' and 'Pop It Up'. As an actor he made his film debut with a minor role in the Hong Kong crime thriller film 'Overheard'. The film was a huge success. Chan played his first main role in the film 'Hi, Fidelity'. The other successful works in his career include the films 'As the Light Goes Out' and 'I Love That Crazy Little Thing'. He also gained prominence for his roles in TV series such as 'Swords of Legends', 'The Mystic Nine' and 'Lost Love in Times'. William Chan has won several awards in his career till date, some of them being 'China Image Film Festival Award’ and the 'iQiyi All-Star Carnival Award.' He was also recently appointed as the first Chinese ambassador of the NFL China.
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Popular As William Chan
Occupation Singers
Age 35 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born November 21, 1985 (Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
Birthday November 21
Town/City Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Nationality Hong Kong

🌙 Zodiac

William Chan’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

William Chan was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.



In 2003, william participated in the International Chinese New Talent Singing Championship Hong Kong regional finals and won several awards. He was then signed by Emperor Entertainment Group (EEG) as a new talent and started appearing in TV shows as a host.


In 2006, william joined Sun Boy’z, a Cantopop boy group created by EEG, together with Steven Cheung and Dennis Mark and started adopting a dance-singer persona. The trio has recorded three albums in 2006 and 2007, but disbanded in 2008.


After the disbandment of his group, william began his solo career. In September 2008, william released his first solo album Will Power, and won the Most Popular Male Newcomer award at the 2008 Hong Kong Jade Solid Gold Best Ten Music Awards Presentation and Best Prospect Award at the RTHK Top 10 Gold Songs Awards. The following year, william released his second solo album Warrior. He also participated in Dragon TV's dance program Let's Shake It.


In 2009, william made his big screen debut in crime thriller Overheard. He was cast in his first lead role in Hi, Fidelity (2011), which was showcased at the 35th Hong Kong International Film Festival.


From 2010 to 2013, william released four more albums, namely Do You Wanna Dance (2010), Heads or Tails (2010), WOW (2011) and Pop It Up (2013).


In 2013, william began to shift his career focus to Mainland China. He filmed his first Chinese drama, The Four, an adaptation of Woon Swee Oan's novel Si Da Ming Bu. The drama was aired on Hunan TV in 2015.


In 2015, william released his first EP titled Waiting. This is also his first Mandarin album. Waiting was a commercial success and achieved platinum certification in sales. The same year in November, he released his self-composed single "1121".


In 2016, william was appointed as the first Chinese ambassador of the NFL China. In 2017, his wax figure dressed up as his role in The Mystic Nine was added to Madame Tussauds Shanghai.


In 2017, he starred in the historical fantasy drama Lost Love in Times and headlined the war epic film Genghis Khan. He has also been cast as the male lead in upcoming modern romance drama Only Side by Side with You as well as crime action drama Age of Legends.

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