Wu Chun (Chinese: 吳尊; pinyin: Wú Zūn) was born on 10 October 1979, birth name Goh Kiat Chun, is a Bruneian actor, singer (especially in Asian Countries such as Taiwan, China, Japan, HK), model, entrepreneur, visionaire , ambassador, youth Role model, and health and sport enthusiast.
He was widely known as a member of a Taiwanese Mandopop vocal quartet boy band Fahrenheit from its debut in 2005 to June 2011 and still have close bond with his former band mates. He was the last and oldest member to join the boy band and was the bass vocalist of the group. HIM International Music, the group’s record label, announced in an official statement on 22 June 2011 that Chun left Fahrenheit to concentrate on his acting career and also to spend more time with his family. Adding to that, at present, he focuses on running his Brunei-based businesses inclined with fitness and health industry. To name a few, Bake Culture (Taiwan – based artisan bakery), The Energy Kitchen (creativity healthy gourmet) and Fitness Zone, (largest and biggest health club in Brunei since 2003) and WoMen Hair Salon (team of professionals for international celebrities). In China, he is the Director for TV Commercial Advertisements for InterContinental Hotel.
He has appeared and featured in numerous international magazines such as Esquire, Elle for Men, Men’s Health Magazine, Harper’s BAZAAR Magazine, GQ and Reader’s Digest.
He speaks Malay (including local Bruneian Malay), English, Hokkien, Mandarin and limited Korean, Japanese and Cantonese.
Chun also starred in many popular Taiwanese drama such as Hanazakarino Kimitachihe (2006) Romantic Princess (2007), Hot Shot (2006), Tokyo Juliet (2006), Hot Shot (TV series) (2008), Sunny Girl (also popularly known as „Sunshine Angel“, 2011) Kindaichi Case Files (2012 – 2013) and his reality show as a loving father with his daughter, Nei – Nei, Dad is Back (or popularly known as Daddy Is Back) in 2014.
Wu Chun have studied in Chung Hwa Middle School in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. He graduated from the RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He also played for Brunei’s National Basketball Team and still actively participates in this field of sport among other various physical and sport related attributes.
Prior to joining Fahrenheit, Chun worked as a model for Yilin in Taiwan and Diva Models in Singapore. He is currently the Managing Director of a family-owned health club in Brunei, Fitness Zone.
Because of his undivided passion, effort, motivation driven, and inspiring character, Wu Chun has been awarded numerous recognition in Asia. To name a few, in consecutive year order, Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2008 (APEA) as Young Entrepreneur of The Year, CQE Geneva QC Total Quality Management Model Award 2012, APEA Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2013 and the most recent, year 2015, he was awarded by His Majesty Hassanal Bolkiah, the King of Brunei for the Excellent Youth Award category.
Chun is chosen to be an Ambassador for Brunei Anti Narcotic Drug Association in 2012 and is currently the International Brand Ambassador of Royal Brunei Airlines since year 2014. And Taiwan Tourism Ambassador. Early first half of 2016, Chun, after putting a pause in movie making industry for about two years, made a comeback for two english films. NEST 3D a science fiction thriller with co stars Li Bingbing from Transformers: Age of Extinction and Hollywood Heartthrob, Kellan Lutz known for his role for the famous The Twilight Saga (film series) and My Other Home
on June 24, 2016 Wu Chun has been officially announced as Ambassador of Goodwill for a charity concert dedicated for children and athletes with special needs to be held in his home country, Brunei Darussalam.
Wu Chun and his family currently live in Brunei. In October 2013, Wu Chun publicly announced that he is happily married. A loving husband and a devoted and caring father to his 4-year-old daughter and 2- year old son. He had previously kept his marriage a secret because he respects his wife’s decision that she was not ready to face the publicity and just wanted to lead a quiet family life.
Coming from a small rich country of Brunei, Although born privileged and wealthy, Wu Chun still manages to maintain his down to earth and friendly personality.
Chun also the nephew of Legislative Council of Brunei’s MP Goh King Chin.
As a member of Fahrenheit Wu Chun has released 4 studio Mandarin albums and 3 Japanese singles. He was the last to join Fahrenheit. His publicized temperature is that of cool autumn, at 59 degrees Fahrenheit.
He was also in Fahrenheit Fantasy World Concert Tour in Nine Different Cities.
Wu Chun, aside his passion for inspiring the youth and charity, he also has great passion to fulfill his social responsibilities.
Annually, in his mother country, Brunei, he hosts and organizes Blood Donation Campaigns (twice a year) , Saving and Preserving the Environment Campaigns, Donating to the senior, youth, indigents and less fortunate sector.
Chun is actively giving motivational talks to the younger generation. And in May 2015, He organized the first ever female run in Brunei, SHE RUNS which made a remarkable history, specially to the women community in Brunei. All proceeds were donated to Yayasan Kanser Kanak Kanak (YASKA) or Children’s Cancer Foundation in Brunei.
He also took the initiative to take a 10 hours road trip from Qinghai to the small villages in China to bestow and pledge medical supplies and sports equipment to the in-need communities.
May 2016, his Brunei based own health club organized the that raised $68,000 for its beneficiaries for and once again YASKA(Children’s Cancer Founder in Brunei) which is a huge success getting ample support from 16 countries. The event, is not only dedicated for empowering women, but according to Wu Chun, he also dedicates it for his late mother who died from cancer.
Wu Chun has and still endorsing some of the globally known brands such as the following:
Some endorsements he had are as follows: