Joel Lim

Joel is not a fan of bios but he’s a big fan of black clothes. And pop culture.

The Great Moscow Circus Is “Massive”: Rola Bola Artist Sascha Williams Reveals

This October, The Great Moscow Circus – “the world’s favourite circus”– is returning to Singapore for the first time in over a decade. As one would expect, the show promises to be a heart-pounding family spectacular. It will feature 45 world-renowned circus performers, including Britain’s Got Talent’s semi-finalist Sascha Williams, who thrilled audiences with his jaw-dropping balancing act performances. The performer will be bringing back his signature stunts in the show alongside other talent highlights, including daredevil motorcyclists, aerial stunt performers, jugglers and illusionists, all of whom will be supported by a live circus band (and no, there will be…

Nuseir Yassin of Nas Daily to Mentor Singaporean Content Creators

Popular Internet video blogger Nuseir Yassin, the face of travel series Nas Daily, will be mentoring three Singapore content creators for SMF Ignite, a four-day event that will be part of Singapore Media Festival 2018. Held this year, SMF Ignite will run from 4 to 7 December 2018, and its focus is “The Convergence of Big Data, AI and Storytelling”. Yassin will be speaking on topics that includes building digital audiences, digital storytelling for online platforms, and how audience responses have shaped his content. The Internet star confirmed his attendance of the event in a 17-second video at the press event for Singapore Media…

Sweet Taste of Early Success: An Interview with KH Roberts’ Chua Xin Yi

While most of her peers continued on to university after graduating from polytechnic, Chua Xin Yi made a bold move – she decided to enrol in the SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme instead. Having obtained a Diploma in Food Science and Technology, her reason for choosing to pursue the unconventional route was simple: she wanted to be certain that the industry was right for her. “I was very sure that I wanted to reaffirm my interests. I didn’t want to dive straight into it and regret (doing so) later on,” she explained. The programme is a work-learn programme that allows…

Joel Madden Talks Playing Fortnite and Love for Gentle Bones

The Formula 1 season is around the corner yet again, but this year, fans of American rock band Good Charlotte have extra cause for celebration – the 39-year-old vocalist Joel Madden will be coming to town for the premium party, The Podium Lounge. Touted as Singapore’s largest and most glamorous trackside after-party, The Podium Lounge will return once again for its 10th anniversary at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore. Hosted by ex-Formula 1 driver Alex Yoong and E! News Asia’s Yvette King, guests can expect three nights of exciting, glamorous entertainment. Aside from churning out hits alongside his brother Benji with…