It was revealed that Hong Kong singer GEM Tang and actor William Chan will also be joining CCTV’s Spring Festival Gala this year.

As reported on Mingpao News, the two stars will be joining other performers including Andy Lau and Karen Mok for the annual programme that will be broadcasted on 18 February.

GEM, whose popularity soared in mainland China after her participation in the second season of “I am A Singer 2”, will take time off her world tour for the show, while William, who is also witnessing a peak in his career in mainland through his drama “Swords of Legends”, will be taking a break from filming his new movie for the show.
According to the actor’s manager, Mani Fok, “William is filming at the moment, but he will also begin preparing for the Spring Festival with his crew. He will bring surprises to you, so wait and see!”
Other performers that were recently announced include Chinese songstress Na Ying, EXO’s estranged members Kris Wu and Luhan, as well as pop singer Li Yuchun.
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