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Kandie Family

When Kate Pang 庞蕾馨 and Andie Chen 陈邦鋆 revealed that they were getting married, the Singapore Entertainment Circle coined the term “Kandie” for the couple.

When baby Aden (A等宝宝) joined the family. Andie and Kate decides to launch their own online video platform “Kandie Family” to share their experiences of bringing up a family in a holistic yet humorous manner.

Today, “Kandie Family” produces a myriad of family orientated programs ranging from Cooking to Mummy tips and even charity work. Here at “Kandie Family”, they strive to show young adults, how having a family can be a fruitful and ridiculously fun experience!

Andie Chen  

In 2007, Andie Chen Bangjun 陈邦鋆 was named champion in the most prestigious talent search competition in Singapore -“Star Search 才华横溢出新秀”.

The same contest gave birth to stars such as Zoe Tay, Christopher Lee and many others. In the 8 categories of the competition, which includes acting,
hosting, singing, martial arts, and dancing, he was given the top ranking in 7 categories and 2nd placing in 1 category.

Within the first year of turning professional, Andie snagged a heavy supporting role in the regionally acclaimed television series “The Little Nonya 小娘惹” .This role secured his place in the region’s television scene as the newbie who is serious about his craft.

For the next 7 years, Andie chose each and every one of his projects based on its merits of improving acting ability.He even based himself in Taiwan for a year to shoot for the highly rated Taiwan Police Series “Independent Heroes 廉政英雄”.

Upon returning to Singapore, he was offered the pivotal role of 洪当勇 in Singapore’s block buster series “The Journey 2: Tumultuous times 信约之动荡的年代” . The series was a big hit and re-introduced Andie as the unique leading man that was lacking in today’s local television industry.

Today in 2015, Andie is playing the leading role Johnny Lee in up coming alternative comedy “绝队保险” and even ventured into theater by challenging the lead role of 周英雄 in “December Rains 雨季”, one of Singapore’s biggest musical to date.

At 30, Andie already has 19 years of training (singing, dancing, martial art), 8 years of professional experience as an actor and no signs of slowing down.

Kate Pang

An established commercial model in Taiwan,Kate Pang took a big leap of faith when she travelled to Singapore alone in 2011. Within her first year with MediaCorp, she completed four drama series with major roles; co-hosted a highly popular fashion variety show and even bagged the “Best Newcomer Award” for Star Awards that year.

In 2012 and 2013, Kate moved onto leading roles with “Break Free” and “Love at Risk”, impressing producers with her natural performance and proving herself as leading female material. But it was in the variety department that Kate really shined, her lively personality won over many fans and made her a regular choice for important shows alongside veteran hosts such as Vivan Lai and Quan Yi Feng.

In 2014, Kate took a year off to take on the challenge of motherhood, but audiences did not forget her. Upon announcing her return to the Singapore television scene in 2015, Kate has been overwhelmed with projects and has been booked till 2016.

Within a few short months, Kate has already hosted both Show 1 and Show 2 of “The Star Awards 2015”,she is currently hosting her own talk show “现在是怎样” on channel U and has just started on upcoming talent search program “Hey Gorgeous”.With her marriage to fellow actor Andie Chen and their baby son Aden Chen, Kate is commonly known as “Super Mum”,the role model for working mums in Singapore.

Kate hopes to live up to her reputation by continuing her hosting work, creating valuable online parenting content while bringing Aden up to be an upstanding young man.