Audiences run out of endurance with scandalous celebrities
When HCMC College of Meals Trade revealed that singer Hien Ho could be one of many performers at an occasion to welcome new college students on November 19, many youths reacted to the news. Some even stated they would not come to the occasion with Hien Ho’s efficiency.
“I was disappointed about the event,” Van Thy commented.
On Nov. 22, Pham Thai Son, director of the Admission and Media Division of the college stated: “When this singer was revealed as one of the performers at the event, many students have reacted unfavorably. We had to reconsider the invitation to the singer, and decided to remove her from the singer list.”
The scandal of Hien Ho began when intimate photographs of her with a married man surfaced on-line in March this yr, which obtained backlash from social media. The businessman, who’s in his 60s, advised the media that he and the singer are simply shut mates.
However in one of many photographs, they had been hugging one another a bit too intimately and netizens discovered that the background of the picture is definitely in a 5-star resort in Hanoi. Many accused Hien Ho of being the third particular person and ruining a wedding.
The 25-year-old singer stayed off showbiz for some time and waited for strain from the general public eye to chill down. She additionally issued a public apology in April.
Nonetheless, when Hien Ho returned to singing just a few months later, folks nonetheless turned their backs on her.
“I don’t think it’s a good idea to invite Hien Ho to a university event after her scandal. She should not be a model for young people,” netizen Duc Chien commented.
Prior to now, Vietnamese artists have been concerned in numerous scandals relating to their non-public life, charity actions, and controversial statements, however most of them obtained away with it by staying silent for some time. After that, they return to the scene and resume their profession usually like nothing occurred. Scandal iss not an enormous drawback to celebrities as their work can nonetheless entice audiences even after being criticized closely.
In the meantime, in Asian international locations which have big entertainment industries like South Korea and China, there’s virtually no approach again for scandalous celebrities resulting from robust public boycotts and heavy sanctions from the governing physique.
Many netizens stated: “We should boycott artists who do not have moral standards,”or “It’s time for Vietnamese audiences to get stricter with scandalous celebrities.”
Le Tien Tho, former deputy minister of Tradition, Sports activities and Tourism, advised Thanh Nien Newspaper that “Authorized agencies need to monitor artists closely and promptly handle their violations, in order to clean up showbiz.”
There are additionally feedback saying that everyone may make errors and Hien Ho needs to be sympathized.
“I agree that scandalous celebrities should be punished, but we should also give them a chance to redeem themselves and become a better role model for the youth,” netizen Thinh Nguyen stated.