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Edison Chen, In His Own Words

Edison Chen, In His Own Words
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You probably know Edison Chen as the streetwear impresario who co-founded CLOT, but for millions of fans, he's a pop singer and actor, one who first introduced hip hop and street culture to the Chinese mainstream. The Canadian born Hong Kong star is also known for less savory antics: in 2008, intimate photos featuring Chen and various female celebrities circulated online, sparking a debate over celebrity privacy in China's a pre-social networking era. VICE recently followed EDC over the course of a 19-day shoot, and the resulting short film has been separated into three parts, with the one-time cult star opening up about his business routines, hip-hop influences, and yes, that 2008 sex scandal. Enjoy the films below and in the following page.