Hong Kong actor Kent Cheng dispels death rumours, takes stroll with beloved dog in Kennedy Town

    Kent Cheng

    18th June 2024 – (Hong Kong) 73-year-old Hong Kong actor Kent Cheng, known for his remarkable performances, made a notable appearance in TVB’s drama series “Broken Trust.” Apart from showcasing his acting prowess, Cheng also surprised fans with his successful weight loss journey, displaying a rejuvenated spirit. However, to his dismay, the series failed to resonate with mainland Chinese audiences, leading to baseless speculations about Cheng’s well-being, even spreading false reports of his demise.

    Attempting to put the rumours to rest, Kent Cheng recently ventured out for a leisurely stroll in Kennedy Town, accompanied by his beloved canine companion. The actor’s down-to-earth nature and willingness to engage with fans were captured in numerous photos and videos, providing irrefutable evidence of his continued existence and good health. This heartwarming encounter finally convinced mainland netizens that Kent Cheng is not only alive but also in robust health.

    Throughout his illustrious career, Kent Cheng has showcased his exceptional acting skills in various renowned productions. However, he is perhaps best known for his iconic portrayal of the lovable character “Fat Cat,” a role that has become synonymous with his larger physique. Having battled weight issues for years, Cheng faced health challenges due to diabetes, prompting him to embark on a dedicated weight loss journey. He successfully shed several pounds, but little did he anticipate that his improved appearance would lead to misconceptions about his well-being, culminating in false reports of his demise circulating within mainland China.