Enlai was born in Singapore and grew up in New Zealand, where he called home for 12 years. Since returning, he has worked on over 30 theatre productions with groups such as Wild Rice!, Toy Factory, Spell #7, SRT, Theatreworks, The Necessary Stage and Action Theatre.
On television, you would have seen him in Ch 5’s sitcoms Sayang Sayang and Parental Guidance 2. He plays Yu-Jin on MediaCorp TV’s Channel 5 sitcom My Sassy Neighbour seasons 1, 2 & 3 and is currently filming the upcoming season 2 of The Noose. Other credits include Ch 5’s Daddy’s Girls as hairdresser K.C, as well as telemovies such as Coming Home, Chase – Blueprint 2 and Colours – No Place Like Home.
Also a variety host on TV, Enlai hosted Ch 5’s popular Heartland Getaways season 1 & 2, game show Look Who’s Leading as well as Global Picnic with Andrea D’cruz. A regular on MediaCorp’s Kids Central, Enlai’s credits include Jobs for Juniors season 1 to 3, Science Guy P.I. and Hobby TV.
His Theatre & Musical credits include: Mobile, Fundamentally Happy, Lovepuke, What Big Bombs You Have!!, Separation 40, Aladdin, Shanty: Follow That Dream, Landmarks: Asian Boys Vol. 2, Cinderel-Lah! Oi! Sleeping Beauty, Connect The Dots, Bent, Stop Kiss, Magic of Love, Shopping and F***ing, Titoudao, Plunge, Squeeze & Squeezability, The Visit of the Tai Tai, Sleepless Town and The Importance Of Being Earnest.
He has been nominated for many theatre awards, and named Best Actor at the 2002 DBS Life! Theatre Awards for his work in Shopping & F***ing. He was part of the cast of Bent, the Play of the Year at the 2004 ST Life! Theatre Awards, and most recently, part of the duo that made Fundamentally Happy the Best Play at the 2007 ST Life! Theatre Awards.
It is little wonder why Enlai has also become one of the most watched faces on TV as part of the Come Home To 5 branding campaign by Mediacorp. His popularity topped with a warm and vibrant personality, coupled with his distinct and hearty laugh, has also made him the choice host for numerous road shows, functions and gala dinners.
Top 10 Most Popular Male Artistes Award Interview : Dai Yang Tian
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