Chua En Lai • Prem Anand
Pornsak Sukhumvit, Leticia Bongnino, Nicholas Le Fong, Jojo Joget, Kim Bo Cha, and many more... these are household names that are familiar to most Singaporeans. They are real, relatable and reliable… to make you laugh. Mediacorp Channel 5’s most well-loved comedy sitcom has spent nine seasons of hogwash socio-cultural and politics issues to keep you engaged and up to date with matters that concern you and the people around you. Writing comedy is probably one of the most difficult writing jobs to do. How to create arresting characters and form witty dialogues with punch? Where do we get a consistent stream of inspiration? How can an actor be involved in bringing the script to life? Meet the honcho of award-winning Channel 5’s The Noose, Prem Anand and the man who brings the scripts to life, Chua Enlai for an insight into comedy writing in television.