Allan Wu and Li Lin relocate to Shanghai so kids can speak better Mandarin
HE calls it the Wild Wild East, where the land is vast and opportunities are plenty. But since his relocation to Shanghai three weeks ago, American-born Chinese actor-host Allan Wu has been left grappling with culture shock. Wu, his wife Wong Li Lin, and their children Sage, 7, and Jonas, 5, moved to Shanghai so the kids can be immersed in an all-Chinese environment and pick up Mandarin. But there are things that Wu has had to get used to, like talking loudly and brashly to get things done. More in The New Paper on Wednesday (Sept 7). Wu and his family leaving for Shanghai. Wu and his kids in a hotel swimming pool - the family stayed in a hotel before finding an apartment in Shanghai.