A surrogacy scandal involving common Chinese language actress Zheng Shuang, 29, has erupted on social media, after a voice recording surfaced on Monday night time (Jan 18).
In it, she was allegedly heard discussing what to do with two unborn youngsters after her relationship with producer Zhang Heng, 30, fell aside in the direction of the tip of 2019. They have been rumoured to have secretly married however neither has confirmed it.
The surrogate moms, who have been in the USA, have been supposedly about seven months pregnant on the time.
At one level within the dialog, which concerned the dad and mom of the previous couple, “Zheng” exclaimed: “The kid actually can’t be aborted. I’m irritated to dying.”
Additionally they mentioned adoption or abandoning the infants within the hospital after their beginning.
Additionally on Monday, her ex-partner Zhang posted a photograph of him with two younger youngsters on Weibo.
Implying that Zheng had deserted her youngsters, he mentioned he had been caught in the USA for a yr, and he and his household “should deal with and shield two younger and harmless lives”.
Start certificates, which haven’t been verified, have been posted on-line of a boy born in December 2019 in Colorado and a woman born in January 2020 in Nevada, each with Zheng and Zhang named because the dad and mom.
Zheng mentioned on Weibo on Tuesday, with out explicitly addressing the scandal: “It is a very unhappy and personal matter for me.”
The actress, who discovered fame along with her function in 2009’s Chinese language remake of Meteor Bathe and its sequel the next yr, implied that Zhang had ulterior motives and mentioned she has a workforce of legal professionals to take care of the matter.
The couple are at the moment embroiled in cash and authorized points which have but to be resolved in courtroom.
She later added that Zhang had cheated on her in September 2019, which was why she left the US to return to China.
She appeared to not directly admit that the kids are hers on the finish of the put up, saying: “I wanted assist to determine learn how to resolve the state of affairs with the kids.”
The scandal has already price her a minimum of one profitable endorsement deal.
Italian style home Prada had simply named her as ambassador lately. It mentioned in a Jan 19 assertion: “Following important latest media protection of her private life, Prada Group has at the moment determined to cancel its collaboration with the actress Zheng Shuang, which was introduced January 11, 2021.”
London jewelry model Lola Rose reportedly deleted all content material regarding Zheng from its Weibo account, whereas a Harper’s Bazaar function on her was additionally deleted from the journal’s Weibo account.
Even her huge fan base has began to abandon her, with one fan membership president saying he’s not following her and one main fan website closing down.