‘The man behind the Melvis persona’ – late Hong Kong Elvis impersonator remembered in documentary filmmakers were working on when he died

//‘The man behind the Melvis persona’ – late Hong Kong Elvis impersonator remembered in documentary filmmakers were working on when he died

‘The man behind the Melvis persona’ – late Hong Kong Elvis impersonator remembered in documentary filmmakers were working on when he died

When Elvis impersonator Melvis died of kidney failure on December 29 last year, a poignant piece of Hong Kong folklore died with him.For almost three decades, Kwok Lam-sang, better known as Melvis, could be seen in Hong Kong’s biggest nightspots, where he’d play for tips dressed as his hero and singing his songs. Many were affected by his death at the age of 68.Independent film producer Jonathan Duncan is hoping to keep the legendary performer’s spirit alive through a documentary, The…

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