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What would you do if you happened to share a name with a disgraced celebrity whose arrest on suspicion of rape made headlines all over the world?

For one guy in China, having the Chinese name Wu Yifan, which is almost exactly the same as that of Chinese-Canadian pop idol Kris Wu (except the characters and tones for “Yi” are different), has apparently had such a negative impact on him that he had it changed.

Kris, 30, has been accused of multiple sex crimes and is currently locked up at the detention centre as he awaits his verdict, which is expected to be reached some time early next year.

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