Thomas Ong is someone whom you’d call a free spirit.
The 52-year-old never seems to stay in one place for too long. After parting ways with Mediacorp in 2000, he tried his hand in a number of businesses, including selling corporate gifts, crystals, and more recently durians.
While the perpetually retired star still acts these days ─ his last onscreen role was last year's Super Dad ─ most of his time is spent dabbling in his various ventures.
In this week's Hear U Out, Thomas discussed the perils of being — in his words — “too carefree”.