Getai singer and actor Wang Lei has been a very busy man as of late. With his showbiz career slowing down 'cos of the COVID-19 pandemic, he has turned to selling frozen seafood through Facebook live streams. And business is booming.
His broadcasts have become so popular that memes and remixes of his streams have popped up all over social media. The 59-year-old is now affectionately known as ‘mai yu ge’, or ‘fish selling bro’, by netizens who tune in to his frequent streams.
It’s not just those who are looking for a good deal who are tuning in, netizens are also loving how the foul-mouthed compere gets annoyed with the ridiculous questions his followers ask during his live streams.