Chandra Liow facts. (Instagram/chandraliow)
1NEWS – The Covid-19 pandemic is still engulfing the country. A number of Indonesian celebrities have also been exposed to the Covid-19 virus. Previously, the public was curious about the cytotoxin storm that mentalist Deddy Corbuzier had experienced. Apparently Deddy Corbuzier is not the only artist who has experienced a cytotoxin storm after being exposed to Covid-19. Because actor and director Chandra Liow also experienced the same thing. Even this Hit & Run player had disappeared from social media for approximately 2 months.
Now that he has been declared cured, Chandra Liow also shares the story of his struggle to recover from Covid-19. This upload was immediately flooded with prayers and gratitude for Chandra Liow’s recovery.
For some people, the figure of Chandra Liow may not be so familiar. Because the man whose full name is Chandra Timothy Liow is indeed more often appear on the big screen. He is also a YouTuber who has won the Gold Play Button from YouTube for having 1 million subscribers. To get to know him more closely, first consider some of the facts of Chandra Liow below!
1. Received the 2015 Influence Asia Award
The man who was born on June 21, 1993, successfully won the Influence Asia 2015 award, the largest social media award event in Asia which was held in Singapore. Chandra Liow won in the Best YouTube Personality category. The owner of the Tim2one YouTube account, Chandra Liow, is indeed known to be reliable in uploading studio-quality videos on his YouTube channel.
2. Not Passing College
Chandra Liow majored in Visual Communication Design (DKV) at Multimedia Nusantara University. Starting from college, Chandra began to pursue the field of creator content. He makes various videos with comedy themes for his content. Unfortunately he did not complete his undergraduate education.
3. Was Opposed by Mother
Chandra Liow’s decision to enter the world of art, especially videographers, was opposed by his mother. This is because the mother feels that the son’s choice is contrary to the values he has taught. However, the mother finally melted after Chandra successfully won the scholarship competition at Multimedia Nusantara University with his short film.
4. Been a Wedding Videographer
Chandra Liow and his family were victims of the riots in 1998. This bankrupted his family. His struggle to get to the success now is not easy. He has also been a wedding videographer.
5. Claiming not to take YouTube Adsense
Chandra Liow first uploaded videos to his YouTube channel in 2008. He admitted that for 5 years he had not taken advantage of YouTube adsense. Chandra Liow just started to take advantage of adsense around 2014-2015. Now he has more than 1 million subscribers.
6. Become a Director
In addition to trying out the world of acting through several feature films such as YouTubers, Single, Hit & Run, Chandra Liow is also a director in Bucin’s film. Chandra is not only a director in bucin films but also an actor.
7. Marvels Lover
Chandra Liow is a lover of all the works of Marvel Studios. So don’t be surprised if the videos they make are not cans. He always presents videos with cool studio quality.
8. On hiatus from social media
Chandra Liow was on hiatus from social media. The last upload was on 25/7/2021. It was only on (11/9/2021) that Chandra Liow was active on Instagram again. He shared the story of his struggle to recover from Covid-19.
9 Almost Give Up
Chandra Liow reported that he tested positive for Covid-19 on June 29, 2021. On July 9 he had to enter the ER, not only that, Chandra Liow also had to experience a cytotoxin storm that almost took his life. He almost gave up, especially his mother was also exposed to Covid-19. After battling Covid-19, finally in early September Chandra was declared cured.
Those were 9 facts about Chandra Liow, YouTubers who recovered after fighting against Covid-19 and the cytotoxin storm. Chandra Liow’s recovery was greeted with prayers and gratitude from his friends. Wishing you more and more health Chandra Liow!
Contributor: Safitri Yulikhah