By Beth Main
Li Yundi, world famous pianist and alleged lover of Wang Leehom, has been added to the ranks of the CCP’s advisory body the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC).
Yundi, best known for being the youngest winner of the International Chopin Piano Competition in 2000 at the tender age of 18, has already sat in his seat at the Chongqing CPPCC, and promised not to leave early. While he was there he spoke about environmental protection. and piano education. The Chongqing native joins other celebrity-turned-politicos such as kung fu star Stephen Chow.
Yundi posted his gratitude for the appointment on Weibo, and assured his loyal subjects that he will fulfill his duties very seriously. We can all sleep soundly tonight.
Meanwhile, check out his sexy intellectual glasses…