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Filipino sporting hero Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao defeated US boxer Brandon Rios by unanimous decision at the fight in the Cotai Arena in November 2013. Back in the ring for the first time in almost a year, Pacquiao wore Rios down with his trademark combination punching and won on points. Pacquiao grabbed the WBO international welterweight title with the victory.
Being the perfect location for the romance-themed Korean TV drama, the integrated resort will be featured in “Fated to Love You” starring Jang Hyuk and Jang Na-Ra, where certain scenes were filmed. Locations used during shooting included iconic attractions like the beautiful Grand Canal Shoppes and St. Mark’s Square, the outdoor lagoon, one of the luxurious hotel suites, and the ornate hotel main lobby.
The Venetian Macao has been a popular location for film and television shoots, including Chow Yun-Fat’s “From Vegas to Macau” and Zhang Ziyi’s “My Lucky Star,” making the integrated resort a hotspot for celebrity sightings.
Key from popular Korean boy band SHINee and Japanese model Arisa Yagi – one of the virtual married couples from season two of the hit South Korean reality show “We Got Married: Global Edition” – were in town April 1 to film their honeymoon. They visited some of Macao’s famous attractions, including taking a romantic gondola ride down the canals of The Venetian® Macao, enjoying beautiful melodies sung by a gondolier. The honeymoon episodes were scheduled to air in early June.