About Night Owl Cinematics

Night Owl Cinematics (NOC), founded by Ryan Tan and Sylvia Chan in 2013, is a production company based in Singapore. NOC started off with the production of comedy videos on Youtube, and given the popularity of its Youtube channel with more than 800,000 subscribers as well as over 234 million cumulative views, many corporations have tasked NOC with the production of corporate and sponsored videos as well as social media campaigns as they see the potential in reaching out to the public through non-traditional media. Our notable clients include the Health Promotion Board, Singapore Police Force, and the Media Development Authority Singapore.

Ryan Tan

Ryan Tan

FOUNDER / DIRECTOR / FOOD KING

Being the founder of NOC, Ryan also serves as the cinematographer, art director in our productions. He occasionally cameos as the lovable Xi Guay Ong. Ryan strives for perfection in his art and this shows up even in his taste in food, resulting in him being crowned the undisputed Food King.

Sylvia Chan

Sylvia Chan

CO-FOUNDER / ACTRESS / HOST

Sylvia, co-founder of NOC and wife of Ryan's, is in charge of the corporate matters and public relations. She is also the President of NOC Charity Club. Not only that, she is incredibly versatile and is not only able to act and host, but she is also able direct our productions. You can often find her in our videos contributing to many of our humorous moments thanks to her wittiness.

Aiken Chia

Aiken Chia

PARTNER / ACTOR / PRODUCER

Aiken is a partner, actor, host, and the producer of Food King! We've seen him play numerous comedic characters like Thai Masseuse 'Thong Tham', army officer, and of late, SeeToh Da. When he is not eating, he also is a professional events emcee and serves as the vice-president of the NOC Charity Club.

Dee Kosh

Dee Kosh

PARTNER / ACTOR / PRODUCER

Having his own YouTube channel, and his own radio show, Dee Kosh is concurrently also a partner of NOC, where he has his own segment, Do It For The Money! He also co-hosts the Food King series which is released every Friday! Quick on his feet, his acting never fails to provide a spark in our comedy videos!

Aurelia Ng

Aurelia Ng

ACTRESS / MODEL

Having joined NOC in 2015, Aurelia has appeared in many NOC videos and have been rising rapidly in popularity among the Owls due to her candid performances. With her on board, the NOC family has gained more colours and laughter. Her notable acts include being an overenthusiastic housewife in “7 Types of People at Start of New Year” as well as an angry girlfriend in “10 Types of Ex Boyfriends You Broke Up With”.

Joanna Lim

Joanna Lim

ACTRESS / MODEL

With an active and bubbly personality, it is difficult to find a reason to dislike Joanna. Armed with good looks and a bright smile, she never fails to keep the atmosphere on set jovial. Easily one of the top favourite girls in NOC, Joanna is an indispensable member of the team.

Grace Lim

Grace Lim

FASHION STYLIST / ACTRESS

Having joined NOC in late 2016, Grace has contributed to NOC production greatly thanks to her expertise as a freelance stylist. Petite and just a little quirky, Grace will quickly tug on your heartstrings before you know it. You can find her donning a school uniform in her act in “13 Teachers We Hate”.

Anna En

Anna En

MAKE-UP ARTIST / ACTRESS

Anna is a professional make-up artist who first worked with NOC on the 'WATA' music video doing special effects make-up on the cast. She’s one of the most versatile actresses NOC has, being able to easily transit between a serious or a comedic role. Do check out her most recent video in “Our Parents Vs Parents We’ll Be!”

Nina Tan

Nina Tan

ACTRESS

Nina, one of our original members, and easily one of the most popular girls on NOC is now back after her hiatus. Look forward to her appearance in our future videos especially after her amazing performances in our previous videos such as Shit Crazy Girlfriends Say and Movie Assassins!

Victoria Cheng

Victoria Cheng

ACTRESS / HOST

Victoria was born and raised in New York, and lived in Hong Kong before coming to Singapore 4 years ago. Her accent and elegant look have captivated many of our viewers. Her various attempts at speaking Singlish have also brought many laughs! Catch her hilarious portrayal as a retail staff in "Shit Annoying Customers Say"!

Franster Wong

Franster Wong

ACTOR / HOST

Franster has taken on many breakthrough roles starring in our videos as Bruce Lee, a villian, a nerd and even a cross dresser. He's done them all but he is a complete natural for 'Ah Beng' roles! He's popularly known for his 'Hokkien Word of the Day' series, which has won the hearts of fellow Singaporeans.

Charlene Kiew

Charlene Kiew

ACTRESS / HOST

Charlene has many impressionable roles in NOC. Her first main appearance was in 'The Favour' and she also did well in '7 Apps We Wish Exists'. She contributed significantly in 'All I Want For Christmas Is You (Parody)' with her confident vocals. Plus, she is an amazing and engaging host!

Sikeen Chan

Sikeen Chan

ACTOR / PROPS MANAGER

Sikeen, brother of Sylvia, is notable for his alter-ego as Sebastian. He works both as a crew and as an actor, and he often takes on the comedic roles. He recently became a proud father of a son.

Julian Tay

Julian Tay

PARTNER / ACTOR / PRODUCER

Julian, known as the host of NOC Plays is an avid gamer, and he's bringing his passion to the Owls. Other than being able to host and act, he is a Jack of all trades, being knowledgable about videography and video editing as well.

Rao Zi Jie

Rao Zi Jie

ACTOR

Zijie, a guy with a talent and passion for acting and singing that leaves an impression that one cannot forget. Catch him at various bars and pubs where he perform as a singer too! Do look out for his latest performances in "10 Types of Ex Boyfriends You Broke Up With", "Shit Bad Neighbours Say", and many more!

Rachel Wan

Rachel Wan

PARTNER / ACTRESS / PRODUCER

One of our more prominent new talents, and she has acted in a leading role in a 12-episode long Mediacorp Channel 5 series - “Fine Tune”, among other roles in Mediacorp, and is also involved in voiceover works, hosting and other on-screen segments. Moreover, she is also the producer and scriptwriter for our bi-weekly Saturday segment - Spotlight!

Nixie Angel Kiang

Nixie Angel Kiang

ACTRESS / MAKE UP ARTIST

Bouncing in to the scene, a new addition to NOC in 2017, is Nixie. She is also working as in events as well as a waitress. Her passion lies in acting, makeup and traveling. Along with her good tastes in music, there is plenty to look forward to from Nixie.

Sherri Ashlee

Sherri Ashlee

ACTRESS

With a bubbly and outgoing personality, Sherri loves performing, music, traveling and soaking in new cultures. She has passion for the arts and a soft spot for children. Her experience as an actor in Act3 Theatrics as well as being a drama teacher will prove to be a valuable addition to the team.

Adam Tun-Aung

Adam Tun-Aung

VOICE OVER / HOST

Adam dabbles in behind-the-scenes photography, some (epic) voice-overs, and some scripting when the Owls require some assistance. He helped with an NOC favourite -'The Favour' and acted in 'Top 10 Criminals In Singapore'. He's Burmese but prefers to be called a Myanmarian.

Porky Tan

Porky Tan

SHIH TZU

Porky is Ryan and Sylvia's baby girl! She is super obedient and well loved by everyone in NOC! She sometimes acts as the supporting actress in our comedy skits (:

Bella Heng

Bella Heng

ADMIN / ACCOUNT MANAGER

From documents to numbers and figures, Bella has it all under her control. Don't let her quiet disposition fool you, she's the one in charge of all our salary!

Kwok See Teng

Kwok See Teng

PRODUCTION COORDINATOR

See Teng's experience as a producer and coordination have proved to be beneficial to us, and she now serves as a Production Coordinator, a liaison between clients and crew in order for us to deliver our videos timely and efficiently.

Krystin Lim

Krystin Lim

CO-PRODUCER

Newly joining us as a Co-Producer, Krystin has spent 5 years in the UK, and she enjoys anything to do with creative production, from film to art to food. She has done drama and stage performances as a kid, and shifted to backstage and production work as she grew up. As a bonus, she has attended culinary school in London, and is very passionate about food.

Zoe Heng

Zoe Heng

CO-PRODUCER

From Klang, Malaysia and having studied business in Hong Kong, Zoe is unlike her colleague Krystin, and can only cook noodles and weird food. As such, we rely on her to cook up and explore incredible and novel ideas and concepts in order to come out with the most entertaining videos

Scott Vanderven

Scott Vanderven

Scriptwriter

Scott is our new freelance scriptwriter who recently graduated from Hillsong College Australia, studying Theology and Songwriting. Scott’s a fervent writer who believes that the power of words can be translated into the many different mediums of art— whether it’s lyrics paired with melody, or a dialogue paired with laughter, he always pours his heart out into every creative endeavor.

Henry Chua

Henry Chua

CO-PRODUCER (FOOD KING)

Henry, previously an intern producer with us, is now working under Aiken as the co-producer of Food King on a part-time basis while he's still schooling in NUS. Someone full of drive and seems to have infinite enthusiasm, he is consistently striving to improve himself and to innovate.

Cayden Lim

Cayden Lim

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER / WRITER

Previously a Producer, Cayden now manages the NOC website, Facebook pages, Patreon, and the YouTube community page to keep the fans updated about the happenings in NOC!

Virus Tan

Virus Tan

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Virus is more than Ryan’s right-hand man. He is one of the OGs of NOC, and knows everything there is to know in terms of NOC’s operations and processes. He is now an Assistant Director for our shoots and is the second in command in terms of our video production!

Bryant Lee

Bryant Lee

CREW LEAD / EDITOR

One of the first few interns of NOC, Bryant went through hell and is now back with us shortly after his National Service. He is one of the best editors and cinematographers of NOC, and has now taken on the role of leading the crew, and will be in charge of making sure all the necessary shots happen in our shoots!

Bryan Seah

Bryan Seah

CREW

Bryan came in as an intern and has opted to stay with us, until his unfortunate hiatus of 2 years as he needs to serve the nation. We will be looking forward to a fitter Bryan to join us after he ORDs so that he can carry more equipment!

Charmaine Zheng

Charmaine Zheng

CREW / EDITOR

Charmaine, the leader of our crew's irreplaceable Powerpuff Girls, is often in charge of our 2nd camera during shoots, and is also the editor in charge of Food King as well as Do It For The Money! Charmaine also provides the behind-the-scenes photography that you all enjoy on NOC YouTube Community!

Priscilia Tan

Priscilia Tan

CREW / EDITOR

Our frequent Employee of the Month winner, Priscilia proved her worth shortly after joining NOC. An incredibly fast learner and the mood-maker of the office, she is often making the most noise in the office. Someone who’s passionate about cinematography, she is currently the editor in charge of Spotlight.

Tracy Koh

Tracy Koh

CREW / SOUND

Tracy is our incredibly versatile sound engineer who is not only responsible for our audio needs, but is also able to edit! With her specialty in audio engineering, it’s no wonder that we will need to seek her opinions when acquiring new audio equipment!

K.C

K.C

CREW / MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNER

A talented illustrator from Ipoh, Malaysia, K.C has sufficiently showcased her skills and talents in her designs, and her works are in virtually all of our videos ever since she has joined us. She also used to be a barista, and absolutely loves coffee. She's often the one responsible for the smell of coffee in the office at mornings.

Taylor Chia

Taylor Chia

INTERN PRODUCER

Taylor, a Communications Major & a Film Minor from NUS, has recently gotten back from her study trip in America and is serving as our intern producer. She is interested in pursuing screenwriting, and her varied experiences in life will contribute to our works as much as she gets to learn from us!

Kei Teng

Kei Teng

INTERN CREW

A recent Psychology and Sociology graduate, Kei has a passion for photography, and specialises more on nature/landscape photography. She also plays the acoustic guitar during her spare time, and performs with some of her friends whenever time permits.