Actress Yuan Shan Shan from So I Married an Anti-Fan wins at Chinese American Film Festival
Romantic comedy movie So I Married an Anti-Fan has introduced DramaFever fans to delightful Chinese actress Yuan Shan Shan. Did you know that our favorite Anti-Fan was just recently in California to accept a special award? What did she win? We also have the video clip of her accepting the award.
It turned out that Yuan Shan Shan was awarded the Most Popular Actress award at the 2016 Chinese American Film Festival (CAFF) held in Hollywood, Los Angeles.
The star-studded event opened on November 3 with the presentation of the Golden Angel Awards, named after the city of Los Angeles. During the month of November, numerous feature films, submitted from Mainland China, Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong and the U.S., were showcased in screening locations in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and other cities. First founded in 2005, CAFF is the only Chinese American cultural event in the United States that is official recognized by both the American and Chinese governments.
During her acceptance speech, Yuan Shan Shan said:
"Greetings everyone, I am Yuan Shan Shan. In the cinema world, I'm actually still a newbie. I am thankful for the encouragement from the Chinese American Film Festival, and I will keep working hard to hopefully become a good actor. Thank you."
(Read more of what she said at the red carpet following the video.)
Earlier at the red carpet, Yuan Shan Shan was first asked about her gown, she replied simply that she liked the style.
What was the work she brought with her to the film festival? She said, "So I Married My Anti-Fan."
Did she have any expectation for an award? Yuan answered, "It probably depends on luck."
This is her first time at CAFF, what did she think about LA? Yuan said, "The air feels nice."
Her next project? She will be in a TV drama.
During the interview after she won the award, Yuan Shan Shan said she felt especially happy because this was the first time she won for a movie role. She again thanked the film festival's encouragement.
The 29-year-old beauty was also asked if she had any fitness tips. Her advice was to eat healthy, stay away from fried foods, and exercise.
She also expressed the wish for CAFF's continued success.
(Check out other award winners HERE.)
Congratulations to our favorite Anti-Fan, Yuan Shan Shan, and all the award winners!
New movie So I Married an Anti-fan has delivered a welcoming romantic comedy that is sure to keep our spirits high for the holiday season. Enjoy these interesting facts about the film's stars: EXO's Chanyeol, Yuan Shan Shan, Jiang Chao, and SNSD's Seo Joo Hyun.
Many DramaFever viewers are also recommending the fun movie. Check it out!
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