Miriam Yeung wins Best Actress award in Hong Kong
Miriam Yeung bags her first movie award at the 17th Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards
by Kyrie Chie
Date Published: 02/28/2011
Miriam Yeung in Perfect Wedding
The 17th Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards was held on February 22 at the Hong Kong Film Archive, and Miriam Yeung (杨千嬅) received her first best actress award for her role in Perfect Wedding (抱抱俏佳人). The award was presented to her by director Johnnie To (杜琪峰), and according to qq.com, tears flowed down her cheeks as Yeung gave her winning speech.
Besides Yeung, veteran actor Teddy Robin (泰迪羅賓) won Best Actor for his role in Derek Kwok and Clement Cheng's Gallants (打擂台) -- which also took home the Best Film award -- Taiwan's Su Chao-pin (蘇照彬) won Best Director for Reign of Assassins (劍雨), and Ivy Ho (岸西) won Best Screenwriter for Wanchai-set Crossing Hennessy (月滿軒尼詩).
For more information about Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards, please visit their official website.