On 26 June, The organizer of the Academy Awards (Oscars) – Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the invitation list for 2018 judging panel. The invitation list have the names and two representation films to each name.
Under the Actors panel, the Asian names includes Takeshi Kaneshiro, Sylvia Chang and Andy Lau. The representative films for Takeshi Kaneshiro are Red Cliff and House of Flying Daggers; Sylvia’s representative films are Love Education and 20 30 40, Andy’s representative films are Infernal Affairs and House of Flying Daggers.
When interviewed, Andy said: “Thanks for the invitation from Oscars and gave me the chance to cast a vote for my favorite film, I will work hard and do my best.”