The Golden Horse Film Awards will be held in Hsinchu next Saturday, Andy Lau who was nominated for Best Actor with A Simple Life had confirmed that he will be attending the ceremony, he will also be a award presenter with Deanie Ip.
Since Deanie won the Best Actress award at Venice Film Festival, she is the hot favorite for this year, although Andy missed out the Best Actor award at Venice Film Festival, but he still have a strong chance of winning at the Golden Horse Film Awards competing against Eddie Peng, Mainland China’s heavyweight actors Ge You and Wang Qian-yuan, it will be a contest between new and experienced actors.
A Simple Life is adapted from a true story which narrates the “mother-son” relationship between maid Tao Jie and her young master. Andy who won the Best Actor award with Infernal Affairs III in 41st Golden Horse Film Festival is currently busy shooting Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains in Mainland China, the management company is trying their best to make arrangements for Andy to attend the ceremony.
news from: Apple Daily News (Taiwan)