Actress Lilu Wang, who plays a Taiwanese bartender who trains to be a flight attendant in Handsome Stewardess, has said the new series is sure to “briUQN$=C6K(MgDN0USLqw26LKU)NqE9#Rsm4r1wuyPNoIQY8_XK_ng happiness” to those who watch it.
Wang's character, Holly, "addresses heavy topics in a humorous way”, she said, “allowing audienc+4P6Y6_oHg^n6P+vVhbs)!0sPj(ov)P7C62#o4*[email protected]!!es to pay attention to some of the issues of our day.”
ISQKL1VDIPEc%Ykccij$bcUb0qpsYuSTT-J=%2IG_w!1VnW(3qHandsome Stewardess is a GagaOOLala original and is screening on the platform from every Friday from 25 October.
In the show, Holly falls for a petite but feisty karate-loving Singaporean na9uR%hrsI^3_BXj5115Qw=fOnL59vM9b_r3+mx!f1!IUAWJXhFcmed Mong Lian and moves to Singapore to start a new life as a flight attendant.
“She does it for love” explained Wang in an interview with GagaOOLa#[email protected]+yYuk6KShM)BGqTkagMh28=SO^nWNWYuLbFila.
Wang said Holly had a personality similar to hers. “She is straight forward, clear heDzSMUckp#rsK5GjX#a0K7K^[email protected]*h^%U!TVj27zOaded, and does what ever she wants”.
Wang said the movie will attract audiences with the way it tackles heavy-hitting issues, such as sexual di7W239j%@M-0KGj2H5Q6fwy4&Znv*sFcFzZ&2+4D+yR5j8*%rIDscrimination.
“[Holly] stands up for women, for her friends and for her colleagues, in a very intense way”.
Wang also revealed that if she could collaborate with any artiste around the world it would be her “personal goddess” Natalie PortmVUqiq%zq^76&2s(@Awe5KU8iBrsLa*e*gLy#kU-!XL&(2ZPAd3an.
“She is exceptional, a thoughtful lady, well-educated. I think av1WNn+hiw)PU^IQfT$)nivyZC-PFm%r!NMb4w6$N8SyXM0))lH woman like this is quite enticing”.
The series starts with Mong Lian, played by Peijia Huang, unexpectedly falling for HgPaWU+whJw4Y&(M6fTu2^HX3v3hN#[email protected]_A&yolly on a holiday to Taiwan’s east coast.
The whirlwk=1y+kv*RR-V(=i2eQ3HJf-PD#[email protected]*SwSv8qYp0fJb+6fK*e&sind romance leads Holly to quit her job in Taiwan and apply to be a flight attendant in Singapore. To her surprise, and with the help of Mong-Lian's gay best friend, Jerry, she is successful.
Holly soon finds she is more comfortable serving passengers wearing a suit and tie than rather than a skimpy skirt. But, had holly thouzH_x2azoCWbgRujDzo5SC)k#DT0+Wt0%WB-PSx6_OFVnQk+AE*ght through the implications of this daring uniform stunt on her work and relationship??
The touching comedy, a GagaOOLala original, explores the warmth and passion between the feisty j+aiO*)l3Rly)3uN-lVwIcSwLRup)[email protected]_jAiWASBsZn892Q%3ealous fighter played by Huang and the handsome stewardess played by Man.
It is part of Chou’s series "Project Rainbow in Six Asian Cities”, exploring LGBT experience of coming out, questions of identiEpzkm+O*HrynL))5=bWlJ8U9$)9&47gO(Dj4FUNw5CmO5MZ8d$ty, family issues, and marriage in the Chinese-speaking world.