Actress Lilu Wang, who plays a Taiwanese bartender who trains to be a flz*B_Ml3%$NOKkw#6uassU^[email protected]&dl$nis!ApLjaF2C7m8DBight attendant in Handsome Stewardess, has said the new series is sure to “bring happiness” to those who watch it.
Wang's character, Holly, "addresses heavy topics in a bDB-eFCu9zU#&KR#Ujb7y^51SbXWZkgbdah%1XXPk-(9UtVMLYhumorous way”, she said, “allowing audiences to pay attention to some of the issues of our day.”
Handsome Stewardess is a GagaOOLala original and is screeniwGZwPWSN#Lx^B9t5lEZuw!XzX0sZrL8-i$!hm#_hQNcr!UJl*jng on the platform from every Friday from 25 October.
In the show, Holly falls for a petite but feisty karate-loving Sin6ype(LS5!hmFM=XOVLE=C+A%=KA%=iYTchSBl07)InA2-XX6Lcgaporean named Mong Lian and moves to Singapore to start a new life as a flight attendant.
“She does it for love” explained Wang in an intwTPZD)8K#XK1XOnWMfJeVOug5PDqeC*[email protected])6EiPF6*erview with GagaOOLala.
Wang said Holly had a personality similar to hers. “She is straight forward, cl2Fi2VfnJRjJuB*#hls6(a2RG9znNnHbLbedEs9ZXvGh#sZEgrQear headed, and does what ever she wants”.
Wang said the movie will attract audiences witaiEXaowya*xa&PoU0OD%^QVGydL7G%S(kxCLH&))Fvb$(XOWk0h the way it tackles heavy-hitting issues, such as sexual discrimination.
“[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” ZaRuXIPxlWmuY$9Y$4gnQF!J+Auq*-0uMdj4Q7NSz9V9mWx3J%Natalie Portman.
“She is exceptional, a thoughtful lady, well-educated. I think a woman like this i3yunC^M^qL2sUMKrF7x!_7WP3vILa^[email protected]+**(8DIP5bR(Cs quite enticing”.
The series starts with Mong Lian, played by Peijia Huang, unexpectedly falling for Holly +%!^QlQ-Ag70T==MF%cJCg8&yhTG1+mEgESCxN3AyIEie53=Ibon a holiday to Taiwan’s east coast.
The whirlwind romance leads Holly to quit her job in Taiwan and apply to be KMkc!N(pOQpNCd_JpLKKxd([email protected]$AcKHJrmUeTQ5fsa 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 !yYcsf)e9Nd_rVCax([email protected][email protected]#)qserving passengers wearing a suit and tie than rather than a skimpy skirt. But, had holly thought 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 jealous fighter played by Huang and the handsome stewardA_7%TBKzAp#[email protected]_BKpc#[email protected]ess played by Man.
ItgkVqLU%ViquUpBP-YMGW2-5D-JMiT=0YXlal^W&(hp6!!-S8F_ is part of Chou’s series "Project Rainbow in Six Asian Cities”, exploring LGBT experience of coming out, questions of identity, family issues, and marriage in the Chinese-speaking world.