Golden Horse-nominated Roy Chiu says playing a gay man in Dear Ex 'wasn't particularly challenging'

Taiwanese actor Roy Chiu poses on the red carpet at the 55th Golden Horse Awards in Taipei, on Nov 17, 2018.
Taiwanese actor Roy Chiu poses on the red carpet at the 55th Golden Horse Awards in Taipei, on Nov 17, 2018.PHOTO: REUTERS

SINGAPORE - Taiwanese actor Roy Chiu is not at all disappointed over losing out on the Golden Horse award for Best Actor on Nov 17.

"I'm really very happy just to be nominated," he tells The Straits Times in Mandarin over a telephone interview. "The other nominees were all amazing, so to be considered in their league, I am very happy."

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