Golden Horse winner Yeo Yann Yann was not who Anthony Chen had in mind for Wet Season

Yeo Yann Yann says she is thankful to director Anthony Chen for pushing her to her limits.
Yeo Yann Yann says she is thankful to director Anthony Chen for pushing her to her limits.PHOTO: GOLDEN VILLAGE

SINGAPORE - Yeo Yann Yann won the prize for Best Actress at the Golden Horse Awards in Taipei last weekend (Nov 23) for her part in film-maker Anthony Chen's drama Wet Season.

Her journey to the podium began, strangely enough, when she was cold-shouldered by Chen. The Singaporean film-maker says he deliberately left her name out of his list of people to see.

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