20 May - Li Bingbing has recently been awarded with two accolades at the 3rd China International Film Festival London.
As reported on BBC UK, the actress, who came directly from Cannes to attend the event held at the Royal Festival Hall in Southbank Centre, London, accepted two awards, "The Most Influential Star Overseas" and "Best Actress", for her role in "Zhong Kui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal".
"As an actress, I hope to use my performance to promote Chinese films to overseas' audiences," said the actress in her acceptance speech. "I hope next year, I will get the opportunity to participate more actively in the future event."
The list of winners is as follows:
Most Influential Star Overseas: Li Bingbing
Best Picture: Fleet of Time
Best Director: Teddy Chan for "Kung Fu Jungle"
Best actor: Zhang Hanyu, for "The Taking of Tiger Mountain"
Best Actress: Li Bingbing for "Zhong Kui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal"
Best Supporting Actor: Leo Ku for "Two Thumbs Up"
Best supporting actress: Tang Yan for "For Love or Money"
Best Screenplay: Wang Yuelun for "Emperor's Holiday"
Best Editing: Zhang Jiahui for "The Queen"
Best photography: Lee Ping Bin "Somewhere Only We Know"
Best Original Music: "Fleet of Time"
Best New Director: Lau Ho Leung for "Two Thumbs Up"
Best New Actress: Zhong Jiaqi for "Corgi Prince"
Best New Actor: Kris Wu for "Somewhere Only We Know"
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