By: Christie Chen
Taipei, Nov. 21 (CNA) Taiwanese actress Karena Lam (林嘉欣) won the Golden Horse Award for best lead actress on Saturday with her role as a woman who loses her fiancé in “Zinnia Flower,”(百日告別) which deals with heartaches and losses.
It is the second time that Lam was nominated for a best lead actress award and her first win. Saturday’s victory made her the first person ever to have captured all of the following three Golden Horse awards: best lead actress, best supporting actress and best new performer.
Judges touted Lam’s acting as “sophisticated,” saying she has expressed the pain of her character in a reserved and contained way. [FULL STORY]