29th SGIFF: In Conversation | Sammi Cheng


Known for her star power and sensual vocals, Sammi Cheng is one of Asia’s most prominent singers and actresses. She started her film career with the feature Best of the Best, then starred in the popular romantic comedy Feel 100%. After a string of high-profile leading roles, her performance in Wu Yen won Best Actress at the Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards in 2002, and garnered a nomination at the Hong Kong Film Awards. Uncover how the actress has cemented her style through a bold and diverse filmography, what drives her artistic pursuits, and her hopes for upcoming projects.

Sammi Cheng embarked on her journey in entertainment after winning the 1988 New Talent Singing Awards organised by Television Broadcasts Limited in Hong Kong. In the 1990s, she rose to become a superstar of the global Chinese popscene. To date, she has sold more than 25 million music records worldwide and has performed more than 250 solo concertsaround the world. Cheng has acted in close to 30 films under renowned directors such as Johnnie To, Wai Ka-fai, Stanley Kwan, Andrew Lau, Alan Mak and Felix Chong.

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Fri Dec 7, 2018
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM SGT
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Gallery Theatre, National Museum of Singapore
Free Seating (Refundable) SOLD OUT $5.00
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93 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178897 Singapore
Singapore International Film Festival