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Andy Lau Tak Wa with the film BLIND DETECTIVE (MAN TAM) won the 46th Stiges Film Festival Best Actor award. Wa Jai recently could not be busier with his concert, when he learned about the award he still could not hide his surprise despite being too exhausted to react. He in particular thanked Johnnie To Kei Fung, Wai Ka Fai, Yau Nai Hoi and Sammi Cheng Sau Man. Wa Jai said that because of this perfect team of "Four Great Heavenly Kings" he was able to win this award. He also felt honored to be recognized by the Spanish jury.
Wa Jai and Cheng Sau Man's collaboration in BLIND DETECTIVE has received praises. Cheng Sau Man received a Golden Horse Award Best Actress nomination and this time Wa Jai won in Europe first.
In addition, Ang Lee in his Golden Horse 50 interview revealed that when he attended the Golden Horse Award he went to the bathroom with many stars for the first time. He recalled when he was nominated with PUSHING HAND in 1991, he went to the bathroom and ran into superstars like Jackie Chan and Andy Lau Tak Wa. They exchanged a look and a smile, At the time he thought, "Life is still pretty good, with so many stars going to the bathroom with me."