|Richie Jen says that he almost did not recognize Sammi Cheng|
|Kenny Bee plays Sammi Cheng's father|
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Sammi Cheng Sau Man starred in the Ann Hui On Wa produced, Heiward Mak Hei Yan directed and written film FAGARA IN MARA (FA JIU JI MEI), based on Amy Cheung Siu Han's work MY SPICY LOVE. Other actors included Richie Jen (Yam Yin Chai), Kenny Bee (Chung Chun To), Megan Lai Ya-Yen, Cherry Li Xiaofeng and others. The film's backbone would be the father daughter relationship and examined the fate of 3 daughters. Sammi and Chung Chun To played daughter and father, while Lai Ya-Yen and Li Xiaofeng played her half sisters.
Sammi after MARRY A RICH MAN (GA GOR YAU CHIN YUN) worked with Yam Yin Chai after 16 years. Yam Yin Chai joked that Yang Guo and Xiaolongnu did not meet again for 16 years, thus he jokingly called Sammi "Goo Goo". In the film they would have romantic scenes but Yam Yin Chai said that he did not know how intimate they would get. He praised how sharp Sammi's acting has become. This time Sammi's costume was very dramatic, on the set he almost did not recognize her and even asked where Sammi was all over. Sammi revealed that Yam Yin Chai gained 30 pounds for the role and joked, "No time no longer, you are fatter and prettier!" Yam Yin Chai joked that even the wrinkles on his face expanded.