Tuesday, February 7, 2012


courtesy of singtao.com
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Veteran film professional Teddy Robin Kwan Singer Actress Ella Koon Yun Na earlier with the Hong Kong film MERRY GO ROUND (DUNG FUNG POR) won Best Actor and Best Actress at the Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival in Sydney, Australia.  The Jiang Wen directed LET THE BULLETS FLY won Best Picture.  He personally received the Best Director Award.

Teddy Robin last year with GALLANTS (DA LUI TOI) won the Hong Kong Film Award Best Supporting Actor and the Hong Kong Film Critic Society Best Actor.  This year at the Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival he crushed LET's Chow Yun Fat, Ge You and Taiwan film's JUMP! ASHIN's Eddie Peng Yu-Yen for Best Actor as his outstanding acting was again recognized.  He even personally went to Sydney to accept the award and returned to Hong Kong last night.  This time he was very surprised to be recognized again with MERRY.  Ella due to work could not personally accept the award.

With 2012 to be the 30th anniversary of Teddy Robin as a director, Schoolmates Culture Club from February 17 to 26 will hold a Teddy Robin Panorama with seven films that he produced, directed or starred.  It will include his first film a director ALL THE WRONG SPIES (NGOR OI YEH LOI HEUNG), THE STORY OF WOO VIET and his recent films MERRY GO ROUND and GALLANTS.  The film will display his undying spirit.

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