The music is mix of acoustic and “a little rock, which you may not have expected from me,” she laughed, stressing the songs are very personal.
Chen, who was awarded the “Asia Rising Star” award at the Asian Film Festival of New York last year, joined British actor Oliver Jackson-Cohen in a 7-minute short film promoting Cartier’s newest bridal collection, Destinee. The promotional film was shot in Paris by Luca Gaudagino.
Chen said she enjoyed the experience of shooting in English for the first time. While she remained coy about definite film plans at the moment, the fresh-faced actress said she would love to play opposite Hong Kong movie star Andy Lau, whom she’s admired since she was “really young” and has met a couple of time. “He knows that already,” she laughed, “But if you can, please tell him again for me!”