Myolie Wu is one of the rare stars from Hong Kong whose Mandarin has been so impressive that audiences mistake her for a native mainlander. Photo: Wang Wen Myolie Wu is one of the rare stars from Hong Kong whose Mandarin has been so impressive that audiences mistake her for a native mainlander. Photo: Wang Wen
Myolie Wu is one of the rare stars from Hong Kong whose Mandarin has been so impressive that audiences mistake her for a native mainlander. Photo: Wang Wen
Chinese culture

Actress Myolie Wu’s mastery of Mandarin Chinese makes her a rare success as a Hong Kong star in China

  • Myolie Wu is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, unlike some Hong Kong actors, and wowed actress Vicki Zhao Wei with her proficiency in Anhui dialect on a TV show
  • In Hong Kong Wu was known as ‘queen of the small screen’ for her TV drama roles, but she quit them to marry and have children. Now she is enjoying a renaissance

Topic |   Chinese culture
Myolie Wu is one of the rare stars from Hong Kong whose Mandarin has been so impressive that audiences mistake her for a native mainlander. Photo: Wang Wen Myolie Wu is one of the rare stars from Hong Kong whose Mandarin has been so impressive that audiences mistake her for a native mainlander. Photo: Wang Wen
Myolie Wu is one of the rare stars from Hong Kong whose Mandarin has been so impressive that audiences mistake her for a native mainlander. Photo: Wang Wen
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