Chrissie Chau and Karena Ng: The Leading Ladies of “White War”
The currently airing ViuTV action drama White War <戰毒> is receiving a lot of attention for its star-studded cast. Acting alongside Bosco Wong (黃宗澤), Ron Ng (吳卓羲), and Kenny Kwan (關智斌) are leading ladies Chrissie Chau (周秀娜) and Karena Ng (吳千語). Playing a cop and a villain respectively, the two actresses gushed about their roles in the web series.
Since Chrissie’s character is a villain who has to conceal her identity, she got to experiment with a variety of looks, including sexy evening wear, business casual attire, and also the outfit of a reporter. The expansive wardrobe allowed her to enhance the complexity and diversity of her character. The actress disclosed that she didn’t have to wear clothes from her own closet, and she gave input when the wardrobe department was putting together her outfits for the drama.
She said, “My role is very secretive, which is why they gave me so many different looks. I am like an onion – my true identity slowly comes to light through each layer peeled. It is very exciting, and I am so happy that I got to play this character.”
As Chrissie’s character attempts to seduce Bosco’s in the series, the actress consulted him for acting tips throughout the filming process, and she is thankful for his help. Chrissie expressed that her ending with Bosco and the action-packed scenes involving explosions and guns are the most memorable for her.
Karena Receives Positive Feedback
Aside from Chrissie, Karena also has a prominent role in the drama. Playing a police officer and the ex-girlfriend of Bosco, the starlet took part in many action scenes. She said firing a gun was quite interesting.
Many viewers praised Karena for her emotional acting in the scene where she cries when Bosco reveals his identity to her. However, her most memorable scene was when she visits Kenny in prison. She expressed, “In the drama, we play long-time best friends. [Kenny’s character] has always liked me and protected me. Seeing my best friend end up like that was impactful.”
This article is written by Hailey for JayneStars.com