And I trust his advice completely; it makes me believe that I will get better at acting. It’s more important how well I can communicate with my significant other. ” What made you join the Miss Hong Kong beauty pageant? People had doubts about your relationship with Kevin because of the 22-year age gap. People close to me know that I’m serious about this relationship. I’ve watched the pageant on TV ever since I was little and the contestants always represented confidence and poise to me. I thought joining the pageant would help me feel more confident as a woman as well. When I was younger, I thought I would become a teacher. But when you’re so busy, you don’t think about it until you suddenly realise that you haven’t slept in two days. Best Actress2006 Maiden's Vow2014 Line Walker My Favourite Female Character2006 Maidens' Vow2010 Can't Buy Me Love2014 Line Walker My Favourite Television Characters2000 Return of the Cuckoo2001 Country Spirit2003 Perish in the Name of Love2004 War and Beauty My Favourite On-screen Partners (Drama)2000 Return of the Cuckoo On October 1997, she signed on with the Hong Kong television network TVB after emerging as second runner-up in the 1997 Miss Hong Kong Pageant.The early stage of her career was often characterised by her coy, squeaky voice and criticisms of her acting skills.Hong Kong TVB actress Grace Chan does not mind being referred to as “Kevin Cheng’s girlfriend” by the media and TV fans.The 24-year-old rising star, who has been dating Hong Kong A-list actor Kevin Cheng, 46, for the past year, is “completely comfortable” with the label, she says.
In 2011 she was awarded Best Actress at the Asian Television Awards for her performance in Can't Buy Me Love.
I watch a lot of movies with my boyfriend and we’re always looking at how different actors act. But I can’t read Chinese, so I have to put in double the effort with my scripts.
Watching movies used to be mindless entertainment for me.
In 2006, Charmaine became the first TVB actress to win two major awards at the same TVB Anniversary Awards ceremony, clinching the Best Actress Award and My Favourite Female TV Character for her performance in Maidens' Vow.
She also won the Top Four Actresses Award with Ruby Lin, Zhao Wei and Liu Yifei.