Angelababy (楊穎) has many emotional scenes in Chinese drama, A Murderous Affair in Horizon Tower (摩天大樓) which becomes a heated discussion among the netizens. There are mixed reviews about her acting skills and some netizens even pointed she used eye drop when shooting crying scenes.

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi (章子怡) praised Angelababy had good acting skills on Weibo: “What I want to say is please stop criticising Angelababy’s acting skills. She puts in full efforts and acts in the drama naturally. We should recognise her acting skills and she will look more charming when filming in a relaxing manner.”

Subsequently, Angelababy thanked Ziyi for the compliments: “Thank you to Ziyi for supporting our series. There is many areas requiring improvements and every instructor gives me lots of help. I will continue to work hard and hope another “Zhong Mei Bao” (鍾美寶) will not appear in this world.”

However, Ziyi’s action is criticised by Chinese netizens: “It is nonsense! A biggest joke this year! Stop boosting Angelababy’s acting skills.”