Charmaine Sheh (佘詩曼) is noted for her high popularity after participating in Story of Yanxi Palace (延禧攻略) drama. She plays a couple with Tan Kai (譚凱)) in The Legend of Xiao Chuo (燕雲台) series and her acting skills becomes a heated discussion again.
In the drama, Charmaine’s father is Prime Minister and the eldest daughter named Xiao Huinan (蕭胡輦) in the family. In order to save her second sister, Shan Lu (盧杉), she is forced to enter into a political marriage with Tan Kai.
Evidently, Charmaine’s acting skills is recognised by the public. This time, she acts as a girl in twenties and her crying skills makes the audiences feel touched especially when getting married. Subsequently, “Charmaine Sheh and Chiung Yao (瓊瑤) crying skills” (佘詩曼瓊瑤式落淚) becomes a popular discussion. Ever wonder why? It turns out that Huang Yi (黃奕) disclosed she lost the role, Lu Yiping (陸依萍) in Romance in the Rain (情深深雨濛濛) series, because of her unpleasant looks when crying in Everybody Stand By 2 (演員請就位2) show.
Looking back at the record, Charmaine indeed has her own crying method and The Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre (倚天屠龍記), War and Beauty (金枝慾孽) and Story of Yanxi Palace drama are good examples.