Actress Clara wins popularity award at Tokyo Film Fest

By Rumy Doo
  • Published : Oct 27, 2017 - 17:14
  • Updated : Oct 27, 2017 - 17:14
Actress Clara received the popularity award at the 30th Tokyo International Film Festival’s Gold Crane Awards Thursday.

Clara has recently starred as Korean model Yoyo in “Some Like It Hot,” a Chinese rom-com released last year.

The film, directed by Song Xiaofei and Dong Xu stars Chinese actor Xiao Yang as Xiao Han, an anxious and bored man who decides to make himself feel young and vibrant again by chasing after Yoyo.

The film topped box offices in China.

Clara steps on the red carpet at the Tokyo International Film Festival Wednesday. (Platform Entertainment)

Some scenes featuring Clara dancing provocatively in the film went viral in China, according to reports.

The Tokyo International Film Festival, established in 1985, is the oldest film festival in Asia, running this year from Oct. 25-Nov. 3.

Clara, whose real name is Lee Seong-min, is a 32-year-old Swiss-born British national actress.