Nancy Wu excited for "Men on the Dragon" NYAFF nomination

14 Jun – TVB actress Nancy Wu couldn't help but feel ecstatic over her movie joining the New York Asian Film Festival.

As reported on Mingpao, the actress who attended the promotional event of her upcoming stage play, "By Chance: Xu Zhimo" recently, said that the movie "Men On the Dragon" has been nominated in the main competition at this year's festival.

"I am very happy to receive this news. This is my first movie ever. It will be released in August, so this is going to be an interesting summer," she said.

Nancy added that she will be promoting the movie soon, on top of performing her first stage play and promoting her drama, "Deep in the Realm of Conscience".

Directed by Sunny Chan and co-starring Francis Ng, "Men on the Dragon" is described as "an inspiring tale of four middle-aged men who rekindle their long-lost fighting spirit to deal with their respective mid-life crisis when they start training for the dragon boat team at work.

The 17th New York Asian Film Festival will be held from 28 June to 15 July.

(Photo source: Men On The Dragon Facebook)