“Count Your Lucky Stars” was in the spotlight even before its premiere on August 3. But the 20-year age gap between Yan and his on-screen partner, Shen Yue, has received much attention, Straits Times reported.
During production, the actor reportedly felt pressured to take on a romantic comedy series at his age and be partnered up with an actress much younger than him, which created a tense atmosphere on set.
I’m saying hello to the brooding-in-the-tub Jerry Yan.
In addition to his show business career, Yan also amassed a huge fan base as a member of the Taiwanese boy band F4, which consists of his other “Meteor Garden” co-stars Ken Chu, Vic Chou and Taiwanese-American “Asia’s Got Talent” judge Vanness Wu.
Yue also played the lead role in the 2018 adaptation of “Meteor Garden,” opposite of Dylan Wang who appeared as Dao Ming Si.
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