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Gillian Chung Reveals That Her Weight Gain Is For A New Role

The star, who was recently fat-shamed, said she suffered from stomach cramps and vomiting when preparing for her new movie that’s reportedly similar to Korean romcom 200 Pounds Beauty.

Gillian Chung Reveals That Her Weight Gain Is For A New Role

Hongkong singer-actress Gillian Chung recently became the unfortunate target of some very cruel fat-shaming comments after the trailer for variety show Twinkle Love, where she appears as a guest, was released last month. The Chinese media even (unnecessarily) guesstimated that she had put on “at least 18kg”.

As it turns out, the 40-year-old deliberately gained weight for a new role — think Renée Zellweger for Bridget Jones’s Diary or, in a local context, Rui En for 2016’s If Only I Could.

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