Breaking news: Rui En smiles at award ceremonies

Rui En does smile, and she’s much more cheerful than in pictures

Rui En does smile, and she’s much more cheerful than in pictures
Rui En does smile, and she’s much more cheerful than in pictures
21 Apr 2015

Rui En does smile, and she’s much more cheerful than in pictures

Much has been said and done about Rui En’s stoic on-stage expression at the recent Star Awards 2015 Show 1 awards ceremony. But was the actress in a foul mood? Not at all, she just happens to look expressionless when not smiling – but that’s a story for another day. As proof, we dug deep into our archives to bring you 15 moments of Rui En captured at award ceremonies from the past six years. For the record, she smiles.

Star Awards 2010 Show 1
Star Awards 2010 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2010 Show 1

That gaze and that smile. It can only be one thing: Rui En’s smiling at her zealous fans cheering her on from above. 

Star Awards 2010 Show 2
Star Awards 2010 Show 2
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2010 Show 2

When she took the red carpet channeling old Hollywood glamour with Marlene Dietrich’s androgynous style.

Star Awards 2011 Show 1
Star Awards 2011 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2011 Show 1

When she was on stage with Chen Hanwei, her onscreen love interest in With You, promoting their pairing for the Favourite Onscreen Couple award.

Star Awards 2011 Show 2
Star Awards 2011 Show 2
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2011 Show 2

When comedian Mark Lee and his co-presenter Zeng Guo Cheng were cracking some jokes on stage before they presented an award

Star Awards 2012 Show 1
Star Awards 2012 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2012 Show 1

Cheering on a fellow colleague when he won a technical award.

Star Awards 2012 Show 2
Star Awards 2012 Show 2
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Star Awards 2012 Show 2

In this snap with fellow best actress nominee Joanne Peh.

Star Awards 2013 Show 1
Star Awards 2013 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2013 Show 1

Star Awards 2013 Show 2
Star Awards 2013 Show 2
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2013 Show 2

With BFF Chen Li Ping before they took the red carpet walk together, hand in hand.

Star Awards 2014 Show 1
Star Awards 2014 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2014 Show 1

When she gamely hammed it up on stage with Dennis Chew during a parody of The Dream Makers.

Star Awards 2014 Show 1
Star Awards 2014 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2014 Show 1

We’re not sure what BFF Li Ping said to her but we’re pretty sure it was LOL-worthy judging from Rui En’s reaction.

Star Awards 2014 Show 2
Star Awards 2014 Show 2
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2014 Show 2

The genuine look of surprise and happiness when BFF Li Ping won Best Actress award the following week.

Star Awards 2015 Show 1
Star Awards 2015 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2015 Show 1

ICYMI: #fistpump from this story.

Star Awards 2015 Show 1
Star Awards 2015 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2015 Show 1

Cheering colleagues on when someone won an award? Check.

Star Awards 2015 Show 1
Star Awards 2015 Show 1
21 Apr 2015

Star Awards 2015 Show 1

And finally, being a good sport when fellow contender Jeanette Aw won the Favourite Female Character Award? Double check. 

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