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The beautiful and talented Maggie Cheung.

The beautiful Maggie Cheung is a Chinese actress from Hong Kong who has starred in over 70 films. Some of her most commercially successful work was in the action genre, but Cheung once said in an interview that of all the work she has done, the films that really meant something to her are Song of Exile, Centre Stage, Comrades: Almost a Love Story and In the Mood for Love. Her starring role in  Clean made her the first Asian actress to win a prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Cheung is multilingual, having learned to speak English, Mandarin and French in the course of her life. Her native language is Cantonese.