Popular Taiwanese singer-actor Richie Jen will play a gay married man in his upcoming film translated as Afternoon Tea.
The Arvin Chen-directed movie, which begins filming next week and also stars Mavis Fan and Mayday's Stone, will have Jen, 46, kissing his on-screen lover played by Hong Kong actor Stephen Wong.
Jen has two kids with Tina Chen, who is his longtime girlfriend.
He joked that he had been looking at Wong's photos often to build up his feelings for him.
This article was first published in The New Paper.