Joey Wang, a former screen goddess, returned to Hong Kong and was hounded by local media about loosing her good looks that made her famous in the 80's.
She was accused of losing her looks and her past image as a screen goddess, as many online have lamented how time has not been kind to her.
Joey's friend immediately struck back and posted photos of her online in support of Joey and said that a goddess was a goddess.
Now, the former goddess has filed a suit with the superior court against Next Media and its publications for defamation, reports hktopten.
She states in the legal suit that Next Media's Apple Daily, Face and Next Magazine published articles that defamed her on August 23 to 29, and caused damage to her reputation and career.
She asked the court to issue an injunction against Next Media and the aforementioned publications from further articles online and in print that may defame her.
She also demanded compensation from them.