On 19 June 2014, Angelababy attended an event in Shanghai and expressed that during her childhood, she behaved like a boy who disliked wearing skirts.
According to Asian e-news portal, she acted as an 'ugly girl' in her upcoming movie Temporary Family (失戀急讓), which made her regain the feeling she had during her childhood.
"The Director wants me to wear loose jeans and T-shirt and I dress up like a tough girl..... There is a sense of familiarity upon acting this role.".