Find out the one thing action superstar Donnie Yen is afraid of

16 January 2016 / 9 months 1 week ago

Tan Kee Yun
The New Paper
Jan 15, 2016

On the big screen, Hong Kong action superstar Donnie Yen can take down an army of enemies in one fell swoop.

However, in real life, the 53-year-old actor turns into a bundle of nerves when it comes to rollercoasters.

On Friday, Yen and his wife, socialite-businesswoman Cecilia Wang, were unveiled as Resorts World Sentosa's (RWS) new brand ambassadors at Equarius Hotel.

After Wang, 34, regaled local media with their two kids' - aged 8 and 12- immense love for rollercoasters, she laughed and said, pointing to her husband: "I think my children are a lot more daring than their papa when it comes to thrill rides."

To that, Yen quipped: "Yes, I'm usually the one holding the camera." 

Watch the interview:

When the press conference's host Danny Yeo quizzed him if he had a fear of rollercoasters, Yen simply added: "Well, there needs to be someone to hold the camera right?"

Read the full report in our print edition on Jan 16.

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