Golden Horse’s best leading man almost quit acting1 min readReading Time: < 1 minute
It was a moment Taiwanese actor Ethan Juan, 28 least expected, as he was the youngest and most inexperienced of the four nominees.
He won the coveted Best Leading Actor Award prize at the 47th Golden Horse Awards Ceremony, beating two other more-established Chinese actors
There is one thing you might not know about the actor, who cried backstage while talking to reporters: He was once so discouraged that he almost gave up acting.
The actor had once been so disheartened that he wanted to quit acting and open a business selling shoes.