Miss S actress Ma Yili on being an independent woman like the characters she plays, unafraid to speak out on feminism or look ugly when a role calls for it

//Miss S actress Ma Yili on being an independent woman like the characters she plays, unafraid to speak out on feminism or look ugly when a role calls for it

Miss S actress Ma Yili on being an independent woman like the characters she plays, unafraid to speak out on feminism or look ugly when a role calls for it

Ma Yili, who often plays independent, strong-minded women on-screen, is seen as a bit of a feminist in China – a view reinforced by the remarks she has recently made on a reality television show.In an August episode of Tencent TV’s Midlife Me – in which woman share their views on topics such as marriage and ageing – the 44-year-old actress said the value of a woman is in being herself, not being a mother. “Instead of being fertilised, the ultimate mission of a woman’s egg is just to be an egg,”…

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