Netizens Are Living For Shang-Chi Actor, Simu Liu’s Stock Photos Prior To Being An Actor
Now that cinemas will be reopening in Malaysia, you may soon be able to catch Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’! For those who are familiar with the lead actor of the movie, Simu Liu, know him from his role in the Netflix series, Kim’s Convenience, but did you know that the actor was actually a model for stock photos prior to his acting career?
You’re in for a treat! Some of his stock photos prior to acting resurfaced and we can’t get enough of it! According to Insider, Simu Liu’s photos can be viewed via Getty images by using keywords like ‘Cheerful East Asian Coworker’, ‘East Asian’, ‘Business Person’, ‘Smiling’, ‘Cheerful’, and ‘Coworker’.
As the photos gained more attention on Twitter, Simu Liu shared his thoughts on his stock photos resurfacing in an interview on The Kelly Clarkson Show. Simu Liu revealed in a reply to a tweet that he was paid about USD$120 (about RM498) for at least one picture that made it’s way back on social media. He also added that he signed away all his rights as he was in credit card debt.
We can’t wait to see more of Simu Liu in cinemas soon!