HONG KONG – The 34th annual Hong Kong Film Awards, the Hong Kong equivalent to the Oscars, takes place this year on April 19. Gaze upon the many glamorous actors and actresses strutting down the red carpet in the pictures below.

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam and actress Charlene Choi pose on the red carpet upon their arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Hong Kong actress Sandra Ng (left) poses beside model Gaile Lok at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Actress Shu Qi poses on the red carpet upon her arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Hong Kong actress Miriam Yeung poses on the red carpet upon her arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Chinese actress Tang Wei poses on the red carpet upon arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Hong Kong actor Jordan Chan and his wife, actress Cherrie Ying, pose on the red carpet upon their arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Taiwanese actor Eddie Peng poses on the red carpet upon arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Hong Kong actor Sean Lau and his wife, actress Amy Kwok, pose on the red carpet upon their arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Hong Kong actress Sandra Ng poses on the red carpet upon her arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Taiwanese actress Amber Kuo and Hong Kong actor Nick Cheung pose on the red carpet upon their arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Taiwanese actor Ethan Ruan poses on the red carpet upon his arrival at the Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: Reuters

Red carpet style: Charlene Choi, Shu Qi and more on the Hong Kong Film Awards 2015

Hong Kong actress Fiona Sit poses on the red carpet at the 34th Hong Kong Film Awards in Hong Kong on April 19, 2015. Image: AFP

This story was first published in The Straits Times on April 19, 2015. For more similar stories, go to http://sph.straitstimes.com/lifestyle.