Royal Caribbean today announced that Fan Bingbing, internationally-acclaimed Chinese actress, will act as the Godmother for the world’s newest and most technologically advanced cruise ship Ovation of the Seas.
The announcement was made by President, Royal Caribbean International – China and North Asia Pacific, Dr. Zinan Liu, at a press conference in Beijing at the Great Hall of People. Bingbing is the first Chinese personality chosen to be the Godmother of international cruise line. She will officially name Ovation of the Seas at an inaugural ceremony on June 24, 2016 in Tianjin, China.
Ovation of the Seas is the second Quantum-class vessel to be deployed in China. She will sail her inaugural season out of Tianjin after a 30-day mini season from Hong Kong before the Ovation repositions to her winter homeport in Australia, December 2016.