Friday, May 28, 2010

5.28.2010 - News

No Kidding poster

Probably not a film coming to your local art house

A group of rich farmers decide to make their own film but must overcome difficulties. The Henan dialect comedy has been a big success making 1M yuan its first month since opening March 12 and has been given a 40 day run where most films are released for only 15-20 days. The movie opens in Beijing June 10. (Sina), 2

Bai Ling


Bai Ling attended the Taipei premiere of Wu Tsung-Te's black comedy Comedy Makes You Cry (lit. Spring Auction) yesterday. Fellow cast members Bai Ping-Ping, Lai Lin-En and others also joined the director. (Xinhua), (Sina)

Wong Jing

Huang Yi

Huang Yi, Nicholas Tse 

Nicholas Tse, Nick Cheung

Huang Yi
Wong Jing's costume comedy action film God of Fortune Inn held a production launch event yesterday in Beijing. Cast members Nick Cheung, Liu Yang, and Tong Dawei joined Wong Jing   (Sina), 2

Vivian Hsu

(Taiwan) Vivian Hsu attended the premiere of her film The Star and the Sea (formerly The Musician) which kicked off the 2nd Annual Cross-Straits Film Festival. Her mother bought 100 tickets for her friends and relatives, while 50 fans from Hong Kong and Taiwan also attended. (Sina)

CRI: Jay Chou Sings Theme Song for "Ocean Heaven"
Dubbed as Jet Li's first non-action work in his career, the movie tells a touching story between a father and his only son. When the father finds out that he is terminally ill, he decides to teach his only son, who is autistic, to live on his own.
CRI: Zhao Wei to Judge Golden Goblet Awards
Zhao Wei, also known as Vicki Zhao, was confirmed on Thursday to be one of the seven judges for the Golden Goblet Awards at the 13th Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF).

CRI: Actress Kelly Chan and Baby Son


Anonymous said...

Bai Ling is in the house! Whatever you think about her, you can't deny she is one of a kind. :D

Good to see her doing a Chinese-language film.

dleedlee said...

Yeah, this was a surprise. It actually looks kinda interesting. Something about her becoming a prostitute to raise money for a sick husband/friend?