Friday, July 2, 2010

7.2.2010 - News

THR: John Woo honored in Hong Kong
The Hong Kong government announced Thursday that the veteran director has been bestowed the Silver Bauhinia Star in recognition of his contributions to Hong Kong and Chinese cinema. The award is named after the semiautonomous territory's official flower. (BBC)

"There has never been any system or theory behind my film shooting," he smiled. "I am just a naughty director, making naughty films that I want to make."

Deleted - Derek Yee apologized to fans for deleting kissing scene between Charlene Choi and Louis Koo.
He teased that, perhaps, it may be included in the DVD edition. Li Bingbing's kissing scene remained for the sake of the plot explained Yee.

Mutants from City Under Siege

The stylists that designed the mutants are from Thailand and have worked on Hollywood films including The Hulk, Lord  of the Rings, and Men in Black. (Sina)

Collin Chou

Collin Chou is also working on a short film in Hollywood as a homeless man

Shu Qi - Not a mutant
Her stylist in City Under Siege, William Chang

Poster for I Wish I Knew

Alex Su and Pace Wu attending Beijing press conference for Hidden Chamber of Secrets

Stephen Chow, Xu Jiao

Appearing on Hunan TV's Happy Camp program to promote CJ7 The Cartoon (Love the Earth)

Will divorced Gong Li remain a Singaporean?
Gigi Lai
Gigi Lai who is six months pregnant, reportedly with twins, is still managing her brother's beauty clinic business. She recently suffered internal hemorrhaging but was released from the hospital and advised to take bed rest by doctors. (Xinhua)

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