The announcement comes on the heels of Huayi’s February announcement that it would build East Asia’s largest indoor film and TV studio in Shanghai as a part of a one billion yuan ($152 million) cultural tourism complex, and follows The Walt Disney Company’s April groundbreaking on a $4.4 billion theme park, also in Shanghai.
Meanwhile Chinese films stars including Jet Li and Maggie Cheung are expected to turn out for the official opening of the Universal Studios park in Singapore.
With Best TV Actress winner, Han Hyo Joo
Set in 1920s, the film featuring Wu Chun and Han Geng as two Peking opera-singing brothers who are searching for fame, love and revenge.
Mysterious Island poster
Jordan Chan, Yang Mi and other pop idols are cast in the thriller which opens July 8. (Sina)
Cherie Chung, Chingmy Yau and Simon Yam were among the celebrity visitors to the Hong Kong International Art Exhibition yesterday.
Cherie Chung wearing a cool t-shirt
Simon Yam and wife, Qi Qi
According to a Hong Kong magazine, 90's-era actress, Jacqueline Law, is recovering from 6 months of chemotherapy. Diagnosed with stage 3 cancer last year, the actress suffered from depression and contemplated suicide. A former girlfriend of Stephen Chow, Law married Singapore businessman Liu Chee Ming in 2008. Law is deaf in one ear due to a diving accident. Law's father died of lung cancer in 1998 and Liu's ex-wife also died of cancer, so the word 'cancer' is taboo between the couple. Law is thought to have NPC, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma.
With Stephen Chow
Appearing at a store opening event for Juicy Couture, Gaile Lok was asked once again whether she'd had plastic surgery.