Friday, June 10, 2011

6.10.2011 - News

CRI:  Jiang Yiyan in Full Bloom
Actress Jing Yiyan is in three movies this summer. They are the romantic fantasy film, "Rest on Your Shoulder," costarring Chen Kun, urban comedy, "The Pretending Lovers," in which she plays against Huang Bo, and a Sino-Germany co-production, "I Phone You."

Masked vigilante doles out justice and instant noodles in HK

Chrissie Chau has agreed to star in Bauhinia Heroine (or, Bauhinia Woman/Lady), a real-life masked Hong Kong hero based on 'Kick-Ass' and Connie Chan's Black Rose heroine. The film will be a Stephen Shiu, Jr production and with a planned release next summer. (Sina), Inspired by last year's spring blockbuster Kick-Ass, a thirty-something Hong Kong woman has taken social justice into her own hands by dressing up as a masked crusader and giving money out to the poor.(Shanghaiist) 
Wan Li, the granddaughter of a former Chinese vice premier, is suspected of being the "bauhinia woman" who did charitable work for the poor in Hong Kong.

Jimmy Wang Yu has reportedly suffered a minor stroke due to stress from promoting Wu Xia. He is recuperating in Taiwan after leaving Hong Kong and hopes to pick up activities when the film opens in Taiwan. According to reports, Wang Yu collapsed while dining with friends in Zhuhai in Guangdong. (Sina), 2

(June 10) Photos from press conference for Alan Mak-Felix Chong's Overheard 2 in Shanghai.
Besides Louis Koo and Daniel Wu, the cast includes four seniors:  Wu Fung, Kenneth Tsang, Felix Lok and Kong Ngai

Lau Ching-Wan

Huang Yi and Lau Ching-Wan play husband and wife in film

Wu Fung (Woo Fung)

Kenneth Tsang (Tsang Kong)

Felix Lok

Donnie Yen and Peter Chan presided over the lighting of a billboard for Wu Xia that broke the Guinness Book of World Records for its size, 3591 square meters, previously held by a poster for a Michael Jackson album.
Donnie Yen, Peter Chan - Shanghai
In addition, an 8 minute trailer was released. and it was announced that the mainland version of Peter Chan's Wu Xia to screen at the Shanghai International Film Festival is 8-9 minutes longer than the one shown at Cannes earlier this year. (Sina)

Lin Chi-Ling

Lin Chi-Ling and Chen Kun pose together at the Shanghai press conference for Leste Chen's Love on Credit
Leste Chen (Sina)

Tang Wei appearing yesterday at a skin care promotional event

Is Gillian Chung the cause of Nicholas Tse and Cecilia Cheung's marital woes?


Anonymous said...

Gillian and Nic! Cecilia and Edison! The mind boggles--it's like an endless loop of sexy photogate purgatory. Stop the world, I want to get off!

dleedlee said...

Proving the axiom: Take a picture, it'll last longer! :D