THR: 1911 review
An erratic, laborious interpretation of Chinese revolutionary history that lets down its epic subject.
Variety: Tsui Hark made Hong Kong a global force
Asian Filmmaker of the Year: Tsui Hark
Variety: China woos Hollywood
Beijing gives blessing to CityWalk-style complex
Two period action dramas, Taiwan's Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale and China's Let the Bullets Fly, have the most nominations for Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards. With 11 and 9 nominations respectively, they directly compete in 5 categories.
Golden Horse nominations ceremony (Sina)
Hong Kong's poster girl is not your average heiress
Josie Ho strayed from a privileged family into acting, a job her elders viewed as “lower class”
Felix Wong and Max Mok have been secretly practicing their horseback riding in preparation for a new action film (lit. Glory Days). The film will be directed by Eric Tsang and action directed by Xiong Xin-Xin. Reports from earlier in the spring indicated a superstar cast including Simon Yam, Anthony Wong, Francis Ng, Lam Suet, Zhang Jingchu and others. It remains to be seen whether this is accurate or just pre-production hype. (Sina), (Mtime)
Chrissie Chau, at a boot modelling gig in Causeway Bay, is still recovering from burns on her leg from a motorcycle. She recently finished her part filming in Stephen Chow's Monkey King film and said she felt that he was very talented.
Jennifer Tse next?
Yesterday, when asked by reporters if she was next to get married, Jennifer Tse said that she is ready and would not be a surprise if boyfriend Andy On proposed. She would, of course, accept.
Jennifer Tse, earlier this week, for Juicy Couture
Another report claimed that Ekin and girlfriend Yoyo Mung will register for marriage in the US, in spring next year. That was why Gigi chose to get married suddenly.
Gigi Leung - Weibo photo
32-year-old Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi, whom a number of media reports have claimed as being the woman who came between Lai and his wife, has also taken action to deal with the negative rumours about herself.