Hong Kong cinema is merging into the larger Chinese cinema, gaining strength and at the same time losing its own identity.
CF: An Extras' Life in Hengdian
CF: Gong Li Unveils New Projects at Cannes
MSN: Gong Li denies pregnancy rumours, (CNA)
In other related news, the actress will be starring in the Hollywood movie, Marco Polo, later in the year where she will be portraying a Mongolian queen.
CF: Actress Qin Lan's New Film "Be A Mother" to Release in June
CF: Angelababy Dancing in "The First Time", (Sina)
The romance film "The First Time", starring Angelababy and Mark Chao, is set to hit cinemas on June 8. A collection of still shots featuring Angelababy dancing have been released prior to the film's release.
"Double Trouble" will be opening in North American AMC Theatres on June 8. It will play in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, New York and Seattle. In Canada, the film will be released in Vancouver and Toronto.
"Double Trouble" trailer
(May 27) Beijing premiere for producer Pang Ho-Cheung's "Lacuna" gets an assist from local Hooter's girls.
Co-director Derek Tsang
Shawn Yue, Pang Ho-Cheung, Derek Tsang
Mia Yam, Lawrence Chou, Shawn Yue (Sina)
Three of a set of character posters for the mainland release of cop drama "Black & White"
Mark Chao, Huang Bo
Back from Cannes, Yang Mi is busy in the studio recording a song for the OST of "Wu Dang".
New photos showing Zhou Xun transformed into an ice spirit for Wuershan's "Painted Skin 2"
Brigitte Lin (2nd right) attending a recent A-Mei concert at Hung Hom Coliseum
A-Mei and guest Kenny B (Sina-slideshow)
Another look at Zhang Xinyi's tattoo (first seen here), from a recent OK! Magazine event.
Sina: Terence Chang issued a statement denying recent rumors that John Woo had throat or pancreatic cancer or a heart ailment. According to him, Woo had the beginnings of a throat tumor removed at the beginning of the year in Taipei and went to the US to rest but he was not hospitalized there as reported. John Woo also called the media and reassured them that he was in good health and only had a small tumor on the neck that had spread to his tonsils removed. 2, 3