Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Lady Generals of the Yang Family - First Look

A first look at some of the characters in the Frankie Chan film and a description of their skills. Filming will move to Inner Mongolia in December to begin shooting the war scenes.

Cheng Pei-Pei - She Taijun, grandmother
Reprising the role she played in a 2004 Hong Kong TV series

Ge Chunyan - Yang aunt, wisdom, ingenuity and leader

Jin Qiaoqiao - 3rd Yang sister, superb archer

Li Jing - 2nd Yang sister, composes poetry and couplets, skilled with halberd

Yukari Oshima 

Chen Zihan - 8th Yang sister, outstanding wisdom

Kathy Chow Hoi-Mei - 5th Yang sister, gentle Buddhist

Liu Xiaoqing - 6th Yang sister, uses embroidery needle as hidden weapon, never misses

Yang Zitong - 4th Yang sister, occult powers

Liu Dong - 9th Yang sister, inventive solutions

Four fugitives


All's Well Ends Well 2011 - Media Set Visit Stills

Stills taken during a media set visit while filming a scene shot at the Venetian in Macau.
Raymond Wong, Cecilia Cheung, Louis Koo

Cecilia Cheung, Louis Koo

Raymond Wong, Yan Ni

Lynn Xiong (Hung Doi-Lam)

Wang Yuanyuan

Zhuge Ziqi, Chapman To, Lynn Xiong, Wang Yuanyuan

Raymond Wong, Zhuge Ziqi

Zhuge Ziqi

Chapman To, Yan Ni


Let The Bullets Fly - Liao Fan Stills (2)

More stills featuring Liao Fan in Let the Bullets Fly

Zhou Yun (Jiang Wen's real-life wife), Liao Fan

Zhou Yun, Liao Fan

Zhang Mo, Liao Fan

Ge You, Jiang Wen, Liao Fan


Gao Yuanyuan - December L'Officiel (Chen Man)


Photography by Chen Man (Xinhua)
CRI: Fashion Photographer Chen Man
Studio 6 - a pretty cool site if you can figure how to navigate it.

11.30.2010 - News

Poster for China Film Archives restrospective
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Ruan Lingyu, one of China's most famous movie actresses, the China Film Archive and MOMA Broadway Cinema present a retrospective of her works. (Beijing) (Sina)

CRI: 'Sophie's Revenge' Director Gets Hollywood Deal
Jin Yimeng has signed with the Montecito Picture Company to make a film about a romance spanning the geographic distance between China and the United States...

FBA: Lao Wai (老外) (7/10)
Slight but charming cross-cultural romance that avoids all the usual pitfalls and cliches.

CRI: Still Photos of 'Lover's Discourse' Released
Film producer Pang Ho-Cheung and his long-time colleagues, Derek Tsang and Jimmy Wan, penned four love stories depicting how different people act when they are in love.
Showroom dummies

Karena Lam, Jacky Heung (March)
Kay Tse, Karena Lam, Jacky Cheung, William Chan Wai-Ting

Kay Tse On-Kei

Four cast members of the Jackie Chan-Frankie Chan Lady Generals of the Yang Family appearing at an event in Shanghai.
Cheng Pei-Pei

Liu Xiaoqing

Jin Qiao-Qiao

Yang Zitong, Cheng Pei-Pei, Liu Xiaoqing, Jin Qiao-Qiao

(Nov.29) Chow Yun-Fat answered questions at a Hong Kong press conference for Let the Bullets Fly. Longtime TV series costar Carol 'Dodo' Cheng MC'd the event attended by over 100 media members.
Chow Yun-Fat

Carol Cheng

Carol Cheng, Chow Yun-Fat and wife, Albert Yeung

Michelle Reis and the cast of Mr. and Mrs. Incredible attended a Christmas tree lighting ceremony in Hong Kong.
Michelle Reis

Louis Koo, Sandra Ng, Michelle Reis, Peter Chan

Preview of January Harper's Bazaar featuring Zhao Wei

Gillian Chung, Lucas Tse
Posted by Gillian on her weibo but later deleted since she didn't have Cecilia's permission and to protect Lucas' exposure. Gillian was returning to Hong Kong and ran into Lucas at the airport.

Jo Koo (Jo Kuk) is getting married at the end of the year to her boyfriend of 12 months.

Qin Hailu (The Piano in a Factory) is the latest Mainland actor to obtain a Hong Kong identity card reflecting her growing popularity.