Jay Chou only accepts success and not failure for ‘The Rooftop’

After his 2007’s Secret <不能说的秘密>, Jay Chou vows to wow his fans with another self-directed movie, The Rooftop <天台>. Starring Jay, Li Xinai, Wang Xueqi, Eric Tsang, Alan Kuo, Kenny Bee, Fan Yu, etc., The Rooftop narrates the different lifestyles between the rich and poor. While the rich are obsessed wi...

Andy Lau says ‘Blind Detective’ is quite spooky

  In Blind Detective, Andy Lau plays an investigator who tries to solve a chain of murders on missing teenager girls. In the movie, Andy has to communicate with the dead and tries to dig out the clues from them. Revealing his special power as a blind detective, Andy said, “As he is blind, he can’t […...

Leehom Wang works with Chris Hemsworth in first hollywood movie

After losing a role in The Green Hornet to Jay Chou, Leehom Wang finally will make his debut in his first hollywood production. A few days ago, Leehom and Tang Wei were spotted filming in Hong Kong for famed director, Michael Mann’s cyber thriller alongside with Thor’s star, Chris Hemsworth. With LeehomR...

Lin Chi-ling labelled as “flowerpot” in ‘Switch’

Taiwan’s number one model, Lin Chi-ling has been striving hard for five years in the filming industry, but her effort does not seem to pay off. She has always been negatively labelled as a “good looking vase” in the movies and recently, viewers even harshly criticized her as a “flowerpot” ...

Donnie Yen to withdraw from ‘Ip Man 3’?

Rumours are circling that Donnie Yen would be withdrawing from the film, Ip Man 3 <叶问3> after a dispute with producer, Raymond Wong Pak-Ming over a change of director and remuneration. It is reported that Donnie is unhappy with Raymond for ousting Ip Man 1 & Ip Man 2 director, Wilson Yip from the third instal...

Andy Lau takes the blame for ‘Switch’: “I am sorry”

Andy Lau’s Switch <天機─富春山居圖> continues to be hit by poor reviews. A few days ago, Andy was promoting his new film, Blind Detective <盲探> in Shanghai. Although the organiser has banned all questions relating to Switch, reporters continued to hound Andy regarding the bad reviews surrounding the film. And...

Chow Yun Fat, Donnie Yen and Aaron Kwok in ‘The Monkey King’

Yesterday, Hong Kong big names Chow Yun Fat, Donnie Yen and Aaron Kwok held a press conference for their new movie, The Monkey King <大鬧天宮> at Shanghai. Serving as the film’s action director, Donnie also plays the monkey king. The action star complained that he had had to spend many hours to do the makeup [&...

Andy Lau’s ‘Switch’ grosses 200 million RMB amid negative reviews

With a stellar cast of Hong Kong, China and Taiwan’s actors, Switch <天机·富春山居图> has grossed 200 million RMB since releasing in Chinese theatres on 9 June 2013. The movie boasts a star-studded cast consisting of heavenly king Andy Lau, Lin Chi-ling, Zhang Jingchu and Tong Dawei. The story evolves around Andy,...

Jay Chou unveils ‘Rooftop’ leading actress

While it was earlier rumoured that Jay Chou had hooked up with his co-star in his self-directed movie, Rooftop <天台>, fans are eager to check out his pick for his leading lady. Yesterday, Jay finally unveiled Li Xin Ai (previously reported as Li Zhen) at a media conference for his new movie. Xin Ai was […]...

Leehom Wang and Tang Wei join Michael Mann’s cyber thriller

According to Hollywood Reporter, Tang Wei and Leehom Wang are set to join Michael Mann’s untitled cyber thriller, produced by Legendary Pictures. It was earlier reported that many Asian stars such as Tang Wei, Nick Cheung, Shawn Yue and Michael Tong went for an audition last month when Michael Mann was in Hong Ko...

Will Smith interested to work with Ang Lee

Will Smith and his son, Jaden Smith were in Taiwan recently to promote their latest movie, After Earth. At the press conference, the hollywood star expressed his admiration for the Taiwanese famed director, Ang Lee and hoped to work with him one day. Will said, “We had a few projects that we were both slipping [&...

Peter Ho auditions for ‘Transformers 4’

Transformers 4 fever is definitely heating up in China. Paramount Pictures has earlier announced that it will be partnering with China Movie Channel and Jiaflix Enterprise to co-produce the fourth chapter of the Transformers movie. To tap on the huge Chinese market, Transformers 4 has already called for a Chinese Actor...

Huang Xiaoming and Chen Kun likely to cast in ‘Transformers 4’

Optimus Prime and Bumblebee will arrive in Hong Kong and China! Director Michael Bay has chosen Hong Kong and China as the next filming locations for Transformers 4. The battle between Autobots and Decepticons will be filmed in the Sham Shui Po for its unique aesthetic old buildings. The movie will first commence filmi...

‘Drug War’ rakes in $130 million at Chinese box office

Johnny To’s Drug War <毒战> has been smashing the Chinese box office since releasing in China on 2 April 2013. The movie starring Louis Koo, Sun Honglei, Huang Yi, Wallace Chung, Gordon Lam Ka-tung, Michelle Ye Xuan and Gan Ting Ting has already raked in RMB 130 million in China, smashing Johnny To’s bo...

Tony Leung Kar-Fai and Miriam Yeung win Best Actor and Actress awards

Police thriller movie, Cold War <寒戰 swept nine awards including Best Director and Best Film at the 32nd Hong Kong Film Awards. Its leading actor, Tony Leung Kar-Fai also clinched the Best Actor award for his portrayal of a deputy police commissioner vying for power with another senior police officer, played by Aaron...