Liu Yifei Cites 'Up' as Her Influence for New Film
Actress Liu Yifei says the tomboy Ellie in Disney-Pixar's animated film "Up" has helped her gain the right feeling for her character in the fantasy thriller, "A Chinese Fairy Tale" ("Qian Nv You Hun").
Theme Song MV of 'Buddha Mountain' Released
The music video of "Ci", the theme song of the Chinese film "Buddha Mountain" ("Guan Yin Shan"), was released in Beijing on Sunday, February 20, 2011.
Director Li Yu, actress and the song's singer Fan Bingbing, actor Berlin Chen, and the composer Mavis Fan, arrived for the debut show.
Jet Li to Show Tai-Chi, but Not with Feng Xiaogang
Jet Li has been confirmed to focus his new movie on the Chinese martial arts of Tai-Chi, but Feng Xiaogang won't be the director.
Production company Huayi Brothers announced the film on Monday, February 21, 2011. With the working title, "Tai-Chi", the film will star Jet Li as a legendary Tai-Chi master.
Jackie Chan's New Movie Gets U.S. Release
The Chinese film "1911" ("Xin Hai Ge Ming"), which is billed as Jackie Chan's 100th movie, is likely to hit cinemas in China and the United States simultaneously in October, "The Hollywood Reporter" says.
Distributor Well Go USA has purchased the movie's North American rights, and aims to help it become the first Asian movie that gets a day-and-date release in the U.S.
Zhao Wei Lends Her Voice to "Eternal Moment"
Although actress Zhao Wei is not listed as the main character in Zhang Yibai's urban romance "Eternal Moment" (Jiang Ai), you can hear her voice in the film, Sina.com reports.
With its beautiful scenery and gorgeous cast, Hunan TV’s Fall in Love has consistently been first in viewerships both on TV and on its legal streaming provider Sohu. Searches for the drama has also been first on search engine Baidu. Unlike Autumn in my Heart, Fall in Love is more light-hearted, with a more upbeat and happy female lead played by newcomer Jiang Kaitong. The setting, too, is more grand, with beautiful scenes in the seashore cosmopolitan of Qingdao.
Vicki Zhao talks about daughter's appearance, does not plan on second pregnancy
Fan Bingbing Likely to Land Role in Co-Production
Chinese actress Fan Bingbing has been invited to play the lead in a Chinese-French co-produced film about a wartime love story.
Chinese actress Fan Bingbing has been invited to play the lead in a Chinese-French co-produced film about a wartime love story, Xinhua news agency reports.
Microblog "Queen" Hits 5 Million Online Followers
Actress and "microblog queen" Yao Chen has become the first person with 5 million followers on China's popular Twitter-like microblog service, showcasing the rapid development of microblogs in China.
Yao had 5,000,0001 fans on her microblog t.sina.com.cn/yaochen at 2:34 p.m. Friday, and the number grew by another 3,744 in the following one and a half hours.
'Eternal Moment' Tells Romantic Tale of Three Cities
Twelve years ago, a Chinese TV drama named "Cherish Our Love Forever" ("Jiang Aiqing Jinxing Daodi") won instant fame among young people and was viewed by many as a bible of love.
Last year when director Zhang Yibai announced his plan to shoot a big-screen sequel to the drama with the same cast, fans began to guess the ending of the love story when the characters would be in their 30s.