Archie Kao will join Hugh Jackman, Korean Jeon Ji-Hyunand and Chinese thesp Li Bingbing in helmer Wayne Wang's "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan."
There is a palpable buzz about the Hong Kong and mainland Chinese film biz these days, and China is sure to figure in many a conversation at the European Film Market.
Buzz bin: A sampling of Chinese pics at the EFM
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
The boffo run for "Avatar" in China underlined the growing importance of the growing legion of multiplexes to the bottom line.
WE tv will launch in Hong Kong on PCCW's pay-TV operator, now TV, its latest foray into the Asian market after announcing two deals in Korea and Singapore in recent months.
A Chinese court has jailed a man for 13 years for running a pornographic website.
One of China's top animators, Te Wei, best-known for his traditional style of artwork, has died of respiratory failure in Shanghai. He was 95.
WE tv will launch in Hong Kong on PCCW's pay TV operator
Mainland Chinese real estate developer Wang Jing is reportedly close to a deal to buy a controlling stake in Hong Kong's cash-strapped broadcaster Asia Television.
Hugh Jackman is set to join South Korea's Jeon Ji-Hyunand and Chinese thesp Li Bingbing in helmer Wayne Wang's "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan," according to local reports.