Shu Qi and Xu Jinglei

Chinese-language thesps Shu Qi (“Transporter”) and Xu Jinglei (“Spring Subway”) have been cast in “Confession of Pain,” being helmed by “Infernal Affairs” duo Andrew Lau and Alan Mak. Thesps join Tony Leung Chiu-wai and Takeshi Kaneshiro in the detective drama.

Pic is produced by Hong Kong’s Media Asia, Japan’s Avex and China’s Poly Bona, with Media Asia handling it in international markets.