FilMart: Daniel Yu Joins Emperor Motion Pictures

Veteran producer bolsters Hong Kong company's Greater China effort

HONG KONG: Veteran producer Daniel Yu Wai-kwok has joined Hong Kong’s Emperor Motion Pictures as head of production.

Yu, who has previously worked with several companies around Greater China and is also a co-founder of production management group October Pictures, has credits including”A Side, B Side, Seaside,” and the “The Butcher The Chef and the Swordsman.” Yu had a senior role at Andy Lau’s Focus Films and was producer at Union Voole, a Chinese online video group that made pioneering moves into original content.

Hong Kong-based EMP is a regular investor in and co-producer of mainland Chinese films and HK-China co-ventures.

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