Friday July 25, 2014 Hong Kong

Source: https://my.entertainment.yahoo.com/news/anthony-wong-improvises-acts-034400985.html

 

 

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Filming his TV comeback with TVB's "Lord of Shanghai", movie actor Anthony Wong admits to ad-libbing his lines as he sees fit.

 

According to Mingpao News, speaking to the media at the promotional event of child psychologist Ho Nim Chee's new book, "Ten Month Relationship", Anthony justified his improvisations by saying that the original dialogues sometimes lack the pizzazz it needed.

 

"I altered my dialogue so it is more in tune with my character," he said. "While reading it, I can tell that the writers are really young with not much life experiences."

 

The actor said that though the general idea is there, the writers seemed unable to express it in words.

 

"It's not a big issue. But actors have to pick up on their own," said the actor.

 

He denied that it was a bold move for an actor to alter the original script, saying that what he did was only expressing the same points with better presentation.

 

Anthony also admitted that he is currently enjoying the filming process and working with three-time TV King, Wayne Lai.

 

"We are working happily," the actor enthused.

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Jackie Chan is confident with "Dragon Blade"

Friday July 25, 2014 Hong Kong

Source: https://my.entertainment.yahoo.com/news/jackie-chan-confident-dragon-blade-034500753.html

 

 

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 Working on his latest international project, "Dragon Blade", action superstar Jackie Chan recently expressed his confidence that the movie will succeed at the box office.

 

According to Oriental Daily, the actor, who has been filming diligently in the Aksai Desert located in the Gansu Province, China alongside co-stars Adrien Brody, John Cusack, and Choi Si-won, stated that he has spent seven years preparing for the film and has a lot of confidence that it will be successful at the box office.

 

"The movie investment would reach USD 65 million. I am confident with it. It will be the turning point of my life," said the actor.

 

The actor also joked that the desert has been the perfect location for the filming, as he was able to focus on his work without being distracted with the Internet.

 

Meanwhile, co-star Choi Si-won was full of praises for Jackie, who took great care of him throughout the shoot. "I finally understood why everybody calls Jackie 'Big Brother'. He really protects and takes good care of everyone. He also prepared food and beverage for the team."

 

"I hope to have another chance to work with Big Brother again," Choi added.

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Shirley Yeung calls herself "Iron Woman"

Friday July 25, 2014 Hong Kong

Source: https://my.entertainment.yahoo.com/news/shirley-yeung-calls-herself-iron-woman-034600822.html

 

 

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 Life has been tolerable for actress Shirley Yeung, who left TVB after 13 years last May for more freedom in pursuing her career.

 

As reported on Hong Kong's On CC News, the actress, who attended a mall event in Sai Wan recently, admitted that jobs have continued to trickle her way despite no longer residing under the TVB banner.

 

"I will be going to mainland China for some stage performances and hosting jobs in the near future," said Shirley, when asked about her upcoming projects. "But right now, I have no plans to find myself a manager."

 

Calling herself "iron woman", Shirley said that she travels around for her stage performances but takes care of her two-year-old daughter whenever she's home.

 

"It's tiring, but there's no alternative to it. I have to work and take care of my daughter. I am busy 24/7," she said.

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Friday July 25, 2014 Hong Kong

Source: https://my.entertainment.yahoo.com/news/g-e-m-tang-denied-provocative-photos-were-160500957.html

 

 

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 Hong Kong singer G.E.M Tang's record label, Hummingbird Music, has recently released a statement denying allegations saying that a series of provocative photos that were released online recently were of her.

 

According to QQ News, the company slammed the perpetrators for circulating such photos and for slandering G.E.M, saying that it has affected both the singer and the company's image and reputation.

 

Hummingbird Music also stressed their right to take legal action and encouraged the media to boycott such malicious attempt to smear the good name of G.E.M and the company.

 

The singer herself also expressed her anger towards the issue on Weibo, saying, "Which is heavier – 10 kg of cotton or 1 kg of iron? I will not let myself be in the same situation twice. I swear that as soon as I wipe my tears, I will give the audience who love me a wonderful concert."

 

"You can go on hurting me, but I won't die. I will love those who love me even more!" She added.

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Wang Zi Qi exposes Sire Ma's lies in interview; Admits there are sex videos

Friday July 25, 2014 Hong Kong

Source: Apple Daily
Translated by: Chloe.C @ http://asianuniverse.net/forums

 

 

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Recently, a video of Sire Ma doing a provocative dance in sexy lingerie was leaked out, attracting a lot of discussion. Sire also held a press conference, crying, saying she "definitely loved the wrong person", and indirectly hinted that she film the video to please her ex-lover, Mainland producer Wang Zi Qi. She expressed fear that other videos would be leaked to the media. However, Wang Zi Qi was quick to retort on Weibo, and accused Sire of lying. Yesterday, she accepted an interview with Apple Daily, and retorted all of Sire's accusations to her; exposing Sire's lies. 

During her press conference, Sire expressed that the video was filmed to fulfill her lover's requests, and emphasized that she never possessed that clip. The video was filmed when she was a drunk; Wang Zi Qi accused Sire of lying: 

"That sexy dance clip, and the baring photos leaked on the internet were not taken by me, nor did I send them to anyone else. That video is self-written, self-directed and self-acted by that person (Sire Ma). It was filmed by her own camera set on a stand! As for why I had this video, is because at that time, I was secretly with that person behind Laura's back. Everytime she came to Shanghai, no matter how late, I still had to go home. Plus, in the daytime, I had to go to work. One time, she said to me, when you're off from work today and come find me at the hotel, can you not go home? I want to give you a surprise. When I got to the hotel, she was already wearing ..... (article cut to save bandwidth)

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Tang Wei and her Korean director boyfriend Kim Tae-Yong earlier in the month issued a statement to announce their marriage and a wedding ceremony this Autumn. Yesterday afternoon however Mainland media relayed Korean media coverage that claimed Tang Wei and Kim Tae-Yong held a dress wedding on a farm on July 13 in Sweden.

Yesterday Tang Wei's Mainland company responded officially to the wedding news and said that they as filmmakers held a last minute small wedding on a Bergman pilgrimage. The official wedding ceremony will still take place in Autumn. "Friends: about the news that everyone is concerned with today, our response is as followed: 1. The trip of Faro, Sweden could be said as Tang Wei's pilgrimage to film master Ingmar Bergman. Bergman's House has always been a place that she has dreamed about visiting. Director Kim Tae-Yong also respected Bergman. After arriving there, they like all filmmakers were excited and emotional. To commemorate this sacred journey they in the last minute decided to hold a small wedding that belonged to the two of them according to local traditions at Bergman's House. The wedding took place on July 12 and the location was Bergman's House on Faro, Sweden. This was a memory with special meaning that they gave themselves as filmmakers. 2. In Autumn they will have an official wedding that the families will participate in. 3. Today Tang Wei has arrived in Australia to work ..... (article cut to save bandwidth)

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The art short film LETTER that Carina Lau Ka Ling volunteered to star in yesterday held a media premiere. She and the short film executive producer from Hengzhou Cheng Ran attended the press conference. Ka Ling said that the short film was six minutes long. Earlier they shot for aday in Shanghai. The film depicted a city woman who out of loneliness drowned herself in junk e-mail. Cheng Ran revealed that the short film took 3 to 4 months to prepare and even praised Ka Ling's performance as outstanding. Speaking of the current popularity of micro movies, Ka Ling said that she did not have the talent to direct a short film. She really liked to chat and exchange with artists though because each time she learned something.

Ka Ling also revealed that next week she will head to Thailand for the Lunar New Year film FROM VEGAS TO MACAU 2 (DOH SING FUNG WON 2) and play Chow Yun Fat's woman, but she will play a bad woman who would set him up. Ka Ling said that she has not worked with Fat Gor in a film for over 20 years and praised Fat Gor for being in great shape and even thinner than her. Will he have any intimate scene? Ka Ling said, "A lot of intimate scene, in every scene, they all needed Fat Soh's approval. (Which one was the most daring?) I won't say, you have to ask Fat Soh. However Fat Soh definitely has to observe, otherwise we will have problems. (Will you ask ..... (article cut to save bandwidth)

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0725-00282-020b1.jpg?t=1406235788405Karena Ng and Alex Lam0725-00282-020b2.jpg?t=1406235784453Jeremy Xu trains hard with blade and staff0725-00282-020b4.jpg?t=1406235736997Janelle Sing is over ten feet in the air without any sign of fear
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Mainland hunk Jeremy Xu (Tsui Ching Hei), Karena Ng Chin Yu, Janelle Sing Kwan and Alex Lam Tak Shun yesterday appeared in kung fu costumes in Tai Po to shoot the film CHING CHUN DAU (YOUTH BATTLE)'s martial art competition scene. Ching Hei and Sing Kwan were hung on wires to over ten feet. They had to wield blades in the air and looked the part. Ching Hei was out of breath and sweaty, while Sing Kwan during a duel even bent the blade!

Ching Hei revealed that he has been training hard with blade and staff for the new film. He even revealed that he will work without makeup. "Because the heat would melt the makeup, I might as well just concentrate on my eyes and action!" Will he take more time to be with his girlfriend Niki Chow Lai Ki while working in Hong Kong? Ching Hei made a rare compliment of his girlfriend as "great". "Boyfriend and girlfriend have to constantly see each other, otherwise the relationship would become distant. (Do you welcome your girlfriend to visit the set?) Come! Bring some water to service everyone. (Are you telling your girlfriend to be a servant?) No, I just bought it and moved it to the car, she could bring it over with her. (Taking care of your girlfriend?) Of course! (Is the relationship stable?) She is very great! (She talks about you sweetly.) Seeing her ..... (article cut to save bandwidth)

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Donnie Yen Chi Tan's parents Yen Wan Lung and Mak Bo Sim earlier held his 75th birthday and their 52th golden wedding anniversary party at the Boston Marriott Newton. The mayor of Malden Gary Christenson presented a certificate of recognition to Mr. and Mrs. Yen Wan Lung. Boston city councilman Tito Jackson also announced that the Boston City Council has made July 17, 2014 the Mr. and Mrs. Yen Day in Boston to honor Mr. and Mrs. Yen Wan Lung's contributions and achievements in the community for 39 years. The Mayor of Boston sent a representative to present a certificate to Chi Tan for his film industry achievements.

Chi Tan, his wife and sister Yen Chi Ching planned this party for two months and invited 300 friends and family members from Hong Kong, Europe, Canada and California to attend. Chi Tan's children Jeff, Jasmine and James attended. Cissy Wang's parents also attended to congratulate their in laws. Chi Tan and his sister presented figures of their family of four to their parents as a gift.

Chi Tan was very proud of his parents to receive such an honor. Because her parents after immigrating to Boston with them in 1975 have been working hard there. Father Yen worked in the newspaper business for 35 years, was faithful to his job, righteous and kind. He never did anything that went against his heart, as he silently serviced the community for over 30 years. He said that his father was selfless, which was the biggest wealth. He also thanked his ..... (article cut to save bandwidth)

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Chrissie Chau Sau Na in the new film BREAK UP 100 (FUN SAU 100 CHI) was the lead actress. Earlier she and C AllStar talked about the production. Chrissie mercilessly complained about working with C AllStar as "unpleasant". "The first time I worked with them someone already told them I was very mean and they were afraid of me. (Who told them that?) It was in the film." At the same time a mysterious voice added, "You can tell." Chrissie immediately stared down C AllStar!

Sister Na's dominance kept the "naive" C AllStar in check. They refused to speak and pushed the responsibility back and forth. Finally Chan Kin On was sold out. "I mean that in the film you can tell." However Chrissie still found that unacceptable. "Don't pretend, I recognize the voice was you. Don't you think I would know after working on the film for two months with you?" Leung Chiu Fung could only urge his group mate to apologize.

Later Chrissie revealed her romantic history and admitted that she was in the "dumping clan", as she did the dumping with every break up! Chrissie even hated men who dragged out break up and found them unacceptable!

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