Good Results for Duet, Leo Ku Recommends Himself to Be Nancy Wu's Song Producer

Monday March 18, 2019 Hong Kong

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Artistes Leo Ku and Nancy Wu went to Tseung Kwan O TVB City to attend the fundraising programme "Pok Oi Charity Show". Leo and Nancy are performing the duet song 《亂世情侶》 live for the first time. They expressed that, after releasing the solo version last year, there was a lot of noise. Some fans requested that the MV's female lead, Nancy Wu, duet; thus, this was accomplished within a short period of time and was plugged on Valentine's day, and the results have been very good. Leo frankly said that it made him think of the hit song 《愛得太遲》 from back then: "I have always been sharing the results of 《亂世情侶》 with Nancy...received a lot of music platforms' number one". Nancy expressed that she was previously mainly filming series; when singing, they were series songs: "Also hope to sing more songs myself. Learned a lot of things in the recording studio this time. (Release an album?) Too far away! Want to release another song". Leo immediately expressed that he could be her song producer.

Regarding this time's recording, Nancy expressed that she recorded first; at the time, Leo suddenly showed up, which made her extremely nervous. However, Leo was full of praise for Nancy: "Nancy really likes to sing. For a half song, [she] deliberately found a teacher and even recorded for two days".

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Donnie Yen Chi Tan yesterday with hs wife Cissy Wang attended the 2019 BWM Hong Kong Derby at the Shatin racetrack. Chi Tan revealed that early next month he will work and produce a crime film with Benny Chan Muk Sing. The film will shoot in Hong Kong, then he will have more time to spend with is family. He revealed that his character will have to fight, for which he hoped to be able to bring new elements to viewers. At the end of the year he will also make a movie that he will invest in, his character will not have to fight too much.

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Before the 13th Asian Film Award took place, the stars took to the red carpet with Korean sars Kim Jae-joong, Park Seo-jun, Anthony Wong Chau Sun, Kara Wai Ying Hung, River Huang, Gigi Leung Wing Kei, Jordan Chan Siu Chun and his wife Cherrie Ying Choi Yi, Joan Chen, Zhang Jingchu, Fish Liew Chi Yu, Alex To Tak Wai, director Stanley Kwan Kam Peng and others.

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THE 13TH ASIAN FILM AWARDS NOMINATIONS
http://www.afa-academy.com/page?mid=22&lang=en

BEST FILM
SHOPLIFTERS (JAPAN)

BEST DIRECTOR
LEE Chang-dong (BURNING)


BEST ACTOR
Koji YAKUSHO (THE BLOOD OF WOLVES)

BEST ACTRESS
Samal Yeslyamova (AYKA)


BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
ZHANG Yu (DYING TO SURVIVE)


BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Kara WAI (TRACEY)

BEST NEWCOMER
Johnny HUANG (OPERATION RED SEA)


BEST SCREENPLAY
JIA Zhangke (ASH IS PUREST WHITE)


BEST EDITING
Shinya TSUKAMOTO (KILLING)


BEST CINEMATOGRPAHY
ZHAO Xiaoding (SHADOW)


BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC
Haruomi HOSONO (SHOPLIFTERS)

BEST COSTUME DESIGN
CHEN Minzheng (SHADOW)


BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Alex LIM Hung Fung (PROJECT GUTENBERG)


BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
Horace MA (SHADOW)


BEST SOUND
YANG Jiang, ZHAO Nan (SHADOW)

BEST NEW DIRECTOR
Oliver CHAN Siu Kuen (STILL HUMAN)


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
LEE Chang-dong

EXCELLENCE IN ASIAN CINEMA AWARDKoji YAKUSHO


AFA NEW GENERATION AWARDKim Jae-joong


AFA RISING STARPark Seo-jun


2018 HIGHEST GROSSING ASIAN FILM
OPERATION RED SEA

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The new director Ng Yuen Fai directed, Sean Lau Ching Wan, Louis Koo Tin Lok, Philip Keung Ho Man starred, Nick Cheung Ka Fai and Carina Lau Ka Ling guest starred Hong Kong science fiction action epic WARRIORS OF FUTURE (MING YUT JIN GEI) cost HK$ 450 million to make. After a year the film finally released its second trailer, the content of which was richer than the first.

The latest trailer opened with a city building that was covered in vines. Koo Tin Lok braved the storm in a high tech fighter plane to observe the vine filled city and seemed to have suffered an alien attack. Goo Jai fell into a life and death crisis; in another scene he, Lau Ching Wan and Keung Ho Man were chased by giant robots on the highway. Keung Ho Man's dreadlock "cyclops" look was very attractive. Aside from Goo Jai, Ching Wan and Hak Jai, in the trailer was also military officer Lau Ka Ling, Cheung Ka Fai and Tse Kwan Ho.

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Wong Kar Wai two nights ago attended the Hong Kong Film Screenwriters Guild 2019 Spring Banque and received a honorary award. Videos of classic films were shown. Wong Kar Wai joked tha in the past during the shoot he was made fun of as not having a script. He brought the CHUNG KING EXPRESS script for evidence. Back then he only spent two weeks and finished this script and a month in production. Anthony Wong Chau Sun and Chloe Maayan won the male and female "Best Character Performance Award". Wong Kar Wai thanked the screenwriters he has worked with before. He joked that there was no perk from serving him, anyone who would would have to be on call for 24 hours a day and come as soon as called. Once accused of having no script while making a movie, Director Wong said, "I have to thank the Screenwriters' Guild for supporting me and clearing my name." After taking out the CHUNG KING EXPRESS script he sad, "Everyone may suspect whether there was a script, so I have brought the evidence. I ..... (article cut to save bandwidth)

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Adam Pak Tin Nam and Gregory Wong Chung Hiu two nights ago attended HOTEL MASQUERADE's Hong Kong premiere. Nominated for the Hong Kong Film Award Best New Performer with L STORM (L FUNG BO), Adam humbly said that he was already happy with the nomination. His competition's performances had more depth than his so he did not dare to think about winning. Instead he would like to work with them on movies. He also said that he was in better shape than before and would not mind showing off his muscle.

Wong Chung Hiu clarified that he did not suddenly grow thin, he just changed his hairstyle and grew out facial hair. Was he worried about his contract coming to end with Stephen Shiu Jr.'s company? He admitted that he was but he would positively face it. He also admitted that work would be affected. Earlier due to indecision he turned down a film offer. Was he concerned about Stephen Shiu Jr. in financial trouble? Wong Chung Hiu understood that Stephen Shiu Jr. already had a lot on his mind and did not want to bother him. "On the 20th we will see each other at the International Film and Television Market, then we will talk. However I heard that his company this year won't make a big deal, I only hope him would quickly return to form."

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The Hong Kong fur industry association two nights ago held its governor inauguration. Singers Hana Kuk Chi Kiu and Jennifer Yu Heung Yi were guest performers.

Yu Heung Yi admitted that she was very nervous, mainly because she had little experience of singing live. She performed the Hong Kong Film Award Best Original Song nominee SUN SHINES BRIGHT. She said, "It has been very stressful, I would wake up every two hours. This time was a test of courage." She also said that everyday she has practiced many times. Because last year she went on the Hong Kong Film Award stage to present an award, she felt that the stage was actually very close to the audience. She was able to see each viewer's expression very clearly, so she would be very scared. Although she was a singer, she was primarily acting and was not professional enough. Now she could only pretend to play a character. She pretended that she was Heavenly Queen Joey Yung Cho Yi, then got into character and calmly sang. Past fur industry association dinner guest performers, like Linda Chung Ka Yun, Ava Yu Kiu and Jinny Ng Yeuk Hei all either got married or had children. Yu Heung Yi said, "No way, I hope it will help my career a little more. I want to be able to make a few more movies, maybe in the movie I would give birth!"

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Hanna Chan, Huang Lu, Griselda Yeung Cheuk Na and Alan Luk Chun Kwong two nights ago attended the film G AFFAIRS (G SAT)'s premiere. Hanna Chan revealed that in the film she and Luk Chun Kwong would have a teacher student romance. Although they did not have any sexy scene conceptually it was rather daring. Has she had a crush on a teacher in real life? She said, "No teacher would be so handsome, on they are only in movies."

G AFFAIRS received many film award nominations but Hanna Chan did not received a Hong Kong Film Award nomination. She admitted that she was a little disappointed, if she said that she was not she would be lying. However she felt that the cast and the crew gave 200% to make the film, and for that she already felt very happy.

Mainland actress Huang Lu said that she was not dressed to provocatively. For her Hong Kong Film Award Best Supporting Actress nomination, she said that she would choose something even sexy to wear. Playing a step mother in the film she did not mind having a teenager child and felt that step mother had no age difference. Huang Lu said that she was confident about winning the Hong Kong Film award, but luck would also be very important. The emotions live would be just as exciting as a wager, thus she has to start looking for something pretty to wear to the event.

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