It’s been awhile but we finally got news on the spy movie Eternal Wave starring Aaron Kwok, Zhao Liying, and Zhang Han. The promotion for it ramped up and they dropped the first official trailer along with a release date!!
Title: Eternal Wave (密战)
Release date: November 3rd, 2017
Starring: Aaron Kwok, Zhao Liying, Zhang Han
Synopsis: The story takes in 1937, after the fall of Shanghai during the Japanese invasion. Spy Lin Xiang (Aaron Kwok) was ordered to infiltrate Shanghai and reconstruct the underground headquarter that was destroyed. Here he met a simple but with a very strong sense of justice Lan Fang (Zhao Liying). Known as the “underground party couples”, the two fight hand in hand against the evil Liang Dong (Zhang Han), the Japanese invaders and pseudo government spies to start a thrilling life and death contest.
Before talking about the movie, I have to say that I’m still amazed that I was able to catch this movie in the theater! It just goes to show how fast the Chinese entertainment industry are crossing over into the U.S (and perhaps even internationally) Would never have imagined it a few years back.
Hey everyone! I’m back since I only have one exam and it’s 2 weeks away. This will be my first entertainment update in awhile.
FIRST THINGS FIRST, dramas…
- The Brightest Star in the Night Sky is an upcoming musical drama starring Huang Zitao (Chinese Odyssey, The Negotiator). His female lead is rumoured to be Janice Wu (My Amazing Boyfriend). It is the first Chinese musical drama, which will feature Tao’s songs. Filming begins June 2017 (after Tao’s Promise Tour) and will take place in Los Angeles and Beijing. This drama is the story of a young girl (Janice Wu) who joins an entertainment agency to pursue her dreams. It’s there where she meets and falls in love with the CEO (Tao). To be broadcast on Hunan TV as it’s one of their productions. Last year, Princess Agents was their summer production. This year, this drama is.
Tang Yan attends the 67th Berlin Film Festival.
On January 6th, Ruby Lin gave birth to a baby girl via C-section weighing 6.6 pounds. Wallace Huo was present for the birth. They have yet to name their baby
Famous paparazzi, Zhou Wei, has exposed yet another relationship. He caught Li Bingbing with a much younger man. She’s 43 years old and he is 24 (19 years younger)
Chinese New Year’s Day is one of the biggest days of the year for movies, if not the biggest in China. Most of the big budget movies filmed by huge directors are released during this period and some of them end up being the #1 movies of the year when it comes to box office gross (notably: Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons ($215 million) and The Mermaid ($553 million), both by Stephen Chow).
The movies coming out on CNY 2017 have already been announced!
Updated: You can find all the compiled MVs for the movies released here.
My first post in over a month. I’ve been really busy with school, but here’s a new update on what’s happening in the entertainment world!
Starting with Zhao Liying‘s two covers for FHM
Elle Style Awards took place December 15th in Shanghai