Coming from up-and-coming art house film director Bi Gan (Kaili Blues), noir romance film Long Day’s Journey into Night 地球最后的夜晚 stars Huang Jue as a man who returns to his hometown to find his best friend’s (Li Hongqi) killer, and ends up crossing paths with the criminal’s mysterious girlfriend (Tang Wei).
Yang Mi and Hawick Lau have announced that they have divorced earlier this year. The two have not been seen together in public since he was caught cheating on her with a co-star, so I think a lot of people had assumed they had separated. Congrats!
Crazy Alienis an upcoming black comedy starring Huang Bo as Geng Hao, a monkey trainer whose act goes wrong after an alien crash lands on Earth and injures his monkey. Desperate to perform the act, he attempts to train the alien instead, though is punished after the alien regains his powers.
The alien’s plans to return home are complicated by American scientists searching for alien life and Dafei’s (Shen Teng) desire to make some traditional medicated liquor. Lei Jiayin costars as a policeman.
Ning Hao’s new film is scheduled for a February 5th release.
Aunt-niece pair Jiang Wenli and Ma Sichun reps theirs home of Anhui province with model-actress Chen Ran. Jiang Wenli and Ma Sichun return to their hometown of Bengbu, a city known for its freshwater products, while Chen Ran goes home to Xiaoxian, known for its traditional Chinese paintings.
The Forbidden Palace Museum store transacted over 1 billion RMB last year, and yet it’s still coming up with new ways to take all my money
After fans repeatedly asking for an original makeup line, The Forbidden Palace Museum has finally delivered with two beautiful makeup sets and two single items with both packaging and colors by the Forbidden Palace itself and the museum’s collections. Each piece costs between 66 – 160 RMB and can be brought on their taobaostore (which now takes foreign credit cards and ships abroad).
P.S. I know it’s not Sunday but this news was too exciting to wait.
Need some love? Who better to get it from than assassins from Young Blood 大宋少年志. Zhang Xincheng (My Huckleberry Friends), Zhou Yutong (Cambrian Period), Zheng Wei, Wang Youshuo, He Haochen, and Su Xiaotong plays students in a school for secret agents in the Song-dynasty.
Actress Chun Xia emotes so well in her photos that I feel like every other photo of her is one photoshop away from a poster for an artsy film. This set of photos is exactly how I pictured the scene where the protagonists go to the science museum in Cry Me a Sad River. She would be perfect if they ever make another film version.
I’m slightly obsessed with how intricate that cape collar looks.
This week’s installment of new Ever Night stills. Rumor is that season 2, where the story really goes off the rails (it’s like the The Amber Spyglass vs season 1’s The Golden Compass), might switch out Chen Feiyu. If so I hope they also switch out Song Yiren because her character is supposed to be tall and chubby later on, and I can just not watch it since neither lead is in it. Continue reading →
SING Girlband has released their first English single, an English version of their hit song of the same name. The lyrics are pretty well translated and matches the Chinese lyrics almost line-for-line. You can buy the song on iTunes here.