Jerry Yan might star as ancient hero

Taiwanese heartthrob Jerry Yan is rumoured to star as an ancient hero in his next TV drama.

Taiwanese artist Jerry Yan

The drama is based on China’s Qing Dynasty. Jerry is rumoured to take the role of a famous general. Other stars that have been linked to the drama include Hong Kong veteran actors Anthony Wong and Eric Tsang.

Jerry’s agency haven’t confirmed the rumours yet, but didn’t deny it either; normally when the agency chose not to deny it, the rumours are likely to be true. We will have to wait for the official announcement before 100% sure about it though.

Jay Chou slammed for stinginess

Taiwan pop star Jay Chou was slammed by netizens for his stinginess while filming his debut movie The Secret That Cannot Be Told.

Anthony Wong, Guey Lun Mei and Jay Chou

It happened when Jay was filming a graduation ceremony and hired 400 extras to portray as students… and only paid those extras ~USD1 per hour salary.

Most of the extras didn’t mind though, as their purpose was to see their idol Jay Chou in person. The netizens however are not happy and claimed that Jay was stingy and the production team was using Jay’s popularity to exploit young fans.

These are the main cast of the film (Anthony Wong, Guey Lun Mei and Jay)…

[Image credits to sina.com.cn]