Edison Chen ready for comeback

Chinese actor Edison ChenEdison Chen is making his return to the big screen since his 2008 sex photo scandal with a new role in an American independent film.

Chen will star in the low-budget romantic comedy Almost Perfect, about a career woman (played by Kelly Hu) who balances her new found boyfriend and the pressures of family life.

Chen will play the brother of the male lead.

Filming for Almost Perfect began on Monday (October 5) and no date has been set for the movie’s release yet.


Butterfly Lovers’ poster

Chinese movie Butterfly Lovers issued a few promotional posters last week. The movie, starring a strong cast of Hu Ge, Charlene Choi and Wu Chun… is expected to hit high note in box office when it’s released in September.

Chinese movie Butterfly Lover

The movie also grabbed attention as the leading female role was originally planned for Gillian Chung, Charlene’s partner in TWINS. Gillian gave up her role following her involvement in the Edison Chen nude photos scandal.