Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi is featured in the music video for Magic, latest song by British rock band Coldplay.
Actress Fan Bingbing is crowned China’s most influential celebrity in 2012/2013 according to Forbes China, which takes into account the income and media exposures of the celebrities.
The top 10 are Fan Bingbing, Jay Chou, Andy Lau, Jackie Chan, Zhang Ziyi, Eason Chan, Yang Mi, Huang Xiaoming, Jolin Tsai and Lin Chi-Ling.
A movie poster for Mulan – The Legend of a Woman Warrior, starring Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi, has been released.
The movie is adapted from an epic folk story about Mulan, a girl who replaced her aging father in conscription and fight the enemies in war.
The story has been remade numerous times. This latest version will be in English and will be produced in 3D.
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Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi will return to the Hollywood silver screen in a high budget 3D film Hua Mulan.
On top of playing the main character, Zhang will also serve as the producer of the film. The lead actor has been confirmed as pop singer Lee-Hom Wang, who speaks fluent English.
The film will start shooting in October, as collaboration with Disney which filmed Mulan as a cartoon in 1998 that subsequently took in 120 million US dollars at the box office.
The director is Chuck Russell, the man behind such bona fide classics as The Mask, The Blob and The Scorpion King.