Jackie Chan tops Forbes China Celebrity List

Hong Kong actor Jackie ChanHong Kong movie star Jackie Chan ranks number one in the recently released Forbes China Celebrity List of 2010.

Taiwanese musician Jay Chou and Hong Kong singer-actor Andy Lau are in hot pursuit in 2nd and 3rd.

The two standards for ranking celebrities are personal income and media exposure rate which is judged from 28 popular newspapers, 18 nationwide TV programs and cover stories in 29 magazines.

4th to 10th are Yao Ming, Zhang Ziyi, Zhao Benshan, Jolin Tsai, Donnie Yen, Liu Xiang and Fan Bingbing.


Jun Ji-hyun to appear in new film with Zhang Ziyi

Korean actress Jun Ji-hyunKorean actress Jun Ji-hyun is set to appear alongside Chinese movie star Zhang Ziyi in a new film by Wayne Wang, titled Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, which is based on the same title by Chinese-American writer Lisa See.

Set in 19th century China, the film chronicles the lives of two women – Lily and Snow Flower – and their intimate lifelong friendship.

Zhang is set to play the main character Snow Flower while Jun’s role in the film has not been decided as of yet.

Wanye Wang, a Chinese-American filmmaker, has directed several notable movies such as The Joy Luck Club (1993), Maid in Manhattan (2002) and Smoke (1995), for which he won the Silver Bear award at Berlin International Film Festival.


Zhang Ziyi and Vivi Nevo in Milan

Zhang Ziyi and boyfriend Vivi Nevo were spotted together at a fashion show in Milan, Italy, in late September.

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi and boyfriend Vivi Nevo

It was the couple’s first joint public appearance in months, which will probably ends some break up speculations, at least for now.


Zhang Ziyi for Harper’s Bazaar

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi featured on October issue of Chinese Harper’s Bazaar magazine…

Chinese actress on Harpers Bazaar magazine

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Zhang Ziyi for Vogue Korea

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi for Korea’s Vogue magazine…

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi for Korean Vogue

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