I didn’t want to spam Cfensi with my anger, but I needed to vent … here are are a series posts on American reactions to the recent terrorist attack in Kunming if anyone’s interested, mostly focusing on the media.
Here’s the latest quote from the American embassy rewritten for 9/11:
The United States condemns this frightening and meaningless transportation accident on 9/11. We express condolences for the family of the victims , and express solitude to those affected by this tragedy.
The original Weibo is used verbatim, except replacing Kunming with 9/11.
The United States condemns this frightening and meaningless act of violence in Kunming. We express condolences for the family of the victims , and express solitude to those affected by this tragedy.
Lamborghini or Huang Xiaoming? Angelababy got both for her birthday.
Huang Xiaoming, Angelababy go official for her birthday when he surprised her with a new Lamborghini with him inside. It’s okay, Jo. You can take my place to cry in the bathroom after Wang Leehom got married.
Zheng Kai, Rainie Yang for their teacher-student romance.
“Baidu will establish a film company – Aquamen Entertainment – in LA. …The first film will be a 3D animation Kong (Wu Kong) based on Chinese classic novel Journey to the West, combiningscience fiction, UFOs and robots. Budget is expected to reach US$40 million.” More here.
Director Zhang Yibai begins filming That year 匆匆那年 starring Ni Ni the beautiful, Eddie Peng, Zheng Kai, Zhang Zixuan, Wei Chen. Film is based on the book of the same name.
Caught between three big films, Wong Jing’s The Ex-Files 前任攻略 (Han Geng, Zheng Kai, Wang Likun) magically broke 100 million with only about 10% screen share. The film won fans over with clever lines and a cute cast, except it’s so misogynistic that even the trailer wants me to rip up the script (trust me, at least the first 20 minutes of the movie that I endured is as bad as the trailer).
Black Coal, Thin Ice 白日焰火 wins big at the Berlin Film Festival. More here.
Speaking of Zheng Kai. After playing so many boy-next-door supporting actors, he’s finally getting his own lead, this time with actress Rainie Yang. The two stars in Love at not first sight 一见不钟情, based on the book of the same name and about contract living that inevitably leads to love.
Following the Ancient Sword, Huanrui receives approval for another fantasy wuxia series, Kunlun 昆仑, based on the book of the same name.
Zhao Liying, Han Dong, and Zhou Fang’s Lovebirds series 错点鸳鸯·戏点鸳鸯 finally to air on satellite on the 20th. While part 1 is a bit all over the place, I’m a big fan of part 2′s Han Dong – Zhou Fang pairing. After watching part 2 at least three times, I’m so excited for a HD version!
Chen Xiao, Zhou Dongyu collaborate again in modern series Glass Slipper玻璃鞋.Filming begins in March.
ee-Media musical Glee ClubSong of Vengeance 唱战记 finally begun filming last week . The series stars Super Girl and current Beijing Film Academy student Fu Mengni, Huang Yida, Ou Hao, Qin Lan, Chai Biyun (Saiya from NHZGG), etc.
Luo Jin, Lv Yi collaborate once more for new drama, Daddy Father Pa 爸爸父亲爹, also from Ciwen Entertainment (X-Agent) . Stills here.
Jiang Jinfu, Song Qian, and Yang Yang begun filming for Li Shaohong’s latest Republican-era suspense drama 茧镇传奇. Stills of the two male leads here.
Li Sheng as the boss, aka Empress Deng Sui. She’s paired with the brothers played by Fu Xinbo.
Always ready to ride off his popular series, Yu Zheng workshop begins filming the counterpart to Female Prime Minister, this time titled Female Royal Tutor 女傅/The Legend of Ban Shu 班淑传奇. Yu Zheng announced partial casting today, including Jing Tian (Police Story 2013), Li Xin’ai (The Rooftop), Fu Xinbo (!!!), Li Sheng (Flowers in Fog), Li Jiahang (New My Fair Princess), up-and-coming Yu Zheng artist Zhang Zhehan andZhang Xueying, Zhang Meng, Mao Xiaotong, Zhang Xinyu, Deng Sha, Wang Lin, Jiao Junyan, etc. The rest of the male cast is yet unannounced.
Who says you can’t be a princess and still be stronger than all the boys?
Latest shots of Cindy Tian Yucheng, daughter of diver-actor Tian Liang and singer Ye Yiqian, being beyond adorable on Where are we going? Dad.
Originally styled as the princess of the group, Cindy instead constantly switches between the teary-eyed beauty Lin Daiyu and the owner of nicknames like “super strength loli” and “woman who runs like the wind. The girl’s also the kindest, always sharing and helping others. Did I also mention she’s adorable?
“Daddy, I have a secret.” “What?” “My secret is … Happy Birthday!”