Gong Li in “The City of Golden Armor” – CRIENGLISH

From Xinhua News Agency (link):

Production of Zhang Yimou‘s upcoming historical epic The City of Golden Armor(ʪ°ÂüéÂ∞ΩÂ∏¶ÈªÑÈáëÁî≤) just restarted this Monday at Hengdian World Studios.

The full-scale replica of major structures of Beijing’s Forbidden City has been modified to look like a palace from a different time. A giant courtyard have been filled with about 250000 fake chrysanthemum flowers.

Chow Yun-Fat and Gong Li, who are playing the emperor and the empress, have shown up on May 10th to rehearse the scene of some ceremony. The same courtyard will also host a battle scene between soldiers of two princes, played by Liu Ye and Jay Chow.

See also “Zhang Invites Hollywood to his City of Golden Armor” by Cinematical; – “Zhang Yimou says his latest production will not affect Olympic plans” by People’s Daily Online; – “‘Golden Armor’ feeding off ‘Banquet’?” by Shenzhen Daily

SUPPORT CDT

CDT on Twitter

Google Ads 1

CDT EBOOKS

Giving Assistant

Amazon Smile

Google Ads 2

Anti-censorship Tools

Life Without Walls

Click on the image to download Firefly for circumvention

Open popup
X

Welcome back!

CDT is a non-profit media site, and we need your support. Your contribution will help us provide more translations, breaking news, and other content you love.