Earlier Blind Detective held its press conference in Shenzhen and it’s the final stop whereby Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng promote the film together, after days of promotion they scored full marks for in-syncing with each other. When being requested by fans to do the Tango dance pose, they immediately do it without any rehearsal nor warm up. Sammi quipped: “After promoting Blind Detective, my body had became flexible.”
For the past few days, Andy had been carrying the blind man stick and familiarize with it as he had earlier walked the red carpet during the film’s premiere in Beijing as if he’s the film’s character Johnston Chong See Tun, he acted blind throughout the premiere which delighted Sammi as she took the initiative to take care of the “blind” Andy. Likewise, Andy continued to be blind in Shenzhen. Andy quipped: “Using the stick to walk is like using my legs to walk!”
When both of them were dancing, Johnnie To, Wai Kar-Fei and Yau Nai-hoi were enjoying and gave them loud applause. Andy quipped: “To be able to have such a in-sync silver screen partner, it’s blissful earned from many previous lives!” Sammi were embarrasses by such praise from Andy, she said: “Actually I’m the one blissful.” Johnnie then added: “Both of you are blissful, but the most blissful is me to be able to see both of you jumped here and there, high entertainment.”
Andy, Sammi and Johnnie exclaimed that they were delighted to promote the film together and express their unwillingness to part companies as they would have to continue with their busy work and it would be hard to accommodate each others’ schedule, it’s unknown when they could get together again. If only the film could celebrate its box office success, an excited Sammi exclaimed that then they should have a good meal to celebrate.
news and photos from: Macao Daily, Apple Daily News, Headline Daily, Ming Pao