It is said that Andy Lau whom had two films screened during the Chinese New Year would be coming to Malaysia on 19 January with director Benny Chan as they would promote Shaolin which will opens in cinemas on 27 January.
Andy’s visit will be his first trip to Malaysia for official work since his marriage, without any accident, fans will get to meet their idol at Pavilion on 19 January.
In Shaolin, Andy is a general, but he was being betrayed by Nicholas Tse resulting to the lost of his wife and children, he befriend a monk and after enlightenment, he later became a monk.
There was a scene whereby villain Nicholas tortured Andy and Fan Bingbing, Nicholas was very thankful of both of them, he said: “Many thanks to Andy and Bingbing’s trust in me and being so accommodating in order for me to be villain to the extreme.”
Emperor Motion Pictures revealed more photos of the torture scene.
With regards to his another film, What Woman Wants -a collaboration with Gong Li, he works in an advertising company and accidentally got the ability to read woman’s mind. It is understood that the film distributor wanted to arrange Andy and Gong Li to Malaysia to promote the film, but with two films’ screening very close and Andy already coming to Malaysia, thus the plan has been shelved.
news and photo from: China Press, yule.tom.com, ent.sina.com, Sing Tao