Here’s the lineup of upcoming TVB Dramas for the rest of 2014. Check back here for updates as we add new dramas!
All That is Bitter is Sweet
Chinese title: 大藥坊
Cast: Linda Chung, Ruco Chan, Raymond Wong, Natalie Tong, Pierre Ngo, Sammy Sum, Shirley Yeung, Samantha Ko, Susan Tse, Poon Chi Man
Broadcast: September 8 – October 17
Korean drama “My Love From Another Star” spawned a shortage in Yves Saint Laurent’s (YSL) Rouge Pur Couture No. 52 Rosy Coral color lipstick when female fans from all over the world clamored to get the same shade that Jeon Ji Hyun wore in the drama.
It is in such demand that right now you can buy the coveted item on sites like ebay.com for prices as high as $150. This lipstick typically costs $35 retail.
EDIT: It has been noted that Jeon Ji Hyun did NOT actually wear the YSL brand in the drama, and that it was mistakenly reported to be YSL, causing this confusion of worldwide frenzy for the lipstick. So does that still make you want the YSL lipstick?
Source: Daily Mail
It was reported that TVB actress Fala Chen will not renew her contract with the company, stating that she will be taking an acting class in New York instead.
According to Popular Asians, with her contract with TVB deemed to expire in May, rumour has it that TVB has offered her an 8-digit sum. However, the actress has determined not to renew her contract.
When asked whether she has set her sights outside of TVB once her contract expires, Fala declined to elaborate but stated, “At this stage, nothing is settled yet. I’ve been at TVB for 8 years, and I hope we will maintain a good relationship. There were no unhappy circumstances. It’s just that I’ve filmed so many dramas, and I want to use this time for a break.”
About her decision to take acting class, Fala revealed, “I hope to gain a new perspective in the acting field. In recent years, I discussed acting with co-workers and read many books. However, reading and actually filming are very different.”
“I’ve always wanted to leave the film set and watch different performance platforms to improve myself. I’ve mentioned this to the company before. I’ve planned this for several years and have mentioned this to the company before, so I want to take this chance to refresh myself,” the actress concluded.
Ada Choi and husband Max Zhang recently welcomed their second new-born, another baby girl, to the world.
According to Asianpopnews, on 26 March, the actor updated his Weibo with the news of Ada’s delivery, stating, “The Zhang family has a new member! My wife, Ada gave birth to a beautiful and healthy baby girl on 25 March 2013.”
“The Grandmaster” actor added, “It’s not easy for a woman to deal with 10 months pregnancy. Life is such a miracle. Thank God!”
Max also uploaded a photo together with the post, showing his two adorable daughters and lovely wife.
“The Legend Of Zhen Huan” actress later responded jokingly, “A family of three beauties. Max Zhang is the happiest man!”
Ada married Max in 2008 and had their first daughter in May 2011.
By spcnet.tv on March 26th, 2013 | Chinese Entertainment
Charlene Choi Cheuk Yin yesterday shared her nude photo, which spread like wild fire as it was almost re-tweeted 7000 times as fans joked that she was open minded. Actually the nude photo was from Ah Sa’s childhood. Ah Sa covered her chest but joked that when she was little she loved to be in the buff. “Truly shameless!”
“Papa yesterday found this sexy photo, hahahaha! It’s to funny! When I was little I went to the country, whenever I saw places with water I would immediately get naked to play with water, hahahaha! The other children would at least leave a pair of underwear. As for me…I am truly shameless!” Fans said that the photo was cute, some said that she was too brave and too open minded.
By spcnet.tv on March 18th, 2013 | Hollywood Movies
Director Bryan Singer could not wait to express his excitement for the latest cast of “X-Men: Days Of Future Past” as he recently announced that Chinese actress Fan Bingbing will be joining the sequel of the Marvel superhero film prequel, “X-Men: First Class” according to MTV UK.
After making appearance in this year’s summer superhero blockbuster “Iron Man 3″, the Qingdao-born actress got herself another shot in Hollywood by playing teleporting mutant Blink in the film alongside the original cast of “X-Men” (2000) which includes Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Anna Paquin, and the stars in “X-Men: First Class” (2011) such as James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence.
Furthermore, Daniel Cudmore will reprise his role as Colossus and “Twilight” star Booboo Stewart has been recruited to play a yet-to-be-announced character in Singer’s directorial effort.
Fan was previously seen in box-office record breaking Chinese films like “Double Exposure” and “Lost In Thailand”. This year, the 31-year-old will be shooting “The Lady In The Portrait”, “The Moon And The Sun” and Empress Wu Ze Tian”. It was also reported that the 2006 Golden Horse Award winner is in talks to star in the sequel of “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”.
Singer’s most recent box office success is “Jack The Giant Slayer”, a loose adaptation of “Jack And The Beanstalk” about a farmer boy named Jack who tries to save the princess from the race of giants but unfortunately triggers a war between the humans and giants.
Set in the 1970s, “X-Men: Days Of Future Past” is set to start production on 18 July 2013.