1028 â€“ Prequel to 881
Royston Tan has officially started lensing his latest film entitled ‘1028’ (working title), a prequel to his box-office hit 881. Festivities kicked off at Royston’s new production company, also called 10TwentyEight. Investors in this film include MediaCorp Raintree, Infinite Frameworks and 1028.
The movie revolves around a songstress and the man in her life, and will roll out over a bed of Hokkien songs, much like 881. Cast includes Liu Ling Ling, Qi Yu Wu, Huang Yi Liang, Yeo Yann Yann and Mindee Ong.
It is slated for an August release this year. Watch this space for more news on this production!