“I Love Hong Kong” Commences Filming on CNY 2011
“I Love Hong Kong” has been scheduled for 2011 lunar new year release has commenced filming in Hong Kong yesterday.
Directed by Chung Shu Kai and co-directed and produced by Eric Tsang, the comedy is a follow- up effort on the highly successful 72 Tenants of Prosperity.
The film brings together a exciting ensemble cast of Eric Tsang, Sandra Ng, Tony Leung Karfai, Aarif Lee, Bosco Wong, Chan Fala & Wong Cho Lam and will feature cameo performances from many popular artistes.
I Love Hong Kong is a feel good movie which inculcates that all will be well and prosperity will visit when everyone lives in harmony. NG SHUN returns with his wife SHUN-SOH and 3 children to celebrate NG KIN’s 60th birthday. Unknown to KIN, his son has gotten into trouble and is plotting for him to take the rap. At the same time, LONG, a swindler who conned money from the neighbours 30 years ago is now a property tycoon. He promises to pay each of the 30 neighbours HK$100 million as compensation as long as a representative of each household returns to the estate on Lunar New Year’s Eve. A mad rush ensues as SHUN and his family tries to gather the old neighbours to avoiding missing the bonanza.
The commencement ceremony of the star studded co-production between Shaw Brothers Studio, Television Broadcasts Limited was graced by the main casts of the film and investors.
I Love Hong Kong will be distributed by Clover Films and Shaw Organisation in Singapore. The movie is slated for release on 2nd February 2011.