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Cecilia Cheung promotes new film's premiere

11-02-2011 13:34 BJT

Hong Kong actress Cecilia Cheung, who plays the lead role in the upcoming war movie "Legendary Amazons", was in Beijing on Tuesday to attend the film's premiere show.

(From left to right) Jackie Chan, Cecilia Cheung and Richie Ren promote the film "Legendary Amazons" in Beijing on Tuesday, November 1, 2011. [Photo:]

Actress Cecilia Cheung and actor Richie Ren promote the film "Legendary Amazons" in Beijing on Tuesday, November 1, 2011. [Photo:]

Cheung joined megastar Jackie Chan, who was the movie's executive producer.

Based on the legendary Chinese story of the widows and daughters of the Yang family who lived during the Song Dynasty, the tale revolves around how they fought off invaders after their male kin laid down their lives on the battlefields.

The film is directed by Frankie Chan. Other stars in the cast include Cheng Pei-pei, Liu Xiaoqing, Kathy Chow and Richie Ren.

Domestic release is slated for November 18.

Editor:Zhang Jianfeng |Source: CRI

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