Gillian Chung Yun Tung, Alex Fong Lik Sun, and director Jeff Lau Chun Wai yesterday promoted their film FANTASTIC WATER BABES (CHOOK SHUI FU YUNG) in Guangzhou. Lately Ah Gil and Siu Fong often promoted the film as a couple and even have been rumored to be "rekindled old flames", Yesterday Ah Gil appeared arm in arm with Siu Fong. They flirted without any hesitation, which encouraged even more rumors.
Ah Gil, Siu Fong and others appeared in Chime Long Water Park and attracted several hundred swimmers to look on poolside. Ah Gil appeared arm in arm with Siu Fong and frequently flirted with each other. When the host asked them to demonstrated different swimming styles, they posed instinctively. During games with the audience, Siu Fong also "sniffed" Ah Gil's hand in an attempt to recognize her. The host hummed the Wedding March and asked would he be invited to Ah Gil's banquet. Ah Gil joked, "Birthday banquet?" Ah Gil also joked that if the box office reached 50 million she would appear in swimwear. After shaking hands with swimmers and posing for photos, a man in orange trunks rushed the stage and refused to leave. Finally security had to keep him away from the actors. Siu Fong took off in a hurry.
Later director Lau Chun Wai revealed that during the shoot he already heard about them dating, but when asked they insisted that they were not. Although they held hands they only did so for the movie. As for the rumored "rekindling", Ah Gil described it with the term helpless. Siu Fong joked that he was an induction cooker and did not need to be ignited. Siu Fong also said that the other rumored girlfriend Stephy Tang Lai Yun did not play coy over the rumor and has always expressed that she would like to see the film. Was she confident in him? Siu Fong said, "She has confidence in my movie!" Ah Gil said that she read the report and Stephy did not believe that they were "rekindled". She seemed to pay a lot of attention to what Stephy said, Ah Gil said that she saw it on the microblog. Siu Fong also said that although he and Ah Gil were close personally, they were neither dating nor promoting. They did not seem to be as cautious as they were in Hong Kong. Siu Fong said that when they promoted in Hong Kong they appeared hand in hand.
As for the man who stormed the stage yesterday, Siu Fong said that he was Ah Gil's fan "Cheung Chau 007" who madly pursued Ah Gil during the shoot. He denied that he ran the other way as soon as he saw him and expressed that he saw the scene was under control before he returned backstage. Ah Gil did not expect to run into "Cheung Chau 007". As for the swimwear promise for 50 million box office, she expressed that the film company made her say it. Lau Chun Wai joked that it had to be US$50 million before she would wear swimwear in public.
In addition, Ah Gil yesterday at a press conference was asked about her father and daughter like relationship with Director Lau. Ah Gil expressed appreciation to Director Lau who supported and encouraged him nonstop over three years and broke down.