courtesy of takungpao.com
BEGINNING OF THE GREAT REVIVAL will open in June. The film gathered nearly 200 stars from three lands on both sides of the strait, like Best Actor Chow Yun Fat, Andy Lau Tak Wa, Liu Ye, Fan Bingbing, Angelababy, Chen Kun and others. Directors Han Sanping and Huang Jianxin to make this group of historical figures even more human added romantic and touching elements to the film.
Angelababy in the film played Xiao Fengxian and had many scenes with Andy Lau Tak Wa as Cai E. Angelababy said that the shoot was extremely unforgettable. As a film industry new comer, she already was surprised to be invited to take place in BEGINNING OF THE GREAT REVIVAL. In addition she got to work with her idol Lau Tak Wa, she was both nervous and excited. Angelabably during the shoot also worked on other ad and modeling jobs, but she had no complaint and even worked hard in her performance. Because of the tight schedule, she did not even have time for a costume fitting. Once the costume was confirmed in the afternoon
at night she had to work on the evening scene with Lau Tak Wa. After the costume, many on the set thought she looked a little like Hollywood film star Audrey Hepburn, but she thought she looked like Nezha.
The Lau Tak Wa played Cai E had a General look, which he looked very cool in. For his farewell scene at the train station with Angelabably, he wore a Chinese suit. Wa Jai praised Angelababy as a new comer performed the scene very well in the film. In addition, one of the posters that was just released in the Mainland claimed "life and death battle: Lau Tak Wa, Chow Yun Fat Heavenly King Duel". Chow Yun Fat and Lau Tak Wa reunited after 20 years, people looked forward to their scenes together.