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|CCTV credited Donnie Yen for THE MONKEY KING success|
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The Donnie Yen Chi Tan starred THE MONKEY KING (SAI YAU GEI ji DAI LAU TIN GUNG) in the Mainland already passed 1.1 billion RMB and also broke many records. Yen Chi Tan has also become the best Pretty Monkey King. Not only did he bring a classic character into everyone's field of vision, he further innovated it.
Recently Yen Chi Tan was invited to be the BMW Hong Kong Derby ambassador. Earlier he worked on the promotional poster for racing. Famous Japanese illustrator Ryohei Yamashita designed the art of the poster for horses and cars to be around Yen Chi Tan. During the photo shoot,Yen Chi Tan jumped up and bent down. He joked that in comparison to the Sun Wukong makeup, the modern look was much more relaxing. Yen Chi Tan pointed out humans like horses had to look ahead and keep chasing, they could not stop thriving to be stronger and had to know when to grasp the opportunity. After THE MONKEY KING, he still had many ideas. He hoped to further through film and technology mix in martial arts and to drive himself further.