Battle of Red Cliff – magazine scan

A Japanese magazine has published a special column for Chinese movie “Red Cliff” (credits to with interviews and some latest photos from the movie set.

Red Cliff is the highest budgeted Chinese movie ever produced; it is directed by renowned director John Woo and featured a strong cast of Takeshi Kaneshiro, Tony Leung, Vicki Zhao, Lin Zhi Ling etc.

Tony Leung in Battle of Red Cliff

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Ella Chen is Taiwan most beautiful?

Taiwanese artist Ella Chen (from S.H.E) is voted Taiwan’s most beautiful lady in a recent poll, beating the likes of supermodel Lin Zhi Ling etc.

Ella herself is surprised by the results and attributes the ‘success’ to her fans. The result has caused quite some debate though, as fans are accusing each other for cheating and abusing the voting system… (I am not sure how the voting works)

The poll was organized by a local paper and the voting was held for a total of 25 days. Ella tops the poll with 5844 votes, 699 ahead of Lin Zhi Ling. China star Liu Yifei is at 11 spot, but is the top non-Taiwanese artist on the poll.

Battle of Red Cliff – press conference

The director and cast of movie “Battle of Red Cliff” held their first official press conference on Thursday (May 10) in Beijing, China.

Battle of Red Cliff press conference

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Megan Lai appointed Japan tourism ambassador

Megan Lai appointed Japan Tourism AmbassadorTaiwanese actress and model Megan Lai is appointed as Japan tourism ambassador to promote Japan tourism in Taiwan.

Megan was officially appointed by a Japanese minister in Tokyo; replacing supermodel Lin Zhi Ling who held the role for the past couple of years.

Lin Zhi Ling is currently involved in her debut movie, “The Battle of Red Cliff,” which is expected to finish filming no sooner than October 2007.

[Source: Udn]

Lin Zhi Ling bids sexiness goodbye?

A recent advertising poster from Taiwanese supermodel Lin Zhi Ling, endorsing a slimming service…

Sexy Lin Zhi Ling

The press are speculating that this could be her last sexy shot before she focus on her movie debut in “The Battle of Red Cliff.”

It’s reported that the photos were taken at a cold weather; Zhi Ling was soaked in water for almost 2 hours for the perfect shot, and she showed great professionalism with it.