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Chinese actor Huang Xiaoming: Braving fiery heat and icy cold : Chinese actor Huang Xiaoming deals with extreme temperatures for his new movie, The Bravest

Aug 29, 2019 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

Chinese leading man Huang Xiaoming braved fiery heat and icy cold and even dislocated his shoulder - all for his new film, The Bravest, a disaster movie chronicling firefighters' efforts to save a city from exploding in flames.

The movie, which opens today, is based on a real-life incident - a 2010 oil-pipe explosion in China's north-eastern port city of Dalian.

More than 2,000 firefighters worked overnight to put out the fire and one died in the course of duty.

The 41-year-...