Powered by

Stephen Chow's 'Sing Girls' - from obscurity to stardom : Their careers took off after being in a movie that starred or was directed by the actor-comedian

Mar 04, 2019 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

When Chinese actress E Jingwen first received a phone call in August last year telling her she had been offered the lead in the latest movie by Hong Kong director Stephen Chow, she thought it was a scam and hung up.

It was not until the third call by co-director Herman Yau that she realised she had landed the plum role in The New King Of Comedy.

"The co-director made a total of three calls and sent me the screenshot of a chatgroup before I believed it was true," E told Hong Kong ne...