Hong Kong Film Awards 2014

The HK Film Awards Association [Cn] has released photos of the main nominees of the 2014 awards which will be presented at Hong Kong Cultural Centre on April 13. The images will feature in a special publication for the gala event.

[Update] The main winners include The Grandmaster (film), Zhang Ziyi (actress), Nick Cheung (actor), Kara Hui (supporting actress), Max Zhang (supporting actor), Wong Kar Wai (director) and Babyjohn Choi (newcomer). Congratulations.

Hong Kong Film Awards 2014 best actress nominees
Best Actress – Cherry Ngan, Tang Wei, Zhang Ziyi, Sammi Cheng, Nina Paw

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Deanie Yip crowned best actress at Venice

Hong Kong actress Deanie Yip was awarded the Coppa Volpi for Best Actress at the 68th Venice Film Festival on Saturday. The 63-year-old veteran won the award with her role in A Simple Life (English subbed trailer below). She’s the first Chinese actress in 19 years (Gong Li in 1992) to received the gong. Congratulations.

Directed by Ann Hui and co-starring Andy Lau, A Simple Life is adapted from a true story which tells the mother-and-son-like relationship of a servant and her young master.

30th Hong Kong Film Awards (2011)

Hot favourites Nicholas Tse and Carina Lau were crowned the best actor and actress respectively at the 30th Hong Kong Film Awards on Sunday night, while dark horse Gallant won the best film gong. Photos from the red carpet, the weather was a bit unkind. Image via Sohu [Cn]. Winners’ list after the images.

The cast of Gallant
Best film Gallant at Hong Kong Film Awards 2011

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25th Golden Disk Awards (2010)

Red carpet photos and list of major winners of the 25th Golden Disk Awards, which were presented on Thursday night in Seoul, South Korea. Girls’ Generation and 2AM won the Daesang (grand prize) in respective category. Image by Newsen [Kr]…

Super Junior
Super Junior at Golden Disk Award 2010

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31st Blue Dragon Awards (2010)

Red carpet photos and winners list from Korea’s 31st Blue Dragon Film Awards, which was held on Friday night at the National Theater in Seoul. Photos include Kim Sae-ron, Won Bin, Kim Hye-soo, Lee Beom-soo, Jo Yeo-jung, Han Hye-jin, Soo Ae, Park Bo-young, Lee Byung-hun, Jung Jae-young, Lee Min-jung, Jo Yoon-hee, Park Min-young, Song Joong-ki, T.O.P. and Son Ye-jin.

Kim Sae-ron and Won Bin
Kim Sae-ron and Won Binat Blue Dragon Awards 2010

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