Thursday, August 25, 2011
50 episode Mainland TV series Legend of the Yuan Empire Founder budgeted at 150 million yuan stars Charmaine Sheh, Hu Jun and Ray Lui and directed by Tsui Siu Ming. Shooting started the day before yesterday. Although it is Charmaine and Hu Jun's first collaboration, Hu Jun expressed he watched War and Beauty before and was impressed by Charmaine's acting. He looks forward to sparking with Charmaine in this collaboration. He also expressed that Tsui Siu Ming gave him the Kublai Khan role, he will handle this character very carefully.
As for Charmaine, she is offered a 10 million paycheck to take part in this series. Aside from being pleased with the pay, Charmaine felt its refreshing to collaborate with Hu Jun. In the series, she and Hu Jun play a loving married couple. She expressed if she wanted to find a husband, Kublai Khan is an ideal candidate, and felt that love cannot be build with money. She only hopes to find someone who is mature and able to take care of her, that would be enough to make her happy. She also anticipates the collaboration with Hu Jun and that they will have chemistry.
Also, recently it was rumored Charmaine has another millionaire boyfriend in Mainland. Towards this, she said: "When I choose a partner, it's about the heart, not the money. Also, I will not be a third party, my boyfriend or husband must not have a wife already."
Translator: aZnangel @ AsianEU
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