June 24, 2007
By computer-angel · Posted in Whereabouts

Last June 19, 2007, Shu Qi had a Press Conference and promoted “My Wife is a Gangster 3” in Singapore.

Source: Sina English
Photo Credits: Xinhua/Reuters

 


OK this might be a bit late but I’m getting high on this. Shu Qi was at Cannes 2007 and she was a part of the opening of the festival, onstage, declaring both in Mandarin and English - “I now declare the 60th festival of Cannes open“.

Qi onstage the Cannes 2007 opening, declaring both in Mandarin and English - “I now declare the 60th festival of Cannes open“.

Watch the full opening clip at You Tube.


I came across this article featured at Yesasia’s YumCha! a couple of weeks ago. While the article was noteworthy of being briefly sweet concise of Shu Qi’s film career, there are a few items that I totally disagree of.

First of all, the title (Shu Qi: My Wife Was a Porn Star) was obviously a sensationalized one and did not even embody the contents of the article. As an expectant reader you would initially assume that the article is an analysis of Shu Qi’s struggle and hardship from coming out as an unknown pretty body and face out of Taiwan into the murky waters of Hong Kong cinema. But this part only covered a quarter of the article content, and the article just stated the facts, and is not an in-depth analysis of how Shu Qi struggled from this rag-doll phase to superstardom.

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