clear clear
clear clear clear clear clear
clear
  
Movies
   Scoops & News

Shahid-Sonam's China ka maal



December 31, 2010 12:09:46 PM IST
A S Mitra, Glamsham Editorial
Send to Friend

The Chinese government's official film production company Lighthouse Productions has backed the country's first ever home-made 'Bollywood' film GOLD STRUCK.

The film, a $ 10-million project that will be set in China and India is likely to have some of India's biggest stars. Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor have been mentioned as possibilities, subject to their availability in 2011.

SHAHID KAPOOR AND SONAM KAPOOR

SHAHID KAPOOR AND SONAM KAPOOR


GOLD STRUCK tells the story of two Indian and Chinese research students who meet in an American university and embark on an adventure that takes them back through time to Qin Dynasty China in 220 BC. The working languages for the film are Mandarin Chinese, Hindi and English. The film, replete with song and dance sequences, would be directed by Hong Kong-based director Tony Cheung, it is understood.

Beijing-based Lighthouse Productions, backed by the China Film Group Corporation, the country's biggest state-run film enterprise, is behind the project.
CHECK OUT: Will Sonam be the next Kajol?

Said Cindy Shyu, CEO of Lighthouse Productions, "Chinese audiences are interested in Indian films and dance, but have little opportunity to experience Indian cinema." Shyu was in India recently to meet potential distributors. It is understood that Lighthouse has already initiated talks with Eros International in this matter.

This would be the first-ever film project backed by both Chinese and Indian investors, with Indian and Chinese characters and cultural content specifically tailored for Chinese audience.

The production is slated to begin in the second half of next year. The film, to be set in China, India and the United States, will be released in all the three countries.



 
  

More related news


- Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput's 'Vivaah' a close-knit ceremony! - News
- Band baaja baarat: Shahid Kapoor & Mira Rajput shake a leg together in their sangeet! - News
- Here's what Supriya Pathak has to say on Shahid Kapoor's wedding preparations - News
- From Salman Khan to Deepika Padukone: Celebs captured in bizarre poses! - News
- 5 possible reasons why Kareena Kapoor Khan wants to be cordial with Shahid Kapoor - News
- From Shahid Kapoor to Alia Bhatt: 6 best selfies of the week - News
- Shahid Kapoor's marriage giving him sleepless nights? - News
- Shahid Kapoor: It's a wrap on UDTA PUNJAB - News
- Shahid Kapoor gets into nostalgia mode; shares photos! - News
- 10 cool hairstyles of Shahid Kapoor you'll fall in love with! - News
- 5 reasons why Ranbir Kapoor-Shahid Kapoor's love lives are similar - News
- Shahid Kapoor: I'm not engaged yet, but what you have been reading is kind of true - News
- 3 reasons why Shahid Kapoor must have given HAIDER success a miss - News
- Alia, Shahid, Shraddha, Varun, Ranbir: Celebs obsessed with selfies - News
- Shahid Kapoor- Shraddha Kapoor's Black & White day - News

 

 News Archives



   Comments
Movie Reviews
  Hot Gallery
B-town Babes Stun In One-Shoulder Dress
B-town Babes Stun In One-Shoulder Dress
Hot models set the ramp on fire
Hot models set the ramp on fire
Babe Of The Day
Babe Of The Day
Red Hot Bollywood Babes
Red Hot Bollywood Babes
more...

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.