Cast in "Storm Warriors" smile to the camera in Bangkok on Wednesday, June 26, 2008. [Photo: ent.sina.com.cn]
Storm Warriors, the second Storm Riders blockbuster, which is currently shooting in Thailand, opened to media in the capital city Bangkok on Wednesday.
According to newspaper the Beijing News, directors Pang Brothers and Leading performers, including Aaron Kwok, Ekin Cheng, Nicholas Tse, Charlene Choi, Tang Yan and Kenny Ho were present at the event.
Pang Brothers said this upcoming book-to-film action movie is shooting in a completely digitalized realm and ninety percent of the scenes have used computer-animated effects. The total budget is around 100 million yuan, about 146,000 US dollars.
The shooting for the film will be completed within a week. It will be shown on the big screens both in the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong at the end of 2009.
Storm Warriors and its predecessor are based on a comic book series titled "Fung Wan" by artist and writer Ma Wing-shing.