|Posted by MYR on July 17, 2009 at 10:45 AM|
Source: Sina Entertainment
17th Jul 2009
Johnny Hallyday praises Michelle Ye
The 34th Toronto Film Festival and and Spain's San Sebastian Film Festival organizing committee announced that 'Vengeance' directed by Director Johnny To and casting French rock mega star Johnny Hallyday, Michelle Ye, Anthony Wong and Simon Yam is nominated in both the two major international film festival. Michelle transforms in the movie into 'Double Eve', alternating very smoothly between a plain housewife and a cold-blooded assassin, her acting is highly praised internationally.
'Vengeance' got the highest point ranking in the earlier 62nd Cannes International Film Festival, leading among the 4 Chinese movies. Female lead Michelle Ye plays Anthony Wong's wife. Anthony Wong was unfortunately murdered in his attempts to help Hallyday revenge, thus she took over the responsibility to take care of Hallyday, and helped him accomplish his revenge. At times a plain housewife, and other times a cold blooded murdered, she is able to vividly portray the inner emotions of the character. Michelle Ye's outstanding performance and fluent English was praised by media to be expressive and explosive, winning good comments, and she became headlines in several major French media together with male lead, Johnny Hallyday, becoming the most anticipated Chinese actress of the western film society. Her new works such as 'Accidents', 'Dream Home' are also getting much attention from respective major film festival, she is expected to become the popular movie icon for the latter half of this year.