City Under Siege PC ft Aaron Kwok @ Berjaya Times Square Hotel (11/8/10)
Aaron Kwok is in town to promote his latest movie, City Under Siege alongside the director, Benny Chan, co stars - Zhang Jingchu and Wu Jing. The press conference was held in Berjaya Times Square Hotel on 11 August 2010.
Benny Chan directed sci-fi film "City Under Siege" which will hit Malaysian cinemas starting 19 August. It features Hong Kong actor, Aaron Kwok in the film as a clown.
City Under Siege is China's first monster film featuring giant, mutated orc-like creatures. The storyline tells of a clown (played by Aaron Kwok) who accidentally inhales a biochemical gas left behind by the Japanese army during WWII in Malaysia and causes his unstable transformation.
In the movie, Aaron had to endured tonnes of clown make-up and donned a fat suit. He was even sent to hospital on the first day of shooting due to severe skin reaction to the mutant make-up.
Co-star, Zhang Jingchu talked about her experiences working with a bunch of dedicated actors and crew in the production. She praised Aaron Kwok for his cheerfulness in the set, no matter how tired he was.
Aaron Kwok responded by saying that he was staying in character! He played a clown in the show and clowns are supposed to cheer people up.
Wu Jing, played a kungfu master cop did his own stunts in the movie.
The missing cast member in the promotional tour is Shu Qi who is busy fliming a movie by Feng Xiaogang, a sequal to "If You Are The One"