Look for a Star

HK tycoon must stand trial over La Scala bribe

Hong Kong property tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung has been ordered to trial in Macau in September over accusations he and another developer paid a HK$20 million bribe to secure prime land for luxury flats.

Friday, 29 June, 2012, 12:00am

Tycoon to face bribery charges

Hong Kong tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung is to face prosecution in Macau on bribery and money laundering charges in relation to land purchases approved by convicted former public works chief Ao Man-long.

Lau's lawyers argued in vain at a preliminary hearing that he had no case to answer.

24 May 2012 - 12:00am

Zhang hopes for third time lucky

Could it be third time lucky for mainland actress Zhang Jingchu? Her role as a young migrant wife in Night and Fog, director Ann Hui On-wah's drama about life in the troubled community of Tin Shui Wai, has earned her a third nomination at the Hong Kong Film Award, this time for best actress.

17 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Look for a Star

Starring: Shu Qi, Andy Lau Tak-wai, Denise Ho Wan-sze, Zhang Hanyu

Director: Andrew Lau Wai-keung

Category: IIA (Cantonese and Putonghua)

'Hunger is the most genuine motivation,' says one of the protagonists in Look for a Star during a scene in which the film's main characters chatter about their craving for life's culinary pleasures.

29 Jan 2009 - 12:00am