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A woman's right to Choos: Shu Qi's shoe collaboration

A woman's right to Choos: Shu Qi's shoe collaboration

What began as one pair of bespoke Jimmy Choo shoes made for film star Shu Qi grew into a small capsule collection when delivered to her earlier this month.

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 4:19pm

Actress Shu Qi takes trip down memory lane at Kenzo launch

Actress Shu Qi has filmed a new advertisement for Kenzo to be released in March. Photo: SCMP

Actress Shu Qi certainly knows the power of perfume. At Kenzo's event on Thursday, she talked about how a person's scent can make a totally different impression on her.

14 Jan 2013 - 3:56am

Complex rom-com shows heart

This year's hit Taiwanese romantic comedy, Love, with its three interlinking stories, features international film star Shu Qi and her Taiwanese compatriot Ethan Juan Ching-tien.

29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Charitable stars take Mother's Day in stride

Busy celebrities often struggle to find enough time for their families, but some charitable souls put aside time to help those in need. On Mother's Day, actors Shu Qi, Richie Jen Hsien-chi and Alex Fong Lik-sun sacrificed celebrations with their mums for a worthy cause.

16 May 2012 - 12:00am

Fala Chen and her beau steal the spotlight at star-studded Armani/Chater House gala event

A constellation of stars and socialites - some who even flew in from Taiwan and the mainland - attended a celebratory cocktail party for the revamped Armani/Chater House on Thursday.

The store has a new look with a renovated facade and design and the addition of a restaurant and lounge.

21 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Shu Qi is consummate professional at glitzy Armani opening despite her need for sleep

It was a sleep-deprived Shu Qi who flew into Hong Kong this week with bedtime on her mind. The actress, and regional face of Emporio Armani, had been called on to attend the brand's store opening in Pacific Place on Tuesday. She had just returned from a filming assignment in Taiwan and hadn't slept in almost 20 hours.

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

A Beautiful Life

Starring: Shu Qi, Liu Ye Director: Andrew Lau Wai-keung Category: IIA (Putonghua and Cantonese)

Umberto Eco wrote: 'Two cliches make us laugh, but a hundred cliches move us.' A Beautiful Life, in which tears, sad and happy, flow freely, confirms this.

26 May 2011 - 12:00am

Back injury fails to stop actress from taking her style to dizzying heights

The things women put themselves through to look good. Shu Qi injured her back two weeks ago in Guangzhou while filming, but that didn't stop her from showing up for the charity premiere of her latest film, A Beautiful Life, in 4-inch heels.

The 35-year-old actress, pictured, paraded around the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai with a noticeably stiff back.

20 May 2011 - 12:00am

Not easy to get in mood

Best known for crime thrillers such as Infernal Affairs, director Andrew Lau Wai-keung said it took him a while to mentally prepare to make a romance.

26 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Actress Shu Qi finds a timely way to express her love - and it's all for a good cause

Few celebrities fail to get defensive with the media when their love affairs are on the fringe of full exposure - and that includes actress Shu Qi. Better not get us started on her list of rumoured celebrity boyfriends. But the now-singleton might have found an outlet to express her love that actually welcomes media coverage.

25 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Stiletto heels hardly apt for Christian Dior's cultural stroll

A week after a major fashion competitor hosted its event at the Museum of Art, last Friday it was the house of Dior's turn to go cultural. The label sponsored the Heritage Museum's opening of The Golden Age of Couture: Paris and London 1947-1957.

1 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Versatile Shu Qi thrives on life on the run

There's no doubt Shu Qi is a popular and busy gal. The readers' choice cover icon had just finished a meeting about a new film project and had to rush to the Grand Hyatt ceremony. Although the sexy star couldn't say what the new project was about, she had no problems elaborating about her recent experience as a jury member at the Berlin Film Festival.

27 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Talented and in demand Shu Qi on jury duty for Berlin Film Festival

In contrast to the local stars currently enduring the embarrassment and humiliation of the appearance online of naked and compromising bedroom pictures purporting to be them, one actress shows you can rise far above the smut. Shu Qi might have started her career in racy fashion with some Category III movies and posing a few times au naturel, but the Taiwan-born star has gone a long way.

5 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Shu Qi a porn star! What will the UK tabloids think of next?

One of the more curious stories over the holidays was an English tabloid suggesting actress Shu Qi had been canoodling with Hugh Grant at a Japanese restaurant in London before Christmas. What made the Daily Mirror's copy even more salacious was that it referred to her as a 'porn star' and that the pair were 'kissing passionately'.

7 Jan 2008 - 12:00am


Speaking as a guy, it's really hard to justify the recent boneheaded antics of those Commercial Radio DJs. Any male with half a brain (even if it's the reptilian half) wouldn't be so stupid as to suggest that sexually assaulting females would be socially acceptable as a joke. It's one thing to be laddish and lewd; it's another to invite violence as light-hearted sport.

17 Jun 2006 - 12:00am