Fans line up outside Mandarin Oriental hotel to place bouquets and take pictures at spot where legendary singer and actor jumped to his death in 2003.
The Hong Kong movie star and pop idol continues to inspire fans, creatives and queer communities around the world 20 years after his death. Fans and some who worked with him explain his lasting influence.
Starring Leslie Cheung and Tony Leung as gay lovers, Happy Together was a Hong Kong story set in Argentina, Wong said – even the dangerous Buenos Aires location felt like Mong Kok.
Tencent Media Lab is set to release on Friday night the 4K video of Cheung’s 2000 concert series, enhanced using AI algorithms.
April 1 marks the 19th anniversary of the death of Hong Kong icon Leslie Cheung, commemorated annually by fans – and his long-time partner, Daffy Tong
Film-goers will enter cinemas to see Anita to remember one shining star of Hong Kong show business, and they’ll surely come out hailing another: debutante actress Louise Wong nails her role as pop diva Anita Mui.
Years in the works, Anita is the extravagant biopic Canto-pop singer Anita Mui her stature deserves. Model Louise Wong makes her screen debut in the title role.