The co-production of Chinese-American "Double Lives" held a press conference in Beijing on Wednesday, reports CFP.cn.The budget of the film is more than U.S. $ 100 million and the stars will be the actor Pierce Brosnan, Brit Morgan American actress and actor Billy Zane. The director has worked with Jet Li in The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor "in 2008, which was also co-producing a Chinese-American.The director attended the conference along with stars and Zane Morgan. Although Brosnan was absent, sent an email apologizing and promised to definitely take part in the filming in September.Cohen expressed his curiosity and toward China in the conference, and highly recognized the achievements of recent Chinese directors. His first impressions of China were among the films of Zhang Yimou, Chen Kaige, John Woo, which helped her learn about China and later inspired him to make movies here. In addition to "The Mummy 3," Chinese audiences are familiar with his previous projects like "The Fast and the Furious" and "XXX."
He also said that Chinese elements add to this movie, including the use of some Chinese actors and actresses. However, the production company has given no detalle.Billy Zane was in the 1997 film "Titanic", where Rose played as a boyfriend. He revealed that "Double Live" is a story about a treasure hunt, while police in China and America work together to find an international criminal. The actor said that the film had elements of comedy style similar to Jim Carrey.Se reported that the staff have made visits to several outdoor lots in Beijing, Hangzhou and Hengdian, preparation for shooting the película.Cohen also told reporters he is planning another movie called "Kung Fu", and has been in contact with Jet Li. Kung Fu star said he would be happy to participate in the film if invited.