1ST 'TURANDOT' PHOTOS FROM
PUCCINI'S EPIC ADAPTATION
Earlier this year, your trusted spy was the first one to inform you that China was turning Giacomo Puccini's TURANDOT opera into a film starring
Guan Xiaotong and Dylan Sprouse and now we have the first photos! The movie, which finished shooting under the helm of Xiaolong Zheng, will also star French stars Sophie Marceau and Vincent Perez alongside Asian stars Hu Jun, Collin Chou and Lin Siyi!
|Dylan Sprouse plays the lead male role
TURANDOT a fantasy romance, follows Princess Turandot (Guan Xiaotong), who is cursed by a mysterious power emanating from three Mazovian bracelets that were given to her as birthday gifts. The life draining effects of the bracelets cause the princess to become cruel, and gradually she loses her humanity. Foreign
come to court her must solve three riddles, one for each bracelet, and
only then will she be freed from the power of the bracelets. In the
event any of the questions is answered incorrectly, the attempted solver
put to death. One day, Calaf (Dylan Sprouse), an ordinary
citizen, risks his life to answer the riddles to save her and
inadvertently uncovers his own extraordinary past.
|The movie was shot in English and Mandarin
|The film does not yet have a release date!
GAL GADOT JOINS
BRANAGH'S 'DEATH ON THE NILE'
|Gal Gadot will play a rich heiress on the cruise