Another card played in movie trilogyCentral Station | 30 Jan 2018
Bona Entertainment is being sued by Artistic Talent Productions - actor Chow Yun-fat is a director of that outfit - over what is said to be an outstanding payment for the From Vegas to Macau trilogy.
The series, directed by Wong Jing, grossed HK$3.46 billion internationally. Chow played the role of a legendary gambler turned consultant alongside A-listers Andy Lau Tak-wah, Nick Cheung Ka-fai, Nicholas Tse Ting-fung and Jacky Cheung Hok-yau.
Artistic Talent Productions was listed with Misto Trading in the writ that was filed in the High Court against Bona Entertainment.
The two plaintiffs refer to contracts they signed with Bona Entertainment in July 2013, July 2014 and July 2015 over the films From Vegas to Macau I, From Vegas to Macau II and From Vegas to Macau III.
They demand that the defendant to provide an outstanding payment and interest, though the sum was not revealed. The two also claim damages for breach of contract.