Jet Li Sails To An “Ocean Paradise”

Jet Li returns to Chinese filmmaking with the drama “Ocean Paradise” for Edko Films says the trades.

Li and Taiwanese actress Kwai Lun-mei (“All About Women”) star in the film but story details are being kept under wraps.

The film marks Li’s first Chinese-language project since 2007’s Peter Chan-directed epic “The Warlords.”

Chinese screenwriter Xue Xiao-lu (“Together With You”) makes his directorial debut on the film while Bill Kong will produce. Filming will shortly commence in China.