Dennie Gordon (“New York Minute,” “Joe Dirt”) is set to direct the Chinese-language rom-com “My Lucky Star” at Bona Entertainment says Variety.
A prequel to 2009’s “Sophie’s Revenge”, Zhang Ziyi will reprise her role as Sophie with the story set in Beijing, Singapore, Hong Kong and Macau. Singer Wang Leehom also stars.
Ling Lucas, Beaver Kwei, Second Chan and William Cheng are producing with shooting currently underway. Gordon is said to be the first American woman to direct a feature for the domestic market in China.