John Woos Red Cliff with Takeshi Kaneshiro is nominated in several categories:
赤壁 (Red Cliff) - by Terence Chang & John Woo is nominated as the Best Film
吳宇森 (John Woo) – the Best Director
梁朝偉 (Tony Leung Chiu Wai) – the Best Actor
張豐毅 (Zhang Feng Yi) – the Best Supporting Actor
趙薇 (Zhao Wei) – Best Supporting Actress
林志玲 (Lin Chi Ling) – Best New Performer
心戰 - 岩代太郎 - 李焯雄 - 阿蘭 alan - Best Original Film Song Learn more...
Original name: Sweet Rain: 死神の精度 (Shinigami No Seido)
2008, Japan Genre: drama, sci-fi, comedy Runtime: 01:53:16 Director: Masaya Kakei (筧昌也) Original story by: Kotaro Isaka - Sweet Rain - Accuracy of Death (伊坂幸太郎 - 『死神の精度』（文藝春秋刊）) You can read the rest of the interview here!
Besides his acting career Takeshi Kaneshiro (金城武) is involved into purchasing real estate. According to the Taiwan media resources he has recently bought a whole 20th floor of the luxury 23-story "sky villa" in a Taipei's Tienmu district. The value of the estate is 2 million yuan.
According to the article in news.wuxi.soufun, Takeshi Kaneshiro has bought such estate:
In 2003 – the top floor of the United States and the Cathay Pacific Dutch court (Taipei, Daan Road)
In 2006 – the 20th floor of the river Housing Day Villa (Taipei Tienmu West of the Huangsi River)
And another Takeshi Kaneshiro related news: PRADA has found heir to Takeshi Kaneshiro for the advertisements of 2010. Geng Le (耿乐) will represent the label in 2010.
Another small but very nice news for Russian fans of Takeshi Kaneshiro (thanks to Miyamoto_666): Yesterday – January 31, 2010, one of the Russian TV channels aired K-20: Thief with 20 faces. Read in details...