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Acting Career: Films

Children of Huang Shi (2007)

* Synopsis & Cast * David's Role * Gallery * Links * Press * Video *


Synopsis and Cast:

Based on the true story of George Hogg, a journalist who gets more than he bargains for when he's asked to care for a group of orphans in WWII China.

Cast List:

Jonathan Rhys Meyers - George Hogg
Radha Mitchell - Lee Pearson
Yun-Fat Chow - Chen Hansheng
Michelle Yeoh - Mrs. Wang
Guang Li - Shi-Kai
Lin Ji - Horse Rider
Matt Walker - Andy Fisher
Anastasia Kolpakova - Duschka
Ping Su - Eddie Wei
Imai Hideaki - Japanese Officer
Sciichiro Hashimoto - Urbane Japanese Officer
Shinichi Takashima - Hostile Kempetai Officer
Xing Mang - Young Communist
Ruixiang Zhu - Japanese Officer II
Yuelong Fang - Rou Ding
Shimin Sun - Yu Lin
Xucheng Shi - Kao Tung
Naihan Yang - Ching
Weijuan Wu - Young Mother
Zhi Zang - Lao Si
Liu Hui - Fallen Soldier
Shunzen Zhao - Colonel Ma
Qing Xuan Alan Li - Wei Ping
Shu Li - Magistrate
Shane Briant - Roger Appsley
Shuyuan Jin - Lo San
Zhibo Wang - Children
David Wenham - Barnes
Shi Yuan - Jin Losin
Kehan Zhai - Children
Hong Bin Zhang - SSS Officer


David's Role:

David played an Australian reporter named Barnes. He and George are desperate to get to the front line, and will do anything to get there.


Video:

Behind the Scenes Clip 1
Behind the Scenes Clip 2
Trailer 2


Press:

Matt stars in Colder, but his career's looking hotter -
MXS, May 6, 2008
:
"Walker has now wrapped up filming on Children of Huang Shi in China with Jonathan Rhys Meyers (Bend It Like Beckham) and David Wenham. 'It will come out in about a month.... David Wenham took me under his wing a bit, which was nice,' said Walker."


Links:

Official Site (China)
Sony Classics site
cliffordcoonan.com: Watching the Children of Huang Shi
JRMfansite Gallery - The Children of Huang Shi (2007)
Michelle Yeoh Web Theatre: The Children of Huang Shi


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