Petaling Jaya, 12 January – Oscar Honorary Award winner Jackie Chan is leading his troop of cast from Kung Fu Yoga to Kuala Lumpur this coming 21 January. Making their trip in a private jet across Asia with stops in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Mumbai and Abu Dhabi, the entourage comprising of Jackie Chan and his Bollywood co-stars Disha Patani and Amyra Dastur, Muqimiya who is best known as China’s most beautiful yoga instructor, and long-time director partner Stanley Tong will be here for a one-day promotional tour.
This is Jackie Chan’s first movie appearance in Malaysia after receiving his Oscar Honorary Award last November in Los Angeles. The famed action superstar will be here to promote his latest Chinese New Year action comedy Kung Fu Yoga with a series of promotional events including the press conference, mall appearances and gala premiere.
The cast of Kung Fu Yoga will first be attending a press conference held at The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur. They will then be at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur for the mall appearance at 6pm. It will be a very colorful and cheerful event, with a Bollywood-themed mall appearance and an entourage of Bollywood dancers dancing along during the cast’s grand entrance. The cast will then grace the Gala Premiere held at GSC Pavilion KL at 7pm. At 8pm, the cast will move on to the mall appearance at 1 Utama, with a Chinese New Year-themed entrance with lion dance and auspicious “lou sang” ceremony.
Jackie Chan’s Kung Fu Yoga is an action comedy blockbuster which reunites him with long-time director partner Stanley Tong who brought to us great hits such as Supercop and Rumble in the Bronx. The movie which evolve around treasure hunting, will leave audience in awe with its spectacular sites around the world including the ice caves of Iceland, the sandy desert of Abu Dhabi and the charmingly mysterious India. It also takes audiences on an exhilarating ride with superb action and fight sequences, car chase, and even hyenas attack and camel race.
Similar to CZ12, audience will once again experience Jackie Chan’s signature action comedy in Kung Fu Yoga, and make it the perfect movie for the festive season, for young and old alike, and across the races. Kung Fu Yoga opens in cinemas nationwide on 27 January, with sneak shows available a day before.
Kung Fu Yoga’s promo partners include Spritzer Tinge and AEON Credit, while its radio partners include Astro Radio’s Era FM, My FM, Hitz FM, Mix FM, Sinar FM, THR Raaga and Melody FM. The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur is the official hotel，and the official mall appearances will be at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur and 1 Utama. Also, audiences can catch The Making Of Kung Fu Yoga on Chinese New Year eve, 27 January on Astro Wah Lai Toi (310) HD and 311 at 6.30pm. For more information, log on to www.gscmovies.com.my and www.facebook.com/gscmovies.