BLACK AND WHITE: THE DAWN OF JUSTICE is the latest installment of the successful “BLACK AND WHITE 痞子英雄“ police-themed franchise which started off as a TV series in 2009 followed by the first movie BLACK AND WHITE: THE DAWN OF ASSAULT in 2012. Lead actor Mark Chao shot to fame when he won the “Best Leading Actor” at the 44th Golden Bell Awards for his role in the popular TV series.
With a production budget of TWD $60 million (approx. SGD $3 million), besides Mark Chao (from MONGA艋舺, LOVE爱and YOUNG DETECTIVE DEE: RISE OF THE SEA DRAGON狄仁杰之神都龙王), the movie also stars an ensemble of stellar cast including up and coming actor Lin Gengxin 林更新 (from TV series SCARLET HEART 步步惊心 and YOUNG DETECTIVE DEE: RISE OF THE SEA DRAGON 狄仁杰之神都龙王), well-known veteran actor Huang Bo黄渤 (JOURNEY TO THE WEST, etc) and Taiwanese actress Janie Chang张钧宁. Local actor Christopher Lee 李铭顺, who recently starred in popular Taiwan’s TV series A GOOD WIFE 亲爱的我爱上别人了, also played a cameo role in the movie.
BLACK AND WHITE: THE DAWN OF JUSTICE tells the story of how the duo Wu Ying Xiong (acted by Mark Chao) and Chen Zhen (acted by Lin Gengxin) overcome their differences to save the city where a series of sudden bomb explosions are happening. Facing the unprecedented crisis, the two men have to overcome conflicting personalities to reverse the situation.
BLACK AND WHITE: THE DAWN OF JUSTICE will be released in Singapore on 9th October with sneak previews from 3rd October onwards. Plaza Singapura is the Official Mall and MediaCorp Y.E.S. 93.3 is the Official Radio Station for BLACK AND WHITE: THE DAWN OF JUSTICE. The movie is co-distributed by Clover Films, Zingshot Productions and Golden Village Pictures in Singapore. Details for the events, including the Singapore press conference, will be announced later.