Li Bingbing makes big move in “Resident Evil 5″
Chinese name: 李冰冰
Birth Date: February 27, 1973
Chinese actress and singer
Years active: 1994–present
Official Website: www.libingbing.net
Resident Evil: Retribution is an upcoming 2012 movie, which is written and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson.It is the fifth installment in the Resident Evil film series and the third to be directed by Anderson. The films are based on the Capcom survival horror series Resident Evil.
The film has many returning actors and characters, along with new characters from the video game not featured in the previous films. Filming took place from October to December 2011 for a scheduled release date of September 14, 2012.
Alice (Milla Jovovich) is captured by Umbrella Corporation once again, and awakens in the heart of their operation facility; as she moves further in the complex, more of her past is unveiled and she continues to hunt for those responsible for the outbreak. Her quest takes her and her new found allies from Tokyo to New York, Washington, D.C. and Moscow. After a “mind-blowing” revelation, she is forced to rethink everything, finally finding out the truth about herself, and the Umbrella Corporation
Li Bingbing as already made some big movies, starring in films such as Dragon Squad (2006), The Forbidden Kingdom (2008), Detective Dee (2910) and 1911 (2011). I thought she did a great job in Forbidden Kingdom and look forward to seeing any future movies with her involved.
Li Bingbing as Ada Wong
A survivor who is taken captive by Jill as she hunts down Alice. Despite their romance in the video game, Li says that Ada and Leon Kennedy’s relationship will be “subtle” in the film. Li got the role only a few days after her first audition, and prepared for the role by watching Resident Evil: Degeneration. During filming, she wore a $7,500 wig.
Released in North American theaters on September 14 in 2D, 3D and IMAX/3D.