Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng tell S'pore fans they 'can't guarantee a hit'

27 June 2013 / 3 years 3 months ago

Golden couple Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng have reunited on screen in Blind Detective, but the Hong Kong superstars say they 'can't guarantee a hit'.They were in Singapore to promote their new movie, and spoke to the media at a press conference in Equarius Hotel, Resorts World Sentosa.Andy Lau said they had been waiting for a script that had something special after Yesterday Once More, when Blind Detective came along."It had elements of our previous movies, but the presentation is different," said Lau, speaking of how director Johnnie To meshes romantic comedy with investigative drama.Meanwhile Sammi Cheng said that she had utmost confidence in Johnnie and Andy, whom she gives top priority to when it comes to picking projects to work on.The only difference about working with Sammi Cheng? They were once amicable colleagues, but now they are like family, said Lau.However, will this project skyrocket to the top of the movie charts?The duo said "there is no such thing as a (box office) guarantee," as everyone has their own interpretation and they can only concentrate on doing their best."I think it's good that people are looking forward to our movie," said Cheng.The movie opens July 4, 2013, in cinemas here.Watch their press conference on RazorTV:Golden couple Andy and Sammi reunite, (Blind Detective Pt 1)No such thing as a "sure-win formula" (Blind Detective Pt 2)

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