Chinese actress to star in screen adaptation of erotic novels

29 January 2013 / 3 years 9 months ago

Chinese actress Gong Yuefei (龚玥菲) stars as the the legendary ancient Chinese beauty Pan Jinlian in The Plum in the Golden Vase, which is to released in early 2013.The actress can be seen here in a photo shoot for the movie.The Plum in the Golden Vase (金瓶梅) is often considered to be the fifth classical literature of the Four Great Classical Novels.Also known as The Golden Lotus, its explicit depiction of sexuality has garnered the novel a level of notoriety in China akin to Fanny Hill and Lady Chatterley’s Lover in English literature.Photos: May Daily, Hug China

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