Lau Ching Wan made a tongue-in-cheek comment that he was misled by his directors to believe that there were only going to be fake flames during a stunt.
According to a HKTopTen report, he had made the comment at a press conference for INFERNO 3D together with directors the Pang brothers yesterday afternoon in Beijing.
Angelica Lee Sinjie also revealed the various heart pounding scenes in this disaster film.
Lau Ching Wan said, "they lied to me and said that with special effects, the fire wouldn'd be real.
"I only found out I was fooled after arriving!"