Louis Koo to shave head for role of a lifetime in Monkey King sequel

13 February 2014 / 2 years 8 months ago

Louis Koo is set to join Donnie Yen, Aaron Kwok, Chow Yun Fat, Kelly Chen, Peter Ho and Joe Chen for the next installment of The Monkey King.

According to a report on Mtime, Louis is apparently confirmed for the role of Tang Sanzhang in the sequel to the massive Chinese New Year hit.

Following a huge release earning 121m RMB in China, Filmko has been quick to announce that a sequel is already on the way.

Filmko's chairman has confirmed the news, and claimed that Louis Koo was dining with him at the time of the call from the media.

Huang Xiaoming is rumoured to play the role of Pigsy (Zhu Bajie). Donnie Yuen and Chow Yun Fat are currently in negotiations for the sequel, despite Donnie's earlier statement that he will never play the role of the Monkey King again.

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