Sean Lau and Louis Koo Film Fire Disaster Movie, “Inferno 3D”

After winning Best Actor at the 49th Golden Horse Awards for his role in Johnnie To’s (杜琪峯) Life Without Principle  <奪命金>, Sean Lau (劉青雲) is now back in Guangzhou, China to film for the Pang brothers’ 3D fire disaster film, Inferno 3D <逃出生天3D>. The film, which is slated for a late December 2013 release, also costars Louis Koo (古天樂), Angelica Lee(李心潔), and Eddie Cheung (張兆輝).

Inferno 3D tells the story of two firefighter brothers, portrayed by Sean and Louis, who are challenged by the fire disasters erupting in the city of Guangzhou. After the filming of Inferno 3D is completed, the onscreen brothers will team up again for Alan Mak (麥兆輝) and Felix Chong’s (莊文強) Overheard 3 <竊聽風雲3>.

Universe Films invested over $150 million HKD on the budget of Inferno 3D. After a brief hiatus, production resumed filming in Guangzhou on November 25, in which over fifteen fire and ambulance trucks were mobilized for the filming.

A crew member revealed that the Guangzhou government closed down five major downtown streets in the Zhujiang New Town area for the next five days to aid the film production, and sent over 200 police officers to guard the film facilities. Real-life Guangzhou firefighters were also asked to help out in the filming production.

“Film King” Sean arrived to the film set with high spirits. When he entered the facilities, he was immediately greeted with champagne, a large cake, and a large bouquet of flowers by the film crew. Universe Films representative, Lam Siu Keung, expressed that Sean will receive a significant pay raise for the film, “We still have another movie lined up for Sean. [His salary] is very negotiable. Let’s have a pleasant cooperation!”

Natalie Tong Kisses Louis Koo

Former TVB actor Joe Ma (馬德鐘), and TVB starlet, Natalie Tong (唐詩詠), will also be starring in the film. Joe will portray Sean and Louis’ colleague, while Natalie will portray Louis’ girlfriend. Inferno 3D is Natalie’s first major action film.

Louis and Natalie filmed a proposal scene on Monday night, in which Louis proposed to Natalie in the midst of a disastrous field. After accepting her ring, Natalie immediately kissed Louis passionately on the lips. Natalie had no qualms in performing the intimate act in front of her respected senior actor, and the scene was completed swiftly without any outtakes.

Source: Next Magazine #1186 via

This article is written by Addy for

Note: This article is written for DO NOT re-post this article on any other websites. No part of this article may be copied, reproduced, rearranged, redistributed, modified by any means or in any form whatsoever without prior written permission.  You may use the content online and for your non-commercial, personal use only. Copying these materials for anything other than your personal use is a violation of copyright laws.

Should you wish to share this article, we recommend that you: (i) link directly to the article at on your website; or (ii) share this article link via social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.

Related Articles


  1. Firefighter? Hasn’t Sean been in a number of firefighting movies?

    Anyway not sure about 3D but I do remember watching I believe same movie starring Sean and feeling rather scared of the fire scenes. Realistic stuff. But 3D? As in the fire jumping out of the screen? Why not make it 4D like what Universal Studio did in one of those rides? Actual fire?

    1. Angelica Lee? Haven’t seen her for some time since her marriage.

      1. Funn,
        Since the Pang brothers are responsible for Inferno 3D, of course Angelica wanted to help her husband out.

    2. They might not want to burn down the house xD with 4D, too much risk lol? You can argue that there is no need for real fire, you can just blow hot air instead of aircon, actually, that would save a lot on the electricity bill, but the audience might not like it xD

  2. I have a question.
    Why Louis Koo never get nominated? Anyone knows? His acting is not bad and he is the lead actor of many movie but I never came across that he gets nominated

    1. Louis Koo has been nominated for Golden Horse and HKFA a few times before. He just has not yet won.

      1. I suppose not yet rotated to him yet. In the likes of many other better actors, Louis has to wait a bit longer but I am sure he will get his soon enough. Like Aaron Kwok.

    2. I think he does very well, but he lacks fortune. I hope he will get award sooner, he totally deserves.
      I love him 😡

  3. 古天乐永远演技之神!永远影帝之王!永远亚洲天皇巨星!永远亚洲第一酷,帅,型,真男人!!永远慈善超人!永远善行者!!(默默扶贫近4年,捐款近4000万人民币!)永远支持古爷万岁!!!!钟蛤蟆这死GAY艾滋病和谢狗绿帽矮子有什么资格和古爷相提并论????谢绿帽驴和钟蛤蟆沟这垃圾畜生在古爷面前可是太嫩了!!!气场也弱爆了!!!你和钟汉良谢霆锋这俩娘炮恶心的绿帽狗杂碎立马死全家下地狱吧!!!你这伪古迷狗鸡女贱婢垃圾一定断子绝孙,不得善终!!!你去死吧!!!WCNMLGB!!!老子电话:15909592393 !不服有种呼老子!!!!!!

  4. 古天乐永远演技之神!永远影帝之王!永远亚洲天皇巨星!永远亚洲第一酷,帅,型,真男人!!永远慈善超人!永远善行者!!(默默扶贫近4年,捐款近4000万人民币!)永远支持古爷万岁!!!!钟蛤蟆这死GAY艾滋病和谢狗绿帽矮子有什么资格和古爷相提并论????谢绿帽驴和钟蛤蟆沟这垃圾畜生在古爷面前可是太嫩了!!!气场也弱爆了!!!你和钟汉良谢霆锋这俩娘炮恶心的绿帽狗杂碎立马死全家下地狱吧!!!你这伪古迷狗鸡女贱婢垃圾一定断子绝孙,不得善终!!!

  5. 古天乐永远演技之神!永远影帝之王!永远亚洲天皇巨星!永远亚洲第一酷,帅,型,真男人!!永远慈善超人!永远善行者!!(默默扶贫近4年,捐款近4000万人民币!)永远支持古爷万岁!!!

  6. 古天乐永远演技之神!永远影帝之王!永远亚洲天皇巨星!永远亚洲第一酷,帅,型,真男人!!

  7. 古天乐永远演技之神!永远影帝之王!永远亚洲天皇巨星!永远亚洲第一酷,帅,型,真男人!!永远慈善超人!永远善行者!!(默默扶贫近4年,捐款近4000万人民币!)永远支持古爷万岁!!!!钟蛤蟆这死GAY艾滋病和谢狗绿帽矮子有什么资格和古爷相提并论????谢绿帽驴和钟蛤蟆沟这垃圾畜生在古爷面前可是太嫩了!!!气场也弱爆了!!

Comments are closed.