The "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" actress filed multiple lawsuits against outlets that have implicated her in a high-profile political sex scandal, Bloomberg News reports. Zhang, 33, was accused in May of receiving millions of dollars in exchange for sexual favors, most notably with ousted Politiburo member Bo Xilai. According to Bloomberg News, the actress suffered "immense grievance and distress" following the libelous reports, and is now seeking an undisclosed amount in damages from Apple Daily Ltd.
According to Asian Bite, the publicist team had issued a long statement on 29 May regarding the report published in Hong Kong's Apple Daily News, that linked Zhang with a former Chinese top official, Bo Xilai, to have paid sex on at least ten occasions. Calling the report 'outrageous' that 'sent stone-cold chills' their spines and left them 'with a deep feeling of deep sadness', the publicist team defended the actress, who they felt did not deserve to 'suffer this kind of slander and defamation' and thanked her fans for their undying support since the breakout of the scandal. The more you argue, the more you will stir up.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon star Zhang Ziyi has sued two media outlets in China over claims that she was paid for sex. She claims in the lawsuit to have "been subjected to public odium, hatred, contempt or ridicule" since the articles were published in May. According to Bloomberg NewsZhang is seeking unspecified damages and an injunction against Apple Daily and Next Media to prevent the stories being republished.
Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi announced Tuesday that she has won a month defamation lawsuit against U. Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi [File photo]. Hong Kong's Apple Daily, as well as the U. Zhang was outraged, and fought the allegation furiously, by denouncing the reports and filing lawsuits against Apple Daily, Boxun and the reporter Weican Null Meng.
Zhang Ziyi, the gorgeous "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" star, is none too pleased with the international press right now. And, hey, we can't blame her. Last month, a story popped up on the US-based Chinese-language site Boxun.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon actress Zhang Ziyi, who is the center of a prostitution scandal involving high-profile Chinese men including Bo Xilai for millions of dollars, denied the allegations smeared in Chinese media, adding she will sue for the false claims. The scandal began when the Apple Daily ran a story Tuesday about year-old Ziyi exchanging sex for money. The Apple Daily reportedly received word of the story from a U.
Wikimedia Commons "Memoirs of a Geisha" actress Zhang Ziyi isn't happy at all over a story claiming the star was paid millions to participate in a sexual relationship with Chinese politician Bo Xilai. During an appearance at the 12 Chinese Film Media Awards, the actress said the entire allegation is nothing more than fabrication. Both within the article and between the lines, there were contemptuous lies
Zhang Ziyi is demanding an apology from a Hong Kong newspaper and other outlets that reported she was paid millions of dollars to carry on a sexual relationship with scandal-smeared Chinese politician Bo Xilai and is now the target of a government investigation. Legal repercussions are ensuing and these scandalous reports will not be tolerated in any way. A letter from Zhang's lawyer to the Apple Daily demanding an apology and full retraction was posted on the actress' blog on the Chinese social media site Sina Weibo, through which she also called the allegations against her "completely ridiculous.