Filmart: Zhang Hanyu, Masaharu Fukuyama Join Cast of John Woo's 'Manhunt'

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The Chinese and Japanese actors will take the leads in the thriller.

Chinese actor Zhang Hanyu (The Taking of Tiger Mountain) and Japanese star Masaharu Fukuyama (Galileo) have joined the cast of director John Woo's Manhunt.

Adapted from the Japanese novel Hot Pursuit, which was made into the 1976 film Kimi yo fundo no kawa wo watare, starring Ken Takakura, the script was written by Chan Hing Kai and Gordon Chan.

Zhang will soon appear in Zhang Yimou's The Great Wall, opposite Matt Damon and Andy Lau. Fukuyama, a singer and actor, is best known for his portrayal of an associate professor on the popular Japanese television detective series Galileo.