Escape from Paradise – Now the Movie!

The movie version of Escape from Paradise, which is based on the best-selling book of the same name
by John and May Chu Harding is now in production.

The production company is Thunderball Films and the producer is Mario Domina.

Further information is available on IMDB.

Bai Ling, who starred opposite Richard Gere in Red Corner, has accepted the part of the lead role and will
play May in the film.

Bai Ling was born in Chengdu, China and became a nurse in the Peoples Liberation Army. After her service
with the army, Bai Ling joined People’s Art Theater of Chengdu, and later won first movie role in On The Beach (1985).
She attended New York University’s film department as a visiting scholar and became a U.S. citizen in 1999.
For Red Corner, in which she starred with Richard Gere. She won the National Board of Review Awards (NBR) Award
for Breakthrough Female Performance. Other NBR winners include Meryl Streep, Bradley Cooper, George Clooney and
Emma Thompson . Ling also won the San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress.

Escape from Paradise is a contemporary and true woman’s story that involves Singapore’s famous Tiger Balm family,
and a wealthy and mysterious family from Brunei.