25 Aug – TVB producer Yip Chun Fai has recently dismissed speculations that Lau Kong will not return to the sequel of the hit 2019 series, "Barrack O'Karma".
As reported on Mingpao, the producer who addressed the lack of Lau's name in the initial list of cast members, stated that the series is still in its pre-production stage, and that they are set to discuss the situation with Lau and several other actors.
"Since Mr. Lau is no longer under TVB, we need to first settle some details. I'm sure that it will not a big problem," he said.
On the other and, scriptwriter Ruby Law stated that both she and Yip would love for the veteran actor to return for the sequel, but that the health of a veteran actor like Lau would need to be considered.
"The scenes need to be adjusted because of the pandemic. Everything depends on the situation right now," she added.
It was previously reported that Selena Li, who has also left TVB, will return for the sequel alongside lead actor Joel Chan. Other new cast members include Christine Ng, Hubert Wu, and Kaman Kong.
(Photo Source: Mingpao)