Producers of the television remake of A Dream of Red
Mansions have finally selected two actresses, Yao Di and Bai
Bing, to star in the series, director Li Shaohong announced Monday
Yao Di will star as heroine
Lin Daiyu in the TV series A Dream of Red Mansions.
Web site sina.com.cn reported that Li Shaohong announced the
decision at the Beijing Television Spring Festival gala. Yao Di and
Bai Bing will star as the two heroines, Lin Daiyu and Xue Baochai,
In light of the actresses' true ages, younger girls will star as
the heroines in their earlier years, the director said.
Bai Bing will star as
heroine Xue Baochai in the TV series A Dream of Red
(CRI January 30, 2008)