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Local talent: Russell Wong leads a multinational ensemble cast in 'Grace' that includes local actor Lim Kay Tong . (Above) Lee Thean-Jeen recently wrapped up his first-ever horror feature, 'Bring Back The Dead', starring Jessica Liu.

Creepy, growing success

Filmmakers here are putting their stamp on Asian horror as the genre gets increasing recognition in Hollywood, reports DYLAN TAN
05/09/2014 - 06:00

IT'S not just sex that sells; horror seems to be doing just as well. Whether it's locally made, from the region or Hollywood, in cinemas or on TV, local audiences love a good scare with flicks like Gilbert Chan's 23:59 (2011) performing strongly at the box office; Japan's The Ring and Ju-On

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