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Action Star Donnie Yen Launches Sunglasses Line

HONG KONG–Martial arts master Donnie Yen unveiled his newly-minted eyewear collection to over 600 entertainment bigwigs and friends at Tsim Tsa Tsui’s Victoria Dockside Thursday night.
Known best for his work in the Ip Man films depicting Bruce Lee’s master and the Star Wars franchise, Yen collaborated with Livia Stoianova and Yassen Samouilov of On Aura Tout Vu, the Parisian designers who have launched eyewear for the likes of Madonna, Katy Perry and Beyonce.
“I’ve had a number of brands who have wanted to collaborate with me but they were never things that I wanted to do,” Yen said at the launch, which drew a deluge of support across Hong Kong’s entertainment industry. Singer Hacken Li, actresses Sandra Ng and Niki Chow, and model Qiqi were among other notables lining up in front of the press pit in droves.
“Sunglasses I’m excited about because they’re essential accessories – everybody wears them. And they’re iconic. From James Dean to Elvis, Bruce Lee and even in some of my films, I wear a lot of them,” Yen said.
Stoianova described the year long process working together with Yen as simple. “Working with [stars] is easy because they have incredibly big personalities…he knows what he wants to

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