Good news for fans of this good movie Media Asia has announced plans to make a sequel and prequel to the 2002 Hong Kong Blockbuster movie Infernal Affairs. The shooting will star this May and they also plan to shoot both movies simultaneously. The prequel will be out first, with an August 2003 release date planned for HK cinemas. Alan Mak is back as scriptwriter but its not yet clear whether Andrew Lau will be back behind the camera. In the prequel, Edison Chen and Shawn Yue will be the stars, reprising their respective roles, and Elva Hsiao will return. Andy Lau and Tony Leung will also briefly appear. The movie will tell about how the two grow up in their respective environment. The sequel will bring back the old cast of Andy Lau, Tony Leung, Anthony Wong, Eric Tsang and Carina Lau in front of the camera. Leon Lay will join the cast, meaning his first collaboration with Andy Lau since 1992, and a major female actor will join the cast, but her identity still remains a mystery.