A Tencent survey said that androgynous performer Lu Han got 37 percent of the votes, making the singer of R&B songs the most popular celebrity among Chinese millennials.
The major deals by Chinese conglomerates with Hollywood entertainment assets may have fizzled out, but the number of Hollywood investors from other countries remains at a healthy rate of growth. In the first quarter of 2017, there were 256 deals, according to a new report.
China is set to host this year's BRICS film fest. The event will screen 30 films from the BRICS countries--namely, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.
The third episode of “Brillante Mendoza Presents” titled “Pagtatapos” (Graduation) is airing on TV5 on April 22, Saturday, at 9:30 p.m. Its power cast is led by award-winning actors Nonie Buencamino, Shamaine Buencamino and Raquel Villavicencio.
Since a lot of Hollywood producers now consider the Chinese film market when making movies, the situation is seen by actor Richard Gere as the reason why he had not made a big Hollywood blockbuster movie in 10 years.
The substantial boost that Hollywood producers earn from a China showing has been confirmed several times recently by box-office results. The latest to benefit from a China exhibition is “The Fate of the Furious” which even before its April 14 premiere had earned $18.1 million pre-sales earning in China.
The sudden shelving of the new Chinese drama “White Deer Plain” is puzzling TV viewers since a specially made footage of scenes carefully selected from the drama was shown to Tsinghua University students on Thursday, April 13. Adapted from the Chinese literature classic novel by Chen Zhongshi, the footage ran for 90 minutes.
To show to his fans that he is beginning to recover from his January accident in Thailand, Chinese actor Andy Lau posted a new photo on his official blog. The picture shows the 55-year-old actor now standing with the help of a walking stick.
The 2014 movie “Brotherhood of Blades” will have a sequel that would be shown in China in summer. But among the major cast of the martial arts movie genre, which is struggling, only Taiwanese actor Chang Chen would be part of the upcoming film.
“Journey to the West,” based on the classic tale “Monkey King,” remains a viable franchise for the Chinese market. Several versions have recently been made and were successful in the box office such as Stephen Chow’s version shown on Chinese New Year.
CMC Capital Partners has teamed up with CAA to unveil a new media and entertainment venture. CAA China aims to expand CAA's operations in terms of talent representation, TV and digital content production, and film financing.
It would not just be children in China who would be able to watch the upcoming 3D cartoon series of Chinese actor Jackie Chan. Titled “J-Team: All New Jackie Chan Adventures,” the 104-episode series would air across 200 TV channels in China.
There were only two celebrities whom Hong Kong actor-singer Aaron Kwok invited to attend his wedding on Tuesday night to girlfriend Moka Fang. Besides his family, spotted at the wedding were Julian Cheung and Chingmy Yau and her husband Sham Kar Wai.
“Black-ish” Season 3 continues to be on a hiatus. The ABC sit-come resumes its run with episode 21 and 22 airing back-to-back on April 26. Here are a few spoilers for the next two chapters of the series.
“Arrow” Season 5 continues to be on a break. The CW series resumes its run on April 26 with episode 19. The hunt for Chase intensifies in “Dangerous Liaisons.” Here are a few spoilers revealing what to expect from the highly anticipated episode.
In Hangzhou, East China, a bookshop named Zhongshuge is attracting attention by incorporating the idea of an amusement park. Books are held by shelves designed as roller coasters, hot air balloons and a merry-go-round, among others. It's an instant hit among children and their parents.