The 2016 blockbuster movie by Stephen Chow that broke box-office records in China, “The Mermaid,” would have a sequel. A list released on Wednesday by the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television showed an entry for “The Mermaid 2.”
Developed by Bungie and published by Activision, “Destiny” was released on Sept. 9, 2014 for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles. The sequel of the multiplayer first-person shooter video game will be released on Sept. 8, according to a leaked poster.
Chinese organizers of the Yin Yue V-Chart Award would hold the event on April 8 in Macau, not in mainland China. The reason behind their choice is to give Korean nominees an opportunity to attend the event.
It has been confirmed that Amy Schumer is no longer playing the title role of the upcoming live-action “Barbie” movie, which is produced by Sony Pictures. Because of a scheduling conflict, the comedienne had to give up the project.
It appears that Brad Pitt is handling his breakup with Angelina Jolie well. The former reportedly has been working out almost every day and lost weight.
Oriental DreamWorks is reportedly on the brink of reshuffling and downsizing. This move comes as the China-Hollywood joint venture finds it hard to farewell in the fast-moving Chinese animation industry.
Brad Pitt, 53, has found new love but not a new girlfriend. He recently listed sculpture as his new hobby months after his breakup with Angelina Jolie.
Cannes Film Festival regulars Brillante Mendoza and Mercedes Cabral have recently reunited. The latter will star in “Brillante Mendoza Presents: Everlasting,” the second episode of Mendoza’s series of films made for TV.
It took “Descendants of the Sun” actress Song Hye Kyo two months to resume posting on Instagram photos with babies. Her last post was in mid-January.
The year 2016 was definitely the peak of China and Hollywood relationship. However, in a matter of 12 months, the relationship soured as Chinese regulations resulted in two major deals not pushing through.
Fan Bingbing took home the Best Actress trophy in the recently held 11th Asian Film Awards. She played the lead role in "I Am Not Madame Bovary," which bagged the Best Film award.
Disney prevailed in both China and Malaysia in showing the film “Beauty and the Beast” without cuts, particularly the gay moment scene of Le Fou. However, the premiere of the movie in Malaysia was delayed by two weeks to March 30 from March 16.
A number of prominent Chinese couples have divorced or separated in the past, including actors Wang Baoqiang and Ma Rong, and online gaming company owner Zhou Yahui and Li Qiong.
Actor Chris Evans has given justice to the role of Captain America/Steve Rogers ever since he took on the mantle in "Captain America: The First Avenger." Although the road appears to be never-ending for the characters given the massive scope of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it appears Evans is already thinking about retirement.
Major Hollywood studios get Chinese actors for their films to help boost the movie’s box office results, not so much for their acting chops. Money is the main reason behind Hollywood’s hiring of Chinese stars, a new book, “Hollywood Made in China” by Aynne Kokas, stated.
Ancient Taiyuan County, which dates back to Ming Dynasty (A.D. 1368-1644), begins to take shape with efforts to restore relics to what they were like around 600 years ago.