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Deng Chao  plays a ruthless developer in Stephen Chow's latest comedy 'The Mermaid,' which has become China's biggest film ever.
Stephen Chow to Make Sequel of ‘The Mermaid’

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.”

'In Dubious Battle' actor Zach Braff visits the 'Destiny' booth during E3 2015 at Los Angeles Convention Center on June 17, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.
‘Destiny 2’ release date: Leaked poster hints video game will be out on Sept. 8

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.

2014 Asian Games - Opening Ceremony
Organizers of Yin Yue Tai V-Chart Award Pick Macau as Venue of Event to Go Around Ban on Koreans Due to THAAD

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.

Supermodels Tyra Banks and Ashley Graham attend Cosmopolitan Fun Fearless Money 2016 on September 24, 2016 at Cedar Lake in New York City.
‘Barbie’ movie: Ashley Graham replaces Amy Schumer?

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.

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt attend Audi at the opening night gala premiere of 'By the Sea' during AFI FEST 2015 presented by Audi at TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood, California
Angelina Jolie’s ex Brad Pitt lost weight: Source

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.

The Chinese animation industry is described by insiders as fast-moving.
To Adapt to Chinese Animation Industry, Oriental DreamWorks Could Face Reshuffling and Downsizing

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, Maddox Jolie-Pitt, Pax Jolie-Pitt and Angelina Jolie attend the World Premiere of 'World War Z' at The Empire Cinema on June 2, 2013 in London, England.
Is Brad Pitt still single? Angelina Jolie’s ex seems much happier: Source

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.

Lovi Poe, Nora Aunor, director Brillante Mendoza and Mercedes Cabral attend the 'Thy Womb' Premiere during The 69th Venice Film Festival at the Palazzo del Cinema on September 6, 2012 in Venice, Italy.
Brillante Mendoza, Mercedes Cabral’s ‘Everlasting’ reunion features Baguio City’s Panagbenga

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.

Song Hye Kyo with Babies
Song Hye Kyo Resumes Posting on Instagram of Photos with Babies

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.

Premiere Of Universal Pictures' 'The Great Wall' - Arrivals
Soured Investment Deals Question Future of China-Hollywood Relationship

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 stars in the acclaimed social justice drama,
11th Asian Film Awards: Fan Bingbing Named Best Actress for Role in 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'

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.

'Beauty And The Beast' New York Screening
Is Big Number of LGBTQ Community in China Reason Why Censor Allowed Gay Character in “Beauty and the Beast?”

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.

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Jolin Tsai Closes Door to Reconciliation with Vivian Dawson

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.

Stan Lee poses for a photo with actor Chris Evans at the premiere of
Chris Evans might retire as Captain America after ‘Avengers 4’

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.

Shanghai Disney Resort Groundbreaking Ceremony - April 8, 2011
Big-Budget Hollywood Movies Get Chinese Actors for Higher Box-Office Results, New Book Says

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.

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