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Chinese Film Industry Beats Hollywood in Ticket Sales
Showbiz2015-03-12 20:01May 26 2017 21:08:08

Chinese Film Industry Beats Hollywood in Ticket Sales

Busy movie theaters have never seen so many ticket sales, but insiders are saying it is too early to celebrate.

Annie Yi's Directorial Debut
Showbiz2015-03-12 10:30May 26 2017 21:08:08

Annie Yi's Directorial Debut "the Queens" to Release on April 16

It's been announced Taiwan actress Annie Yi's directorial debut, "the Queens," is slated for release on April 16th.

Alec Su's Directorial Debut
Showbiz2015-03-11 10:09May 26 2017 21:08:08

Alec Su's Directorial Debut " The Left Ear" Premieres in Beijing

Taiwan singer and actor Alec Su's directorial debut "The Left Ear" has premiered in Beijing.

Actor Wang Xuebing Detained for Suspected Drug Use
Showbiz2015-03-10 18:59May 26 2017 21:08:08

Actor Wang Xuebing Detained for Suspected Drug Use

Chinese actor Wang Xuebing has allegedly been detained by police in Beijing for drug use.

'The Simpsons' Co-creator Sam Simon Dies at Age 59
Showbiz2015-03-10 10:26May 26 2017 21:08:08

'The Simpsons' Co-creator Sam Simon Dies at Age 59

Sam Simon, a co-creator "The Simpsons" has died after losing his battle with colon cancer.

Emma Watson's Impassioned Speech on International Women's Day
Showbiz2015-03-09 20:11May 26 2017 21:08:08

Emma Watson's Impassioned Speech on International Women's Day

British actress Emma Watson says in a video that she is going to conduct a live Q&A in London.

Showbiz2015-03-09 12:03May 26 2017 21:08:08

"China Dream-365 Stories" Broadcast on Overseas Mainstream Media Propeller TV UK

100 English language version episodes of "China Dream-365 Stories" are being broadcast on Propeller TV UK.

Katy Perry's 'Teenage Dream' Spends 200th Week on Billboard 200 Chart
Showbiz2015-03-09 10:44May 26 2017 21:08:08

Katy Perry's 'Teenage Dream' Spends 200th Week on Billboard 200 Chart

Katy Perry's hit album 'Teenage Dream' has hit a milestone with its 200th week on the Billboard Top 200 chart.

Japanese-Brazilian Bossa Nova Singer Performs in Java Jazz Festival
Showbiz2015-03-08 17:46May 26 2017 21:08:08

Japanese-Brazilian Bossa Nova Singer Performs in Java Jazz Festival

Japanese-Brazilian bossa nova singer Lisa Ono performs during the Java Jazz Festival 2015 at Jakarta International Expo Kemayoran in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 7, 2015.

Mother Demands Explanations from Film
Showbiz2015-03-07 19:21May 26 2017 21:08:08

Mother Demands Explanations from Film "Dearest" for Misrepresented Stories

The real life mother, whose child-trafficking saga inspired the hit Chinese film "Dearest" has accused the film's producers of infringing on her legal rights, Modern Express reports.

Delay in House of Cards Release Ignites Piracy Surge
Showbiz2015-03-07 11:11May 26 2017 21:08:08

Delay in House of Cards Release Ignites Piracy Surge

Thousands of Chinese viewers illegally downloaded the new season of "House of Cards" after streaming site Sohu failed to release the American political drama when Netflix rolled out all 13 episodes in late February.

Actor gets people talking by mimicking global accents
Showbiz2015-03-06 20:41May 26 2017 21:08:08

Actor gets people talking by mimicking global accents

A Beijing-based Web sensation releases an online short film in which he mimics accents of people from different parts of the world.

Jackman and Weaver Premiere
Showbiz2015-03-06 11:47May 26 2017 21:08:08

Jackman and Weaver Premiere "Chappie" in New York

The stars of the new film "Chappie" have turned out in New York for the premiere of the new sci-fi action film.

Dan Stevens to Play 'Beast' in 'Beauty and the Beast'
Showbiz2015-03-05 20:32May 26 2017 21:08:08

Dan Stevens to Play 'Beast' in 'Beauty and the Beast'

Dan Stevens from Downton Abbey, is in negotiations to play the Beast in a movie adaptation of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast."

CCTV's Lantern Festival Gala to be held Tonight
Showbiz2015-03-05 10:09May 26 2017 21:08:08

CCTV's Lantern Festival Gala to be held Tonight

China Central Television is set to hold its annual Lantern Festival Gala tonight.

Pop star JJ Lin encourages Singapore students to hone bilingual-bicultural competencies
Showbiz2015-03-04 19:32May 26 2017 21:08:08

Pop star JJ Lin encourages Singapore students to hone bilingual-bicultural competencies

Addressing some 1,000 Singaporean teenage students at the China-Quotient Student Forum 2015 on Wednesday afternoon, Singaporean singer-songwriter JJ Lin encouraged students to upkeep their bilingual-bicultural competency and pursue their dreams.

Showbiz2015-03-04 10:40May 26 2017 21:08:08

"The Right Mistake" Premieres in Beijing

Chinese comedy "The Right Mistake" has premiered here in Beijing. Director Wang Ning and lead actors, including mainland comedian Xiao Shenyang, athlete Tian Liang and Hong Kong singer Chen Xiao Chun, attend the opening.

Netflix Plans Entering China
Showbiz2015-03-03 19:07May 26 2017 21:08:08

Netflix Plans Entering China

U.S. video service provider 'Netflix' is likely to enter the Chinese market, but without a local partner.

Classic Monkey King Actor Plans a 'Journey to the West' Movie
Showbiz2015-03-03 11:27May 26 2017 21:08:08

Classic Monkey King Actor Plans a 'Journey to the West' Movie

Liu Xiao Ling Tong, who plays the Monkey King in the classic 1986 TV adaption of 'Journey to the West' says he plans to shoot a movie version of the famous Chinese novel.

Maggie Smith Leaving 'Downton Abbey' after Next Season
Showbiz2015-03-02 19:56May 26 2017 21:08:08

Maggie Smith Leaving 'Downton Abbey' after Next Season

Downton Abbey's Maggie Smith has said she plans to leave the show after the next season.

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