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Showbiz2015-05-26 09:20June 19 2021 05:09:45

"Tomorrowland" Tops North America Box Office

The latest Disney release " Tomorrowland" beat out "Pitch Perfect 2" at this Memorial Day weekend to take the first place with an estimated 32.2 million U.S. dollars for the three-day time frame.

French Movie Dheepan Wins Palme d'Or at 68th Festival de Cannes
Showbiz2015-05-25 09:12June 19 2021 05:09:45

French Movie Dheepan Wins Palme d'Or at 68th Festival de Cannes

French movie "Dheepan," directed by Jacques Audiard, has won the Palme d'Or award for Best Film. This year's Best Director Award has been given to Taiwan director Hou Hsiao-Hsien, for his film "The Assassin."

Chinese Film Week Kicks off in Berlin
Showbiz2015-05-24 13:32June 19 2021 05:09:45

Chinese Film Week Kicks off in Berlin

A Chinese Film Week has kicked off in Berlin.

Showbiz2015-05-22 19:23June 19 2021 05:09:45

"Nie Yinniang" Screened at Cannes to Compete for Palme d'Or

Chinese film "The Assassin" from Taiwan-director Hou Hsiao-Hsien has been screened at the Cannes Film Festival.

Court Hearing that Wang Feng Sues Media to Start Today
Showbiz2015-05-22 10:28June 19 2021 05:09:45

Court Hearing that Wang Feng Sues Media to Start Today

A slander suit filed by veteran rocker Wang Feng is set to get underway later on this morning in Beijing.

'Mountains May Depart' Screened at Cannes
Showbiz2015-05-21 20:51June 19 2021 05:09:45

'Mountains May Depart' Screened at Cannes

Chinese director Jia Zhangke's latest film 'Mountains May Depart' has been screened at the 68th Cannes Film Festival.

Unhappy with Quality of Movies, Critics Slash Prize Winners
Showbiz2015-05-21 10:02June 19 2021 05:09:45

Unhappy with Quality of Movies, Critics Slash Prize Winners

China's annual Film Critics' Choice Awards have been given to five films instead of 10, Han Bingbin reports.

'Love Without Distance' Premieres in Beijing
Showbiz2015-05-20 21:16June 19 2021 05:09:45

'Love Without Distance' Premieres in Beijing

A romantic comedy film 'Love without Distance' has premiered in Beijing. The movie tells the love story between a leather company owner, who is also a typical 'tuhao', meaning a rich man without much education, and a clothes designer who works in the company.

Owl City Concludes Gig in China
Showbiz2015-05-20 21:13June 19 2021 05:09:45

Owl City Concludes Gig in China

American pop band Owl City has concluded its tour in China. One of the highlights was a live two-hour broadcast by Live Music, part of Tencent Video.

Billboard Music Awards Take Place with Taylor Swift Dominating Awards
Showbiz2015-05-19 18:56June 19 2021 05:09:45

Billboard Music Awards Take Place with Taylor Swift Dominating Awards

The Billboard Music Awards took place on Sunday with Taylor Swift dominating the show walking away with eight trophies.

Creations Presented in 2015 China Graduate Fashion Week in Beijing
Showbiz2015-05-19 05:58June 19 2021 05:09:45

Creations Presented in 2015 China Graduate Fashion Week in Beijing

A model presents a creation by graduates of Tsinghua University and Milano Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti (NABA) during the 2015 China Graduate Fashion Week in Beijing, capital of China, May 18, 2015.

TV Host Resigns from University Following Freeloading Allegations
Showbiz2015-05-18 09:17June 19 2021 05:09:45

TV Host Resigns from University Following Freeloading Allegations

A teacher and famous TV host has resigned from the university he works for following freeloading allegations.

Biopic on Tennis Star Li Na Announced
Showbiz2015-05-17 13:22June 19 2021 05:09:45

Biopic on Tennis Star Li Na Announced

Top Asian filmmaker Peter Chan Ho-sun is to direct and produce a biopic on tennis star Li Na. The film titled Li Na: My Life will focus on the career on the tennis player who is the only Chinese to have ever won a grand slam.

Natalie Portman Brings Directorial Debut to Cannes
Showbiz2015-05-17 10:02June 19 2021 05:09:45

Natalie Portman Brings Directorial Debut to Cannes

Natalie Portman brought her directorial debut to the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday premiering A Tale of Love and Darkness.

David Lynch Returns to Twin Peaks Revival
Showbiz2015-05-16 19:19June 19 2021 05:09:45

David Lynch Returns to Twin Peaks Revival

A month after David Lynch pulled out of Showtime's Twin Peaks revival, the director and network confirmed on Friday that Lynch is back for good.

Blues Legend B.B. King Dies in Las Vegas at Age 89
Showbiz2015-05-16 10:42June 19 2021 05:09:45

Blues Legend B.B. King Dies in Las Vegas at Age 89

Blues legend BB King has died. It's been revealed that the musician died in his sleep on Thursday night at his home in Las Vegas.

Preparation for Chang'e-5 Smoothly Underway
Showbiz2015-05-15 21:33June 19 2021 05:09:45

Preparation for Chang'e-5 Smoothly Underway

A chief designer of China's lunar exploration program has said the preparation for the launch of moon probe Chang'e-5 is well on track.

Australia Threatens to Kill Johnny Depp's Dogs
Showbiz2015-05-15 10:39June 19 2021 05:09:45

Australia Threatens to Kill Johnny Depp's Dogs

Pirates of the Caribbean actor Johnny Depp and his new wife Amber Heard have less than two days to remove their dogs from Australia or the dogs will be killed.

Cannes Film Festival Officially Opens
Showbiz2015-05-14 19:24June 19 2021 05:09:45

Cannes Film Festival Officially Opens

The highly anticipated Cannes Film Festival kicks off in France last night, with socially-minded French drama "Standing Tall".

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