Godfrey Gao, ‘Mortal Instruments’ Actor, Dies While Filming TV Show

When the 35-year-old performer and model collapsed with an apparent heart attack during filming for a strenuous, stunt-filled series, it set off a wave...

Quentin Tarantino Won’t Recut ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ for China

The country's regulators pulled the film from the schedule a week before its release Oct. 25. Quentin Tarantino has no intention of recutting his Once Upon...

Mulan: Disney aims to win over China with second take on the legend

There won't be songs or talking dragons, and the film's antagonist will be a Chinese sorceress, not an evil leader of the Hun army...

Chinese Companies Flock to Cannes, but With More Modest Ambitions

After a brutal first quarter for most Chinese movie studios, companies from the Middle Kingdom are still out in force at the Cannes Film Festival,...

Who Will Play Mulan in Disney’s Live-Action Remake?

She’s a Disney Princess, a noble warrior and, most importantly, she’s based on a real person. Disney’s live-action adaptation of Mulan will reportedly be a mix...

Who Are China’s Biggest Stars? R3’s ‘Celebrity Index’ Uses Online Data to Find Out

Finding the right celebrity can be a shortcut to improved sales for luxury brands in China, as a majority of consumers still see celebrities...

Taiwan Helmers Lost on the Big Screen

International players’ ambitions to turn Taiwan into a center for Mandarin-language productions might have given new hope to the island’s struggling filmmakers, but local...

Pop Superstar Jane Zhang Releases English Debut Album, ‘Past Progressive’

Back at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, Chinese superstar Jane Zhang was the first Chinese female artist to attend, with her English hit "Dust My...

Zhang Ziyi Named Godmother of the Trophée Chopard 2019 at Cannes Film Festival

Actress Zhang Ziyi has been named “Godmother” of the 19th annual Trophée Chopard 2019 at Cannes Film Festival. As godmother, Zhang will present the award to both...

China’s blockbuster The Wandering Earth is rich, gorgeous, and goofy

We’re living through a fascinating era of rapid change for the blockbuster movie model. America producers, eager to get their $200 million movies into...

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Guo Wengui – selection of tweets in English Translation

Guo Wengui - tweets in English dated 17-18 August 2017✊️✊️✊️ *Hongkuan Pushing the Wall 98: Guo and Democratic Revolution Meeting *No matter how insane these traitors...

Call for recognition of the CCP as a terrorist organization

Tens of thousands of people, especially overseas Chinese, have appealed to the U.S. government to officially designate the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) as a...

Both Winston Sterzel and Nathan Rich are welcome in China, and that is good

Winston Sterzel and Nathan Rich are two popular and controversial foreigners living in China. Both have won tens of thousands of fans in China...

Joanna Dong gets to third round of Sing! China

Local jazz singer Joanna Dong continues to power her way through Sing! China, earning high praise and advancing to the next round on the televised...

Documentary: Who is Miles Kwok?

Miles Kwok, or Guo Wengui, was born in an ordinary family. Originally the family was from Shen County, Shandong province, in northern China. On his...

A new search engine from WeChat could change China’s internet

China’s already-big WeChat is searching for how to get even bigger. The answer? Search. Today the company publicly unveiled (link in Chinese) a feature—called “Search,”...

Breaking News: Hong Kong government requested martial law by PLA troops

The CCP will announce on August 4, based upon the laws governing the PLA in Hong Kong and state security, the Hong Kong government...

China installs ‘the world’s most advanced video surveillance system’ with over 20 million street...

China has installed 20 million artificial intelligence-equipped cameras in what is believed to be the world's most advanced surveillance system. The camera system is part of...

Chinese bike share firm goes bust after losing 90% of bikes

A Chinese bike-sharing company has gone out of business after 90% of its bikes went missing in the first five months. Chongqing-based Wukong Bikes said...

Alibaba founder Jack Ma sets up Australian scholarship programme in honour of late friend

By Jane Cai Chinese billionaire Jack Ma plans to donate US$20 million to fund a scholarship at an Australian university to honour a late friend from...

Protests break out on China-North Korea border over new sanctions

Protests have broken out on the Chinese border with North Korea, as China’s seafood importers watched frozen product melt in trucks blocked from crossing...

Winner of China’s ‘best breasts contest’ sets her sights on becoming a Victoria’s Secret...

A beauty queen who has won China's controversial Breast Model Competition said she improved her catwalk skills through dozens of knockoff Victoria's Secret fashion...

Xiao Jianhua’s preference for female bodyguards highlights growing trend among Chinese tycoons

Founder of protection firm Zhongzhou Tewei says Xiao Jianhua, who left Hong Kong amid mysterious circumstances, requested most of his bodyguards be women By Josh Ye Xiao...

Chinese billionaire Xiao Jianhua ‘abducted’ from HK hotel

A billionaire with links to the family of Xi Jinping was reportedly taken from his apartment in the Four Seasons in Hong Kong by...

Postcard from Beidaihe: Beach politics for China’s elite

The arrival of hot weather in Beijing spells the start of a sacred summer ritual — the retreat to a beach resort where, this...

Brokerage Deal Sheds Light on Fugitive Tycoon’s Tie With Abu Dhabi, Tony Blair

Leveraging connections with former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, China’s fugitive businessman Guo Wengui, also known as Miles Kwok, raised $3 billion from Abu...

Fan Bingbing sues exiled billionaire over claims she slept with CCP chief

Chinese film star Fan Bingbing has sued fugitive tycoon Guo Wengui after he sensationally claimed she slept with the country's anti-corruption chief Wang Qishan. Wengui,...

Senate Panel Takes Aim at Banning China-Funded Education Programs in U.S.

A powerful Senate panel recommended abolishing more than 600 Chinese government-funded cultural and language programs at U.S. schools and universities unless Beijing provides equal...
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Breaking! Chinese military vehicles entering Hong Kong

Breaking news! Spread the message! Today afternoon at 3:00 pm local time, at Front Sea border in Shenzhen, Chinese PLA troops in countless military vehicles...

Tycoon Guo Wengui is stripping off the Emperor’s New Clothes

Armed with his Twitter and YouTube accounts and a collection of corruption allegations against top Party, business, and media leaders in China,  Chinese businessman Guo Wengui...