Chinese Cities Shut Tourist Sites and Entertainment Venues, Again

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Many just-reopened businesses are being ordered to close amid an increasing number of imported coronavirus cases. Read More

New Series Spotlights Behind-the-Scenes Heroes of Chinese Film

 /  People  / 
“Tales of Chinese Filmmakers” brings camera operators, sound designers, voice actors, and other unsung film crew members to center stage. Read More

Viewers Give ‘Three-Body’ Animated Series Two Thumbs Up

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China’s sci-fi industry has attracted significant interest and growth in recent years, generating 45.6 billion yuan ($6.5 billion) in 2018, a threefold increase from 2017, according to a report released in November at an annual science fiction conference. Read More

China’s Live Performances Go Virtual Amid COVID-19 Epidemic

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“Crosstalk” shows, operas, and even music festivals are going online to avoid crowds and prevent the coronavirus from spreading. Read More

Fan-Fiction Site Blocked in China After Celeb’s Stans Complain

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Fans of Chinese actor Xiao Zhan had mobilized to protest their idol being portrayed as a woman with a thing for teens on the popular content-hosting platform Archive of Our Own, leading to the site being blacklisted in China. Read More

Reality Shows Present Slice of Indoor Life During Epidemic

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Several television and online platforms are premiering shows shot within the confines of people’s homes, including those of celebrities. Read More

Film Crew Documents Life in Wuhan Amid COVID-19 Epidemic

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The film they had planned to shoot in Hubei was derailed by the coronavirus, so instead they’re creating a visual chronicle of a city under lockdown. Read More

China’s Entertainment Sector Suffers Amid Coronavirus Epidemic

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Delayed release dates and stalled projects are likely to hurt the country’s TV and film industry like never before, insiders say. Read More

Nike Woos Chinese Customers With Spring Festival Ad

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Many viewers in the country have applauded the American sportswear brand for showcasing the festival’s human side. Read More

Bruce Lee’s Daughter Sues Fast-Food Chain Over Copyright

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Shannon Lee is demanding $30 million from the Chinese company for its logo, which bears similarities to the martial arts legend. Read More

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