Headlines from China: Chinese Regulators Limit Smoking Scenes in Film & TV

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According to the notice, smoking scenes irrelevant to plots and characterizations should be strictly limited. Scenes involving smoking in public space should be reduced as much as possible. Scenes of juveniles smoking should be banned. Read More

Headlines from China: iQIYI Partners with Malaysia’s Media Brand Astro to Explore Oversea Markets

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On November 6, China's online entertainment platform iQIYI announced a strategic partnership with Astro, the leading media brand and entertainment service provider in Malaysia. It is the first time that iQIYI partners with a digital application outside China. Read More

Headlines from China: Is Live-streaming Becoming A New Secret Weapon for Selling Movie Tickets?

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On November 5, two lead actors of upcoming comedy film "My Dear Liar" teamed up with top e-commerce live streamer Viya to sell ticket vouchers of the movie through her live streaming channel on Alibaba's ecommerce platform Taobao. Over 100,000 ticket vouchers were sold during the livestreaming. Read More

Headlines from China: Tencent to Release Comic Book Series Based on ‘The Three-Body Problem’

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The Three-Body Problem, an award-winning science fiction novel written by Liu Cixin, has now been adapted into comic series. Read More

Headlines from China: Beijing Culture and Enlight Media Are The Winners in Q3

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Among all the listed companies, the biggest winners in Q3 are Enlight Media and Beijing Culture, which produced box office hits Ne Zha and The Wandering Earth, respectively. Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Frozen II’ Sets for November 22 China Release

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Frozen II, a sequel to the 2013 animated movie Frozen, has been scheduled to release in China and the U.S. simultaneously on November 22. Read More

Headlines from China: Wong Kar-wai to Produce Drama Series ‘Blossoms’

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Jettone Films, a film production company owned by Wong Kar-wai, will produce a drama series named Blossoms. The shooting will start in 2020 with Wong Kar-wai being the executive producer. Read More

Headlines from China: Meet The Chinese Partner Behind ‘Why Women Kill’

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Compared to the increasingly common model of Sino-Hollywood collaborations in film co-productions, it is still rare that a Chinese company taps into TV production in the US. Read More

Headlines from China: Chinese-American Family Drama ‘The Farewell’ Scores China Release

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Starring Awkwafina, Zhao Shuzhen, and Tzi Ma, the film was released in North America this summer and beat "Avengers: Endgame" for the year's biggest per-theater average at the local box office. Read More

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