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#MeToo Movement leading figure Asia Argento denies assaulting underage American actor

Italian filmmaker Asia Argento, one of the #MeToo Movement leading figures and Harvey Weinstein's first accusers, denied claims in a statement Tuesday that she had sexual relationship with an underage American actor.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/22 7:39:32

Actress Zhao Liying attends fan meeting for iQiyi VIP members

Chinese actress Zhao Liying appeared at a fan meeting hosted by streaming platform iQiyi on Wednesday in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/19 17:08:40

Prince's 1995-2010 albums made available for streaming

The estate of prolific late pop icon Prince made more than 300 songs from his later career available on digital download and streaming services for the first time on Friday.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/19 17:08:39

China's Zhang Yimou to receive Glory to Filmmaker award at Venice Film Festival

Celebrated Chinese director Zhang Yimou will receive the Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker award at this year's Venice Film Festival, organizers announced Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/9 6:59:14

Broadway stars join Trump protest

Singing show tunes and "America the Beautiful" next to letters spelling "TREASON" in front of the White House, several Broadway stars lent their voices on Monday to the latest protest against Donald Trump's presidency.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/7 17:53:39

Madame Tussauds Shanghai debut wax figures of TFBoys

Popular boy group TFBoys showed up at Madame Tussauds Shanghai together with their "second selves" on Monday at a ceremony debuting the group's life-like wax figures.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/6 18:22:57

Chinese pianist Lang Lang to hold charity dinner in New York

Virtuoso Chinese pianist Lang Lang will hold a charity dinner in New York to raise money for music education.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/3 7:29:34

Idol Cai Xukun's 20th birthday top trending topic on Chinese social media

Cai Xukun, a key member of Chinese popular boy band Nine Percent, celebrates his big 20th birthday on Thursday. In the build up to the day, fans of the idol have been expressing their love and support for the young star, pushing the topic to the top of the trending topics list on Chinese social media.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/1 17:18:39

Wintour stays in Vogue

Glossy magazine empire Conde Nast on Tuesday quashed months of rumors about the impending departure of Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, declaring that the magazine's 30-year veteran was staying "indefinitely."
Source: AFP | 2018/8/1 17:13:40

Poland's visionary jazz trumpeter Stanko passes away: public radio

Polish trumpet virtuoso Tomasz Stanko died on Sunday at the age of 76, Polish public radio announced in a report citing the artist's daughter.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/30 18:08:39

Chinese rapper Kris Wu becomes focal point of online feud

The battle between Kris Wu and Hupu, a popular Chinese media platform that focuses on sports news, has recently gone viral online, with millions of Wu's fans and JRs (a nickname for Hupu fans) taking to Sina Weibo to defend their respective fandoms.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/29 19:33:40

'Girl Power' on show in London Spice Girls exhibition

From colorful platform boots to bed linen emblazoned with the faces of Posh, Scary, Sporty, Baby and Ginger, an array of Spice Girls memorabilia went on show this week in a London exhibition dedicated to the famed girl band.
Source: Reuters | 2018/7/29 19:33:40

Indian megastar Priyanka Chopra engaged to Nick Jonas: report

Indian film superstar Priyanka Chopra has become engaged to young US singer Nick Jonas after a whirlwind two months of dating, a report said on Friday.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/29 19:28:40

Carrie Fisher makes posthumous return to 'Star Wars'

Star Wars: Episode IX begins filming this week, Disney said on Friday, in a shock announcement revealing it will feature both Carrie Fisher in a posthumous appearance and series star Mark Hamill.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/29 19:23:40

Damaged Trump star in Hollywood Walk of Fame to be repaired immediately

The damaged Hollywood Walk of Fame star of US President Donald Trump will be repaired immediately after it was vandalized again early Wednesday, said the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce which administers the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/26 6:32:43

Pop singer Demi Lovato reportedly hospitalized for heroin overdose

Singer Demi Lovato was taken to a Los Angeles hospital on Tuesday after a suspected heroin overdose, according to US media reports.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/25 11:21:27

Young Chinese sportscaster becomes face of Russia World Cup in China

As World Cup sweeps through China, soccer has been a topic on everyone's lips. As media outlets race against each other to be the first to broadcast the latest news from the World Cup, China Central Television or CCTV has captured audiences' attention with a sweet young female anchor named Yang Mingming.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/25 17:33:39

Paris fashion star Abloh reaches out to Kanye West

Virgil Abloh paid tribute to his friend and longtime collaborator Kanye West as the US designer took star billing as Paris men's fashion week began on Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/22 0:03:39