Lucasfilm wants to release "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith" in China on the same day as its U.S. bow, according to Chinese news reports.
China's TV regulator is looking for good, locally produced animated programs. The State Administration of Radio, Film & Television announced Jan. 11 that it is seeking nominations from municipal and…
Sony Music Taiwan's singer-songwriter Jay Chou grabbed four awards at the 11th Channel V Chinese Music Awards in Shanghai on Tuesday. Chou won male singer, most popular male singer, singer-songwriter…
China is expanding access for foreign satellite broadcasts, extending permission from four- and five-star hotels (which already carry the channels) to three-star establishments.
China will create 13 animation centers to boost local production. The sites will include four colleges and nine studios, such as Shanghai Animation Film Studio, the nation's largest domestic producer…
Chinese authorities banned a Nike commercial Monday, stating it is "disrespectful to the traditional culture of the Chinese people." Ad features NBA star Lebron James sinking a basket on a martial…
When Chinese basketball star Yao Ming hits the court Thursday in Shanghai, he won't be the only brand name shooting for a greater share of the Chinese audience.
Gallic electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre will become the first Westerner to perform in Beijing's massive Tiananmen Square, when his laser and music spectacular unspools Sunday to kick off…
Viacom Corp. Chairman and CEO Sumner Redstone announced a raft of new deals with Chinese broadcasters in Guangzhou last week, but at least one will require amendments to existing content regulations…
Zhang Ga, a fictional folk hero known to millions of Chinese as a stalwart of anti-Japanese resistance, will lead a charge to grow the Chinese animation industry. "Little Soldier Zhang Ga," due out…