It’s quite a big deal to be a part of a prestigious film festival jury. Fan Bingbing’s appointment as a juror in this year’s Cannes Film Festival is a nice nod to her credibility as an artist and further strengthens her status as C-entertainment royalty.
The Chinese film industry is booming and along with it are the careers of their stars. Who do you think are the most commercially successful actors under their 60s? This list includes actors born after 1960!
Chinese New Year’s Day is one of the biggest days of the year for movies, if not the biggest in China. Most of the big budget movies filmed by huge directors are released during this period and some of them end up being the #1 movies of the year when it comes to box office gross (notably: Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons ($215 million) and The Mermaid ($553 million), both by Stephen Chow).