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  1. U.S. Filmmakers Team Up With Manga Legend Santa Inoue on 'Tokyo Tribe' TV Show

    12:10 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    Producers are looking at international cast for the TV adaptation of the hip-hop inspired manga. READ MORE

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  2. China's Alibaba To Cooperate with Producer Enlight Media on Slate of Movies, OTT Projects

    10:48 pm PDT 05/28/2015
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    E-commerce giant Alibaba is Enlight Media's second biggest shareholder. READ MORE

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  3. Shanghai Film Festival: Record Number of Entries Unveiled, Strong Asian Focus

    9:02 pm PDT 05/28/2015
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    Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev ('Leviathan') will head the jury for the festival's main prize, the Golden Goblet. READ MORE

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  4. China's LeTV Plans to Raise $1.2B to Bankroll New Projects

    7:43 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    The news comes amid growing speculation about consolidation in the video-streaming market in China. READ MORE

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  5. Ni Hao, Netflix! How Entering China Is Harder Than Scaling the Great Wall

    5:00 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    The streamer's stock soared past $600 a share on news of talks with a mainland media group owned by Jack Ma as Reed Hastings contends with rampant local piracy and byzantine regulation. READ MORE

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  6. 'Stand By Me Doraemon' Becomes First Japanese Movie in China in Three Years

    4:06 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    The release of the hugely popular Japanese cinema franchise reflects warming ties between the Asian superpowers after years of tension over territorial issues. READ MORE

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  7. Russell Brand to Headline India's Comedy Central Chuckle Festival

    1:46 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    The British comic previously visited India in 2010 when he tied the knot with Katy Perry. READ MORE

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  8. China's CCTV6 to Launch 'Talking to Hollywood With Betty Zhou'

    3:55 am PDT 05/27/2015
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    The show, co-created by Paramount vice chair Rob Moore and the Chinese actress in partnership with several Hollywood studios, promises inside access to films and stars. READ MORE

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  9. Johnnie To Set for BAFTA Career Retrospective

    1:47 am PDT 05/27/2015
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    The cult Hong Kong director will speak at a 'BAFTA A Life in Pictures' event on June 22. READ MORE

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  10. Taiwanese Singer Jolin Tsai Earns Singapore Ban for Same-Sex Marriage Video

    12:02 am PDT 05/27/2015
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    Tsai's pro-marriage equality song breaks Singapore rules on alternative lifestyles. READ MORE

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  11. Warner, Sony and SingTel Launch Indian VOD Service

    10:16 pm PDT 05/26/2015
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    Hooq will offer Hollywood content from Warner, Sony, DreamWorks, Miramax and Disney in addition to Indian content from leading banners. READ MORE

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  12. Indian Court Gives Convicted Bollywood Star Salman Khan Permission to Travel Overseas

    8:56 pm PDT 05/26/2015
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    Khan, currently out on bail, has been conditionally allowed to travel to Dubai to attend an awards show. READ MORE

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  13. South Korean Actor Choi Min-sik Wins Grand Prize at Baeksang Awards

    8:31 pm PDT 05/26/2015
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    The 'Oldboy' star won the top award for the box-office record setter 'Roaring Currents' while Chinese media giant iQiyi sponsored special prizes. READ MORE

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  14. Cannes: Norwegian Adventure Tale 'The Last King' Sells to Italy, India, Middle East

    2:43 am PDT 05/26/2015
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    Nils Gaup's action film stars Jakob Oftebro, of 'Kon-Tiki,' and 'Game of Thrones' actor Kristofer Hivju. READ MORE

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  15. Chinese Tycoon Builds HQ Shaped Like USS Enterprise From 'Star Trek'

    12:38 am PDT 05/26/2015
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    Make it so. READ MORE

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  16. South Korea Box Office: 'Mad Max' Stays on Top for Second Week

    12:07 am PDT 05/26/2015
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    'Avengers: Age of Ultron' slipped to fifth but has become the second-most-watched foreign film of all time. READ MORE

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  17. China Box Office: 'Avengers' Passes $200M as Bollywood Hit 'PK' Opens Strongly

    7:54 pm PDT 05/25/2015
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    'PK', starring Aamir Khan, is setting records for an Indian movie in China. READ MORE

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  18. Japan Box Office: 'Cinderella' Spends Fifth Weekend on Top

    5:01 am PDT 05/25/2015
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    Kenneth Branagh's take on the classic fairy tale has brought in $37.5 million in the country as 'Maze Runner' opened in the fourth spot. READ MORE

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  19. 'Star Wars' Saga to Screen in China in Its Entirety for First Time

    4:37 am PDT 05/25/2015
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    Organizers of the Shanghai Film Festival and Walt Disney Pictures say it will mark the first time that all six movies in the franchise will screen in the country. READ MORE

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  20. Alibaba Pictures Chair Named CEO of China's Enlight Media

    3:12 am PDT 05/25/2015
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    The appointment follows the e-commerce giant's purchase in March of an 8.8 percent stake in the Chinese production firm for $380 million. READ MORE

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