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Bruce Lee exhibit gets viewers up close and personal

Every fan of kung fu knows who Bruce Lee is — a global icon who has often been credited with helping to change the way Asians are portrayed in American films.

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Chinese set to live-stream the Super Bowl

NFL China retweeted the New England Patriots’ star receiver Julian Edelman’s invitation to Chinese fans to watch the Super Bowl on Sunday.

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Houston film festival stands out to Chinese partners

Through a connection with Dream River Studio, the festival recently reached a strategic agreement with CITIC Juxin (Beijing) Capital Management Co Ltd (CITIC Juxin) to promote film projects between the US and China.

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Zhang Yimou defends casting of Matt Damon in new movie

Acclaimed Chinese director Zhang Yimou has responded to criticism from an Asian-American actress over the casting of “white man” Matt Damon as the lead for the movie The Great Wall, saying the role was never conceived for a Chinese actor.

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Flying forward, once again

While made-in-China Feiyue shoes retail for as low as 39 yuan ($5.95) on Chinese e-commerce platforms such as Taobao, almost carbon copy versions made by French company Feiyue Shoes Holding sell for between 500 yuan and 1,000 yuan. The two businesses are not affiliated in any way.

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All his world’s a stage

When he set his goal, Deng Chao was 22 years old – in his third year of study at the Central Academy of Drama in Beijing. He was just achieving fame from his performance in the comedy play Cui Hua, Serve Suancai, Please.

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