Feng Xiaogang

Feng Xiaogang (冯小刚; born 18 March 1958 in Beijing) is a film director, screenwriter and actor. He is well-known in China as a highly successful commercial filmmaker whose comedy films...

Zhang Guorong’s tragic legacy

Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing (张国荣, 12 September 1956 – 1 April 2003) was a Hong Kong singer and actor. He is considered "one of the founding fathers of Cantopop" by...

Sun Li

Sun Li (孙俪,or Betty Sun, born September 26, 1982) is a Chinese actress. She is hailed by critics and netizens as China's "Queen of Television". Sun first entered show...

Chen Luyu

Chen Luyu (陈鲁豫, born 12 June 1970, is a Chinese talk show host. She is affiliated with Phoenix Television. She has been described as "China's Oprah" owing to the popularity of her talk show.

Andy Lau

Andy Lau Tak-wah (刘德华, born 27 September 1961) is a Hong Kong actor, singer and film producer. He has been one of Hong Kong's most commercially successful film...

Lin Chi-ling

Lin Chi-ling(林志玲,born 29 November 1974) is a Taiwanese actress, model and television host. Lin's father, Lin Fan-nan (林繁男), and her mother, Wu Tzu-mei (吳慈美), are both from Tainan, in southern Taiwan....

Rui Chenggang

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Liu Xiaoqing

Liu Xiaoqing (刘晓庆,born 30 October 1955) is a Chinese actress and businesswoman. She was one of the leading actresses in China in the 1980s. In her early days...

Angelababy

Yang Ying (杨颖,born 28 February 1989), better known by her stage name Angelababy, is a Chinese-born Hong Kong model, actress, and singer. She is one of the New Four Dan Actresses in mainland China.

Huang Xiaoming

Huang Xiaoming (黄晓明, born 13 November 1977) is a Chinese actor, singer, and model. He graduated from the Performance Institute of the Beijing Film Academy in 2000.

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Tan Jing

Tan Jing (谭晶, born September 11, 1977) is a solo singer in the Song and Dance Ensemble of the People's Liberation Army and a first class national actress....

Hu Shuli

Hu Shuli (胡舒立; born 1953) is the editor-in-chief of Caixin Media. She is also the professor of the School of Communication and Design at Sun Yat-sen University. As...

Dao Lang

Dao Lang (刀郎, born June 22, 1971) is the stage name of Luo Lin (罗林), a Chinese singer from Sichuan, China. Dao Lang's CD, 2002年的第一場雪 (The First Snows of 2002), 2002 Niande Diyi Chang...

Faye Wong

Faye Wong (born 8 August 1969) is a Chinese singer-songwriter and actress, often referred to as a "diva" (Chinese: 天后; literally: "Heavenly Queen") in Chinese-language media. Early in her career she briefly used the stage name Shirley Wong.

Donald Tsang

Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, GBM (曾蔭權; born 7 October 1944) is a former Hong Kong civil servant and the second Chief Executive of Hong Kong from 2005 to...

Gao Yu

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Mo Yan:Controversies and criticism

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Zhang Yuqi

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Ai Weiwei

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Chen Lihua the richest woman in China

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Jia Yueting

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Luo Yonghao

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Song Zuying

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Ma Huateng and Tencent

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Li Wenliang

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Liu Huan

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Dong Mingzhu

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Lin Jianhua

Lin Jianhua (林建华 Lín Jiànhuá; born October 1955) is a Chinese chemist who has served as President of Peking University since 2015. 

Liang Hongda

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He Xiangjian and Midea

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