BEIJING (AP) — Beijing police say they have detained film director Wang Quan’an on a charge of prostitution.
Singapore’s Media Development Authority (MDA) has outlawed screenings of ‘To Singapore, With Love’, a documentary by local filmmaker Tan Pin Pin, over security concerns.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A second member of the South Korean band Ladies’ Code has died from injuries sustained from a motor accident. Kwon Ri-sae, 23, died Sunday morning at a hospital in Suwon, just south of Seoul, the band’s management agency said. She had been unconscious after undergoing
BEIJING (AP) — Police and state media say Jackie Chan’s actor-son Jaycee Chan has been detained in Beijing on drug-related charges, the latest high-profile celebrity to be ensnared in one of China’s biggest anti-drug crackdowns in two decades.
BEIJING (AP) — An actor has become the latest Chinese celebrity to be detained in a crackdown on illegal drugs. The official Xinhua News Agency says 40-year-old Gao Hu was detained by police for possession and use of marijuana and methamphetamine. Gao had a small part as a soldier in Zhang Yimou’s 2011 movie “The Flowers of War.”
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