Entertainment

Why Center Position Is An Obsession in C-biz

The center position is not a new concept to C-biz followers, especially those who are familiar with idol survival shows such as Youth With You or Chuang. Before the survival shows, the significance of center position has already been an implicit truth in Chinese showbiz. What does the center position mean to celebrities? Why do […]

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Lifestyle

Haute Couture in China’s Fashion Industry

After the issue regarding actress Bai Bing and her Elie Saab Haute Couture dress caused heated discussions among Chinese netizens in late 2020, people started to talk about Haute Couture and how China’s fashion industry is not all about Blue Chip brands.

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Lifestyle

6 Blue Chip Brands in China’s Fashion Industry

China’s vibrant fashion industry has its own unique and fascinating terms to classify levels of luxury fashion brands: 6 Da Lan Xue and 8 Da Hong Xue (6大蓝血,8大红血 – lit. 6 big blue blood, 8 big red blood). They are among the top luxury fashion brands that many celebrities would be dying to endorse. Representing […]

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Entertainment

Hua Dan in The Modern Chinese Entertainment Industry

Do you know that “flower” has another special meaning in the modern Chinese entertainment industry? It’s the literal meaning of Hua in Hua Dan (花旦) – a term that is rooted in Chinese opera and now refers to Chinese film actresses. What is the origin of Hua Dan? How are Dan variants (Qing Yi, Hua […]

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