A Gathering of Stars: Harper’s Bazaar Charity Night 2016

Friday, September 9 was a long anticipated day for many fans, as their strenuous charity battle came to an end.  Of course the charity aspect is the most important, but there was definitely something or rather someone for everyone to tune in for.  In a gathering of some of the

First Impressions: Love O2O (Just One Smile is Very Alluring)

The highly anticipated 微微一笑很倾城, Love O2O, starring Yang Yang and Zheng Shuang, finally started airing last week.  I’m going to get this out of the way at the beginning; the official English title is Love Online to Offline, without the abbreviations, but I think it’s horrible and so I will

South China Sea Dispute: Why Chinese Celebrities Can’t Hold Their Silence

The South China Sea dispute has recently made headlines again after a UN tribunal ruled unanimously in favour of the Philippines against China’s extensive claims in the area.  China has voiced their unwillingness to accept this ruling and its citizens too, have expressed their refusal to back down with the

Chinese Dramas: A Highlight of the First 2 Seasons of the Year

Placing my hands onto the cool leather in front of me, I felt nervous and a little anxious.  That was my memory of the first of January this year as I took on the wheel for my last driving lesson.  It feels like that was only a few weeks ago,