China's Top 25 Stars
- Hoop star number one. // Asian Pacific Post;3/23/2007, p4
The article reports on the results of the Chinese celebrity rankings released by Forbes. It reveals that National Basketball Association (NBA) star Yao Ming tops the list both on the income and social influence rankings. Film actress Gong Li is fifth both in terms of income and social influence...
- "Mou's Girls". // Hollywood Reporter;12/9/2011, Vol. 417 Issue 44, p51
The article presents information related to China's two most famous actresses Gong Li and Zhang Ziyi, who were discovered by director Zhang Yimou.
- Helping celebs 'give back' with charitable foundations. Solnik, Claude // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);6/8/2007, Vol. 54 Issue 25, p6B
The article features Wellesley, Massachusetts-based Giving Back Fund (GBF) that helps celebrities in giving back to charitable foundations. GBF has set up about 75 foundations for celebrities that have collectively donated more than $12 million to various causes. President Marc Pollick looks for...
- A GIFT OF LOVE THIS CHRISTMAS. // Woman's Day (Australia Edition);12/3/2007, Vol. 59 Issue 49, p44
The article reports on the participation of this journal to the Kmart's Wishing Tree Appeal. The journal donated $40,000 worth of presents to the charitable event, which benefits marginalized Australian children. The journal also sends celebrity ambassadors of the Make My Christmas Day Gift...
- MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA. Tuttle, Tricia; Czyzselska, Jane // Diva;Feb2006, Issue 117, p56
The article reviews the motion picture "Memoirs of Geisha," directed by Rob Marshall and starring Ziyi Zhang and Li Gong.
- Chinese stars pack their bags. Coonan, Clifford // Variety;11/17/2008, Vol. 413 Issue 1, p8
The article reports that Chinese actors, filmmakers, and performers are seeking foreign residencies in order to ease tax and traveling problems. Actress Gong Li became a citizen of Singapore, Zhang Ziyi became a Hong Kong citizen to achieve a lower tax rate, and Jet Li became a U.S. citizen....
- Miquita Oliver. Colborne, Femke // Third Sector;7/20/2010, Issue 624, p7
The article offers information on celebrities participating in British charity events including the participation of comedian Jasper Carrott, actor Tim Healy and former snooker player Willie Thorne in the golf tournament for the Douglas Macmillan Hospice on July 29, 2010, the effort of celebrity...
- The Envelope Please... // Church & State;Jun2009, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p19
The article offers an announcement from Church and State journal that urges its members and supporters to contribute donations due to the impact of economic crises.
- Dow Jones unit approves grants. // Editor & Publisher;02/08/97, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p18
Reports on the Dow Jones Newspaper Fund board of directors' approval of grants and operating expenses targeted for programs of high school journalism teachers and college students.