China bans reality shows with celeb kids
In a circular yesterday, China's media regulator The State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television said such shows must be "strictly controlled". Following the announcement, a few local TV stations axed shows featuring celebrities and their children, such as the popular Dad! Where Are We Going? and Dad Came Back.
Beyonce teases with Lemonade
Beyonce has announced a televised project titled Lemonade for next week, fuelling speculation that she will release a "film-album". The pop star posted on Instagram a video which it billed as a "world premiere event" to air on HBO on Saturday. It appeared to confirm a fan site report last February that the singer was working on an "album film". She has hinted at the Lemonade theme on Instagram, showing pictures of herself with lemons.
Rock greats in upcoming concert
The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, The Who, Neil Young and Roger Waters are being lined up for a historic mega-festival, the Los Angeles Times reported last Friday, quoting sources. The organisers plan to hold it at the Coachella venue in the California desert from Oct 7 to 9.