The China Affiliation Of Performing Arts has launched an inventory of 88 celebrities, together with streamers and influencers, which have been blacklisted.
On November 23, the performing arts physique shared that it had banned a number of celebrities for “unlawful and unethical behaviour”. In response to an official notice uploaded by the affiliation, the blacklist was created to “strengthen trade self-discipline.”
The discover additionally mentions the necessity to forestall “celebrities who violated the legislation or moral requirements from rebranding themselves on different platforms” and to “purify the surroundings of the net leisure trade,” per RADII.
This checklist contains singer Kris Wu, who was beforehand a member of South Korean boyband EXO. The Chinese language-Canadian singer was accused of date rape and preying on underage girls after his rumoured 19-year-old ex-girlfriend, Du Meizhu, made public allegations of sexual assault crimes dedicated in opposition to her by Wu.
Wu was formally arrested in August after The Chaoyang District Folks’s Procuratorate in Beijing issued an official assertion noting that his arrest had been authorised after “investigation in accordance with the legislation” was made.
One other notable entry is actress Zheng Shuang, who has been embroiled in controversy for the reason that starting of the 12 months. She had come underneath fireplace in January after her former husband, producer Zhang Heng, alleged that she had deserted their two youngsters who have been born to surrogates within the US following their break up.
In response to South China Morning Post, Zheng was later accused of tax evasion and “greed” by her ex-husband, who additionally revealed that the actress had negotiated outrageous charges for her appearances on tv reveals.
In the meantime, actor-singer Zhang Zhehan, who was compelled out of the leisure trade after sharing footage of himself posing subsequent to a shrine in Japan which honours main Japanese warfare criminals. All of Zhang’s profiles and work have been eliminated throughout video and music platforms following the controversy, as reported by Global Times.