NBA, 'South Park' episodes spotlight Hollywood's China dilemma

Credit: Reuters- Published on October 10, 2019
China's removal of animated comedy "South Park" from online sites just as it dropped U.S. basketball broadcasts highlighted a tension familiar to Hollywood studios - the need to please Chinese authorities in order to reach the country's vast audience.

Video credit: Wibbitz Studio
Published on October 11, 2019 -  01:05
DJ Zedd Banned From China For Liking 'South Park' Tweet
DJ Zedd Banned From China For Liking 'South Park' Tweet . Zedd will not be touring in China in the near future. . I just got permanently banned from China because I liked a South Park tweet. , Zedd, via Instagram. After last week's 'South Park' episode, "Band in China," was critical of Chinese government censors, . the Chinese government banned the show from the Chinese internet. . The Comedy Central show recently took shots at China for banning it from the Chinese internet. . 'South Park' character Randy Marsh yelled, "F--- the Chinese Government" in Wednesday's episode. . The episode, titled "SHOTS!!!," was the 300th episode of 'South Park,' now in its 23rd season. . The show issued a tweet mocking China's decision, which was liked by Zedd, resulting in his ban from the country

You are here

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

National Basketball Association

North American professional sports league
The NBA, Doc Rivers, Jameer Nelson and the Players Association have actively been trying to get Delonte West help ... this after a new photo surfaced showing the..
Credit: TMZ.com - Published 2 days ago

NBA's best players could miss competing the Tokyo Olympics if the 2020-21 season begins in January.
Credit: BBC News - Published 3 days ago

Related videos from verified sources

As NBA Season Tips Off, Sen. Josh Hawley Calls on U.S. Consumers to 'Punish' League 02:59
Credit: Cheddar Inc. - Published on October 25, 2019 

China Bans Popular YouTuber PewDiePie 01:19
Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories - Published on October 22, 2019 

'South Park' Pokes Fun at LeBron James for China Comments | THR News 01:40
Credit: The Hollywood Reporter Studio - Published on October 17, 2019 

You might like