Hollywood studios, iQiyi team on entertainment show

Chinese online video platform iQiyi has started streaming entertainment show Talking To Hollywood With Betty Zhou, an original production that promotes Hollywood movies to Chinese audiences.

Zhou is producing the show in partnership with US studios Paramount Pictures, Walt Disney Studios, Universal Pictures and Sony Pictures Entertainment. The show will feature encounters with stars such as Tom Cruise, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Adam Sandler.

The first episode of Talking To Hollywood With Betty Zhou debuted on iQiyi on August 4 (http://www.iqiyi.com/talkingtohollywood). Subsequent episodes will debut every Tuesday and stay on the site for wide viewing.

Zhou was born in China and worked in Singapore as an actress, with credits including a supporting role The Man With The Iron Fists. Returning to China in 2011, she started hosting NBA tour events and official TV shows. She also co-hosted CCTV’s Transformers movie TV special.