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Guo Degang is a Chinese comedian (1973) and known for his ‘xiangsheng‘ (相声), a traditional Chinese comedic performance in the form of a dialogue between two performers. The popularity of danmei came up with the growing influence of Japanese popular culture in China. The combination of her popularity due to acting work, combined with her frequent Weibo updates and closeness to her fans, have made Yao Chen the number one Weibo celebrity.

86 Haha 河东薰  501,101 They are China’s super stars and have the largest online fan base in the world. that of South Korean and Thailand), and has become a truly Chinese fan culture phenomenon (Chen 2017, 7; Yang & Xu 2017, 3). ©2020 Whatsonweibo. 39 BIG BANG Seungri 胜利  2,096,559

100 T-ARA Qri  319,109. 87 SNSD Yuri 少女时代 俞利  497,742 Nabbing the top spot is TV host and presenter Xie Na who is famous for co-hosting the popular variety show Happy Camp. In Japanese fiction and manga, the theme of male-male romance intended for a female audience emerged as early as the 1970s but did not really rise to popularity until the early 1990s, when Japanese mainstream media saw a ‘gay boom’ and representations of male homosexuality became in vogue. 82 Super Junior Yesung 艺声  552,115

This is also reiterated by other scholars, who argue that BL provides a safe fantasy where female fans can avoid the objectification of women while exploring the boundaries of their own sexuality. The top two of China’s Weibo celebrities have over 78 and 77 million ‘followers’: the largest online fanbase in the world. Fan Bingbing (1981) is one of China’s most famous fashion icons and actresses, known for, amongst others, Lost in Beijing, Chongqing Blues and X-Men: Days of Future Past. He is also a singer, actor and an Arabic teacher in Beijing Foreign Studies University. Chinese actor and singer Chen Kun (1979, Chongqing) is known for his roles in, amongst others, Painted Skin and Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress.

Vicky Zhao (1976) is a Chinese film star, singer, entrepreneur and director. 13 EXO TAO 黄子韬  7,658,071 “What an explosive performance it was!” one Weibo blogger writes. Ogawa, Sho. 23 CNBLUE Jung Yong Hwa 郑容和  4,774,034 He is married to award-winning actress Li Xiaolu.

52 f(x) Amber 刘逸云  1,518,863 © 2007 - 2020 6Theory Media, LLC. “Loving Boys Twice as Much: Chinese Women’s Paradoxical Fandom of “Boys’ Love” Fiction.” Women’s Studies In Communication 39 (3): 249–267.

It is one of China’s most popular TV shows. what about byun baekhyun he has 2.3 M followers. Do not reproduce our content without permission – you can contact us at These fantasies can range from boys holding hands to more pornographic ones, but the main point of the imaginary is love and intimacy (Galbraith 2011, 213). Together with actresses  Zhang Ziyi, Zhou Xun and Xu Jinglei, she belongs to China’s ‘Four Dan Actresses’ (四大花旦): the four greatest actresses of mainland China. Another major topic that went trending within the Rotten Girls community some years ago, even attracting the attention of western news media, was the British crime drama Sherlock. Various news reports suggest the man started to act out after getting into an argument with one of the ‘Huadan’ (花旦) performers of the troupe. The male protagonists in these stories do not identify as gay, but fall in love with other men nevertheless. Here are theMost Followed K-Entertainment Industry Artists on Chinese social media platform Weibo. Keeping this cookie enabled helps us to improve our website. 25 EXO Sehun 世勋  4,305,073 Please let us know in comments below or email us. 60 Park Si Hoo 朴施厚  1,048,318, 61 Chae Rim 蔡琳  1,019,863 In the early 1990s, Japanese manga and anime titles started flooding the Chinese market, often as unauthorized (pirated) copies.

She is a writer and consultant (Sinologist, MPhil) on social trends in China, with a focus on social media and digital developments, popular culture, and gender issues. 44 2PM Hwang Chan Sung 灿盛  1,884,954 This website uses Google Analytics to collect anonymous information such as the number of visitors to the site, and the most popular pages. The case received even more attention on social media when it turned out that the 33-year old troublemaker is the son of the head of a neighboring village. (Chanyeol has just returned to Weibo after 2.5 year absence). Victoria, Luhan, Kris, Lay, etc. 72 UNIQ  780,621 Oh, the drama! What the future will hold for China’s Rotten Girls remains to be seen. 63 2PM JunK  948,920 9,’ is also still popular among BL fans in China. All rights reserved. “Boys’ Love: The Gay Erotica Taking China by Storm.”, Nov 6 [Aug 29, 2020]. “腐女心理 [Funu Psychology]” (In Chinese). 43 Kwon Sang Woo 权相佑  1,884,966 She is also known for her work as ambassador for various brands, which has added to her wealth. The actor is currently a contestant in China’s popular reality show ‘Where Are We Going, Dad?‘, which is now a recurring topic in his Weibo posts. “It doesn’t matter if you are male or female, I just love you” and “It’s not that I am gay, I just love a man” are classic sentences within Rotten Girls’ fiction (Dai 2013, 34).