Run Run Shaw, father of the kung fu film, dies aged 106

Run Run Shaw, father of the kung fu film, dies aged 106

Run Run Shaw, the billionaire film pioneer hailed as the inventor of the kung fu genre and who launched a media empire that stretched from Hong Kong to Hollywood, died Tuesday at the age of 106. The colourful mogul, whose flagship Shaw Brothers Studio…

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Kung fu films make inroad into mainland with touring show

Men and women flying with swords in hand amid bamboo trees swaying in the wind are images from kung fu films that many Chinese born in the 1970s and ’80s still cherish. But for the later generations, who missed them on the big screen, an ongoing show titled Flashing Swords, Flickering Shadows – a Revisit […]

Kayyali brothers win Jiu-Jitsu World Children’s Cup

  AMMAN – Three ambitious brothers with a desire to be the best put their minds and all their effort into participating in the world’s biggest jiu-jitsu championship and ended up landing two gold medals as a result of their determination. 16-year-old Laith Kayyali, 15-year-old Hazem Kayyali and 10-year-old Zaki Kayyali represented Jordan at the […]

Kung fu show celebrates 10 years with new technology

Kung fu show celebrates 10 years with new technology

  Performers of Chun Yi: The Legend of Kung Fu, which celebrates its 10-year anniversary, wow the audience. [Photo provided to China Daily] If Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan introduced Chinese kung fu to the world, then Chun Yi: The Legend of Kung Fu further explains the ancient philosophy behind the strength and muscle-defying feats […]

NanoTech’s Iron Dragon TV Launches with Live Streaming Event Hosted by Tim Kennedy and Guy Mezger

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — NanoTech Entertainment (OTC Pink: NTEK), a pioneer in bringing state-of-the-art television experiences to consumers, announced today that Iron Dragon TV will officially launch on Friday, November 21st at 8:00 pm CST highlighted by a live streaming broadcast. The live broadcast will be hosted by MMA legend Guy […]

Get Intense, Build Muscle & Burn Fat With New Ignite By SPRI Fitness Media Series

NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — SPRI, the leading manufacturer and distributor of exercise products, announced today its extension into fitness media with its new Ignite by SPRI at-home workout series. Capitalizing on the high-intensity interval training (HIIT) craze (currently the No.1 fitness trend), the new fitness programs feature intense workouts designed by two […]