Kris Wu made his name as part of South Korean–Chinese boy band Exo, which amassed a large fan base in China. Photo: Handout Kris Wu made his name as part of South Korean–Chinese boy band Exo, which amassed a large fan base in China. Photo: Handout
Kris Wu made his name as part of South Korean–Chinese boy band Exo, which amassed a large fan base in China. Photo: Handout
Weibo

Weibo is trying to put a stop to China’s extreme celebrity fan culture

  • Fans of celebrities in China have earned a reputation for zealousness, harassment, doxxing and review bombing
  • Chinese authorities have promised to “severely crack down on” manipulating celebrities’ social media rankings

Topic |   Weibo
Kris Wu made his name as part of South Korean–Chinese boy band Exo, which amassed a large fan base in China. Photo: Handout Kris Wu made his name as part of South Korean–Chinese boy band Exo, which amassed a large fan base in China. Photo: Handout
Kris Wu made his name as part of South Korean–Chinese boy band Exo, which amassed a large fan base in China. Photo: Handout
READ FULL ARTICLE