China Would Like Superhero Films to Stop Pandering and Actually Give Chinese Actors Substantial Roles

The box office trends of the last few years have made abundantly clear that would-be summer blockbusters are reliant on China for their profits. And one way these movies try to get the upper hand in that market is by putting a famous Chinese face in the movie, usually or about two seconds. China has noticed.

Iron Man 3 Actress Rebecca Hall Explains Why Her Character 'Just Got Shot Out of Nowhere'

Rebecca Hall says that Maya Hansen, her character in Iron Man 3, didn’t exactly end up like she thought it would. Now Hall has explained more about how, instead of the “substantial” role she signed up for, she ended up being a minor character who got unceremoniously shot by the film’s villain, Aldrich Killian.