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'The Big Bang Theory' and 'The Good Wife' among American shows ordered off Chinese websites

Chinese authorities have ordered video streaming websites in the country to stop showing four popular American TV shows, including The Big Bang Theory and The Good Wife, representatives from two sites said Sunday.

The move suggests government attention is intensifying on the online streaming industry, which is freer than state television and China’s cinemas to show foreign productions and other content and has stretched the boundaries of what can be seen in the country.

A spokeswoman for a leading online video site, Youku, said it had received notification on Saturday not to show sitcom The Big Bang Theory, political and legal drama The Good Wife, crime drama NCIS and legal drama The Practice. Of those, Youku showed only The Good Wife.┬áThe State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television didn’t give a reason for its order, said the spokeswoman, who couldn’t be named because of company policy. READ FULL STORY

Colin Hanks welcomes baby girl

Colin Hanks has welcomed his second child with wife Samantha Bryant, according to People. Baby daughter Charlotte Bryant joins older sister Olivia Jane, 2.

Hanks, the son of Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks, played a prominent role in season six of Dexter and recently appeared on NCIS. He and Bryant have been married since 2010.

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