More to be explained soon… but get set for a surprise! Just in time for Chinese New Year, the show has a brand-new Hollywood reporter (based in Hollywood). Check her out here….
XiXi Yang is an entertainment TV personality, executive producer, and a social media maven. Mostly known for creating PopStopTV.com – a new media network that generates over 6 million unique visitors a month and celebrates pop culture for the web 2.0 generation - she is a fresh faced entrepreneur who utilizes the power of Internet as well as television and radio to connect with the youth culture!
More than just a cookie-cutter entertainment host, XiXi thrives to redefine pop culture and give viewers a behind-the-scenes look at everything happening in young Hollywood!
XiXi immigrated to America with her family as a young child. Her entrepreneurial instincts began as a kid when she started her own online celebrity gossip sites using self-taught, simple HTML codes on the then-popular sites Expage, Xanga, Geocities, and Angelfire (ah, yes!). She discovered her fiery passion for cultural diversity, pop culture, and current affairs. When she was 15 years old, her article “Comparing Cultural Differences: American and Chinese High School Students” was published in Chinese Yangzi newspaper. Since XiXi was one of the youngest student contributors, CCTV China conducted a short interview with her and showed her the power of media. XiXi began her career studying Mass Media Communications and Journalism at New York University. While in college, she guest hosted for mtvU’s “College Dean’s Countdown”, DMTV (Channel 18 in NYC/NJ), and Blender Magazine. After she made the big move to Los Angeles in 2009, Hollywood came calling. XiXi Yang started covering red carpet events for All Entertainment TV, MSN, and became the Sunday host for Facebook News Television, where she dished on all the latest new media happenings and connected viewers with their favorite celebrities through Facebook. (Facebook News Television was distributed to over half-a-million websites in 150 countries worldwide.)
During her two-year venture, XiXi Yang produced segments, directed shoots, edited, and interviewed many of Hollywood’s biggest stars such as Natalie Portman, Russell Brand, and Olivia Wilde. Although XiXi had achieved a great amount of success at a very young age, it was her drive and passion for finding the next big story and sharing it with everyone on the World Wide Web that led her to launch and create PopStop TV Network. XiXi had her fingers on the pulse of next generation and was passionate about creating an entertainment destination with flare and style! The next generation wants more authentic, out-of-the-box type of programs and XiXi works hard every day to give her viewers a taste of what’s really going on in Tinseltown.
Some of XiXi’s exclusive celebrity interviews for PopStop TV have been featured in LA Times, Yahoo! Movies, AOL’s Spinner, Celebuzz, JustJared.com, MTV News, and various entertainment networks.
From conducting one-on-one interviews with celebrities of all mediums to bringing sassiness and humor to the tube, XiXi is known for her spunky personality and natural affinity to connect with people from all walks of life. She’s also passionate about predicting the next big thing in social media and entertainment. In 2010, before Twitter.com was one of the most popular destinations online, XiXi Yang created a quirky web show called “Tweet Talk”, the first celebrity-driven show that focuses on Twitter and Twitter trends.
XiXi Yang has a passion for finding that next big story and sharing it with viewers! She lives only by one motto: “Breaking news is not half as fun as making them!"
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