Hot Chinese Ask-a-Celebrity Mobile App Mysteriously Goes Dark

  • Fenda’s abrupt silence raises speculation about censorship
  • Backers included the son of Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin

It was China’s latest hot social media trend, where anyone could pay hundreds of dollars to fire off questions at celebrities such as “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” swordswoman Zhang Ziyi. And then, abruptly, it wasn’t.

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