Chinese Cinema to Ban Sharon Stone after quake comments

HONG KONG — Sharon Stone, who last year was a guest of the Shanghai International Film Festival, now faces a boycott of her films in China after she suggested the devastating May 12 earthquake there could have been the result of bad “karma.” Stone’s remarks, made Thursday at the Festival de Cannes, pondered a link between the earthquake — which to date has taken the lives of more than 65000 — and China’s treatment of ethnic Tibetans and their exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama–Hollywood Reporter