Online sensation amatuer porn star arrested in China
Chinese woman who became an online sensation after posting an amatuer
pornographic video of herself on the internet has been detained in Shanghai,
according to state media. The twelve minute video showed the woman, surnamed
Huang, performing unnamed "sex acts", the official China Daily said in its
weekend edition, without going into any detail. "It soon became one of the most
popular amatuer downloads on the mainland, with thousands of people
downloading it last month," the report cited the local police as saying
in a statement.
woman set up a blog, hoping to profit from her notoriety and sell
interviews with herself for up to 30,000 yuan ($US4383) at a time, the
newspaper said. Despite the police's best efforts, the amatuer porn
video is still available online, it added, without saying what penalty
the woman may have to pay. Pornography is illegal in China, although
it is widely available on pirated DVDs throughout the country, and obviously
on the internet.