China is the world’s second-largest movie market. Its TV industry has developed extensive ties with Hollywood in recent years.
Davis is based in Beijing and is a fluent Mandarin speaker. She has also worked in the
Beijing offices of The New York Times and Le Monde.
“Variety’s new China bureau is a testament to how important understanding this country and its market has become for the entertainment industry at large,” Davis stated.
She joins Variety’s growing team of international writers.