Wednesday, 30th July 2014
Entertainment
  • Cameron to release three "Avatar" sequels
    2nd August 2013
    Canadian director James Cameron is making three sequels to his film "Avatar", which will be released between 2016 and 2018, Fox Studios announced Thursday. The 2009 film is the highest-grossing movie on record, having ...
  • Chinese director to stage Stefan Zweig`s Novella
    2nd August 2013
    A play adaptation of Austrian writer Stefan Zweig`s novella "Letter From an Unknown Woman" will be performed on the Chinese stage later this year, according to its director Meng Jinghui. The novella tells the story of an ...
  • Disney, Weinstein to adapt "Artemis Fowl" book series into film
    30th July 2013
    Young adult fantasy book series "Artemis Fowl" about a 12-year-old millionaire criminal mastermind will be adapted into a feature film, Walt Disney Studios and the Weinstein Company said on Monday. The film will cover the ...
  • `Glee` cast, producers hold private memorial for Cory Monteith
    26th July 2013
    "Glee" cast, crew and producers held a private memorial on Thursday for star Cory Monteith, the 31-year-old heartthrob who died this month from an overdose of heroin and alcohol. Fox Television said in a statement that ...
  • Lady Gaga to perform at MTV Awards for first time since surgery
    26th July 2013
    Pop star Lady Gaga will debut new music at the MTV Video Music Awards in August in her first performance following hip surgery, the network said on Thursday. Grammy-winning Lady Gaga, 27, will perform her first single from ...
  • Liza Wang loses HK$3 million in Bulglary
    24th July 2013
    About HK$3 million (S$489,000) in cash and jewellery was stolen from Hong Kong veteran singer-actress Liza Wang`s three-storey home on Monday night, reported Hong Kong media. Police believe a burglar broke into her home by ...
  • Gita Surosowan marching band off to Netherlands
    17th July 2013
    The Gita Surosowan (MBGS) Marching Band from Banten province will leave for the Netherlands soon to represent Indonesia in a competition dubbed "World Music Contest (WMC)" which will be participated in by 28 countries. "We ...
  • U2 frontman Bono receives France`s highest cultural award
    17th July 2013
    Irish rock star and anti-poverty activist Bono received France`s highest cultural award on Tuesday for his contribution to music while being praised for using his fame to battle for humanitarian causes. The frontman of the ...
  • Canada coroner says "Glee" star Monteith died of overdose
    17th July 2013
    Cory Monteith, the 31-year-old heartthrob of Fox`s musical-comedy television series "Glee," died of an overdose of heroin and alcohol, Canadian authorities said on Tuesday. The British Columbia Coroners Service said in a ...
  • Shakespeare`s `Hamlet" to be seen everywhere on earth, Globe says
    17th July 2013
    Shakespeare`s Globe Theatre will perform "Hamlet" in every country in the world to introduce the Bard in English to audiences in some of the world`s most remote locations, the theatre announced on Tuesday. The tour will ...