Showbiz

  • ‘I’ll chop your head off while you’re still alive’: Nasyid singer behind flat Earth debate gets death threat

    1 hour ago

    ‘I’ll chop your head off while you’re still alive’: Nasyid singer behind flat Earth debate gets death threat

    PETALING JAYA, Feb 18 — Nasyid singer Suhaimi Saad has received a death threat on his personal Facebook page after ruffling the Internet’s feathers with his controversial...

  • RM600,000 price tag to Altimet's ultimate farewell concert

    1 hour ago

    RM600,000 price tag to Altimet's ultimate farewell concert

    PETALING JAYA, Feb 18 — When Altimet bows out, he does it big time. Word has it that his farewell concert, The Final Altimet Show on Saturday night cost more than RM600,000 to...

  • Short of roles for Asians and height, Malaysian Aaron Teoh takes to ‘The King and I’ role with delight

    2 hours ago

    Short of roles for Asians and height, Malaysian Aaron Teoh takes to ‘The King and I’ role with delight

  • Veteran comedian AR Badul suffers heart attack, warded at IJN

    3 hours ago

    Veteran comedian AR Badul suffers heart attack, warded at IJN

  • Shila Amzah confirms pregnancy; happy news duly trends on Weibo

    4 hours ago

    Shila Amzah confirms pregnancy; happy news duly trends on Weibo

  • Korean superstars BTS set to conquer the world of toys, this time with Funko doll line

    5 hours ago

    Korean superstars BTS set to conquer the world of toys, this time with Funko doll line

  • Rarer than a Sumatran rhino: A woman composer

    5 hours ago

    Rarer than a Sumatran rhino: A woman composer

  • ‘No love scenes’ for Hagler as boxing legend eyes more silver screen action

    8 hours ago

    ‘No love scenes’ for Hagler as boxing legend eyes more silver screen action

  • The cyborgs of ‘Alita’ vanquish rivals in US box office

    10 hours ago

    The cyborgs of ‘Alita’ vanquish rivals in US box office

  • Chicago police seek follow-up interview with ‘Empire’ actor

    1 day ago

    Chicago police seek follow-up interview with ‘Empire’ actor

  • Lee Radziwill, sister of Jackie Kennedy Onassis, dead at 85, say reports

    1 day ago

    Lee Radziwill, sister of Jackie Kennedy Onassis, dead at 85, say reports

Our Picks in Showbiz

  • Farid Kamil hopes for return of passport to study in Australia

    8 hours ago

    Farid Kamil hopes for return of passport to study in Australia

  • Watch Benedict Cumberbatch as Satan in ‘Good Omens’

    8 hours ago

    Watch Benedict Cumberbatch as Satan in ‘Good Omens’

  • Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom hint at engagement

    8 hours ago

    Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom hint at engagement

  • Organisers do away with awarding Oscars in ad breaks

    8 hours ago

    Organisers do away with awarding Oscars in ad breaks

More News

  • With ‘Roma’, Alfonso Cuaron reinvents how he makes films

    1 day ago

    With ‘Roma’, Alfonso Cuaron reinvents how he makes films

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 17 — Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron has experimented before with styles and genres, from space epic Gravity to road trip coming-of-age tale Y Tu Mama Tambien...

  • ‘Synonyms’ by Israel’s Nadav Lapid wins Berlin filmfest top prize

    1 day ago

    ‘Synonyms’ by Israel’s Nadav Lapid wins Berlin filmfest top prize

    BERLIN, Feb 17 — Israeli director Nadav Lapid won the Golden Bear top prize at the Berlin film festival Saturday for Synonyms about an expatriate in Paris wrestling with his...

  • Ong Seong-wu crashes fanmeeting ticketing site

    1 day ago

    Ong Seong-wu crashes fanmeeting ticketing site

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 16 — Former Wanna One member Ong Seong-wu had quite the response to ticket sales for his upcoming fanmeeting in Kuala Lumpur. Within 10 minutes, fans had so...

  • Swiss actor Bruno Ganz dies at 77, says agent

    1 day ago

    Swiss actor Bruno Ganz dies at 77, says agent

    BERLIN, Feb 16 — Bruno Ganz, the Swiss actor who  gave a masterful performance as Adolf Hitler in Downfall, has died aged 77, his agent said today. Ganz, who died at his...

  • Movies from China, Israel tipped for Berlin filmfest gold

    2 days ago

    Movies from China, Israel tipped for Berlin filmfest gold

    BERLIN, Feb 16 — A Chinese epic on the impact of the former one-child policy and an adventurous, sexually explicit Israeli drama about an expatriate in Paris looked to be the...

  • Suspects in alleged attack on ‘Empire’ actor released

    2 days ago

    Suspects in alleged attack on ‘Empire’ actor released

    CHICAGO, Feb 16 — Suspects arrested in connection with an alleged racist and homophobic assault on Empire actor Jussie Smollett in Chicago were released yesterday, police said....

  • Mexican actor apologises for racial slur against ‘Roma’ actress

    2 days ago

    Mexican actor apologises for racial slur against ‘Roma’ actress

    MEXICO CITY, Feb 16 — A Mexican soap opera star apologised yesterday for using a racial slur to describe actress Yalitza Aparicio, whose performance in the critically acclaimed...

  • ‘Narcos’ star unveils ‘first resistance film’ of Bolsonaro era

    2 days ago

    ‘Narcos’ star unveils ‘first resistance film’ of Bolsonaro era

    BERLIN, Feb 16 — Narcos star Wagner Moura premiered his new movie about a 1960s resistance hero yesterday, calling it the first Brazilian blockbuster to attack state repression...

  • Oscar organisers scrap plan to award four Oscars in commercial breaks

    2 days ago

    Oscar organisers scrap plan to award four Oscars in commercial breaks

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 16 — The organisers of the Oscars ceremony yesterday scrapped a plan to award four Academy Awards during commercial breaks in the Feb 24 telecast, following an...

  • Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom hint at engagement with ring picture

    2 days ago

    Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom hint at engagement with ring picture

    LONDON, Feb 15 — Pop star Katy Perry and her Hollywood actor boyfriend Orlando Bloom have hinted they are engaged, posting a picture of the American singer sporting a large...

  • Benedict Cumberbatch to play Satan in ‘Good Omens’ (VIDEO)

    2 days ago

    Benedict Cumberbatch to play Satan in ‘Good Omens’ (VIDEO)

    LONDON, Feb 15 — The British actor has joined the cast of Good Omens, a fantasy series to be released on May 31 on Amazon Prime Video, as announced by the platform at its TCA...

  • Jason Momoa to join ‘Dune’ cast

    2 days ago

    Jason Momoa to join ‘Dune’ cast

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 15 — The latest name to join a stellar cast for Denis Villeneuve’s epic sci-fi remake Dune appears to be Jason Momoa of Aquaman, Game of Thrones and Stargate...

  • Rapper 21 Savage chides ‘broken’ US immigration enforcement

    2 days ago

    Rapper 21 Savage chides ‘broken’ US immigration enforcement

    NEW YORK, Feb 15 — Rapper 21 Savage today said he was “definitely targeted” by US immigration agents who detained him earlier this month on the grounds he had been living...

  • S. Korea TV station apologises over ‘spycam’ controversy

    3 days ago

    S. Korea TV station apologises over ‘spycam’ controversy

    SEOUL, Feb 15 — A major South Korean TV station was forced to apologise after airing a performance by a well-known rapper in which he appeared to endorse secretly-filmed...

  • Get a dose of entertainment and women empowerment at ‘The POMpuan Show’

    3 days ago

    Get a dose of entertainment and women empowerment at ‘The POMpuan Show’

    PETALING JAYA, Feb 15 — A group of women has teamed up to celebrate International Women’s Day with a dose of sassy. Written, produced and performed by women, The POMPuan Show...

  • Still on trial but Farid Kamil hopes for return of passport to study in Australia

    3 days ago

    Still on trial but Farid Kamil hopes for return of passport to study in Australia

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 — Actor and director Datuk Farid Kamil is hoping to get his passport back from the court so he can continue his studies with his wife Datin Diana Danielle...

  • Chicago police reject report ‘Empire’ actor investigated for staging attack

    3 days ago

    Chicago police reject report ‘Empire’ actor investigated for staging attack

    CHICAGO, Feb 15 — Chicago police dismissed a media report yesterday that officers were investigating whether Empire actor Jussie Smollett staged being physically assaulted...

  • Oscar organisers struggle to keep show relevant

    3 days ago

    Oscar organisers struggle to keep show relevant

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 15 — From going without a host to handing out key awards during commercial breaks, to a quickly nixed idea for a popular film category — Oscar organisers are...

  • ‘Frozen 2’ trailer sparks speculation about new characters, elements symbolism

    3 days ago

    ‘Frozen 2’ trailer sparks speculation about new characters, elements symbolism

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 15 — Just as love conquered fear in 2013 smash Frozen” there are new challenges for our heroines and heroes to overcome in Disney’s first trailer for Frozen...