Showbiz

Shout out from the rooftops: New cinematic experience for Malaysians

By Dennis Chua - Friday, 13 January 2017.

KUALA LUMPUR: The creators of the popular Helipad Cinema are now launching a new outdoor cinema – the Roof Terrace Film Club.

Jom G.E.M! Mandopop superstar G.E.M's documentary, 'G-Force', premieres in M'sia

By Loong Wai Ting - Friday, 13 January 2017.

KUALA LUMPUR: Gloria Tang Tsz-Kei, better known by her stage name G.E.M. (an acronym for ‘Get Everybody Moving’) is no stranger to the Mandopop scene.

Naomi Campbell reveals she was almost robbed in Paris

By AP - Saturday, 7 January 2017.

NEW YORK: Supermodel Naomi Campbell has revealed that she was the victim of an attempted robbery in Paris years ago.

Earnestly Emma

By Aref Omar - Friday, 6 January 2017.

Romantic musical La La Land, starring Emma Stone, opened in cinemas yesterday. Aref Omar lists some big-screen work from the 28-year-old Hollywood actress

What's up with 2017? Groove Editor's note

Friday, 6 January 2017.

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Sheila Majid: Music's warrior princess

By Loong Wai Ting - Friday, 6 January 2017.

Evergreen singer Datuk Sheila Majid reminisces on her long career and reflects on the state of the music industry, writes Loong Wai Ting

Groove beats: To more Glory Days

Friday, 6 January 2017.

Glory Days

Raising awareness for Rohingya

By TAHIR ALHAMZAH - Friday, 6 January 2017.

NUMEROUS celebrities took to the stage for poetry-reading and song performances with messages of peace at Istana Budaya during the 10-hour-long Doa Untukmu Rohingya event in Kuala Lumpur on New Year’s day.

MPO's Family Day treats

By Dennis Chua - Friday, 6 January 2017.

THE Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra starts the new year with its Family Fun Day concerts at 3pm tomorrow and 2.30pm on Sunday at the Dewan Filharmonik Petronas in KLCC, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur.

Tan Sri SM Salim; Gone but not forgotten

By BIBI NURSHUHADA RAMLI - Friday, 6 January 2017.

The late singing legend Tan Sri SM Salim will forever be remembered not only for his passion for traditional Malay music but also his natural sense of humour, writes Bibi Nurshuhada Ramli

Gilmore Girls, 10 years on

By SYAHIRAH MOKHTAZAR - Friday, 6 January 2017.

Gilmore Girls, 10 years on

Malaysia's lip-sync star becomes internet sensation

By SYAHIRAH MOKHTAZAR - Thursday, 5 January 2017.

KUALA LUMPUR: At first glance, Nurul Nurizzati Mohd Raffi looks like your average 19-year-old. In fact, she is.

Fattah's hit tune 'Wanita Terakhir' is for Neelofa

By TAHIR ALHAMZAH - Thursday, 5 January 2017.

KUALA LUMPUR: Popular actor Fattah Amin admitted that the song 'Wanita Terakhir' is meant for the one and only person in his mind.

'You're terminated!': Schwarzenegger takes over Trump's 'Apprentice'

By AFP - Wednesday, 4 January 2017.

NEW YORK: When Donald Trump hosted “The Celebrity Apprentice,” he dismissed contestants with what became his indelible catchphrase: “You’re fired.”

Mariah Carey's mike malfunctions mar NY New Year's show

By AFP - Monday, 2 January 2017.

NEW YORK: Mariah Carey surely must be hoping that her 2017 goes better than 2016 ended.

Benedict Cumberbatch and Sherlock Holmes is match made in history

By Reuters - Sunday, 1 January 2017.

Why does actor Benedict Cumberbatch cut such a dash as British literary detective Sherlock Holmes?

REEL: Thrilling start for Assassin's Creed

By Loong Wai Ting - Sunday, 1 January 2017.

BEFORE Australia-born director Justin Kurzel announced that he would be helming the Ubisoft video game franchise, Assassin’s Creed, fans were already busy splicing hours worth of gameplay and scenes (from the game) into customised “movies” of their own.

New Year, new Cakra

By SYAHIRAH MOKHTAZAR - Sunday, 1 January 2017.

Indonesian singer Cakra Khan is ready to step out of his comfort zone, writes Syahirah Mokhtazar

Sci-fi with huge dollop of romance

By BIBI NURSHUHADA RAMLI - Sunday, 1 January 2017.

CAN you imagine leaving behind Earth and the people you love for a new life on another planet?

Waiting for love

By TAHIR ALHAMZAH - Sunday, 1 January 2017.

IFAAT Hamani and Afeef Adwan are good friends from school. Right before Afeef (Ashraf Muslim) goes overseas to pursue his studies, his mother decides that he has to get married.

First Beatles manager Allan Williams dies

By AFP - Saturday, 31 December 2016.

LONDON: Allan Williams, the first manager of The Beatles who drove the band on their formative trip to Hamburg in 1960, has died at the age of 86, his old club announced.

Last Christmas: Coldplay's Chris Martin sings George Michael

By AP - Friday, 30 December 2016.

LONDON: Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has paid tribute to fellow British singer George Michael during a visit to a London homeless shelter.

Tan Sri Francis Yeoh to receive Capri Legend Humanitarian Award

By NST - Friday, 30 December 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Capri Hollywood International Film Festival will be honouring Tan Sri Francis Yeoh with its Capri Legend Humanitarian Award, in recognition of his philanthropic endeavours through music.

Hollywood's 'princess' Carrie Fisher dead at 60

By AFP - Wednesday, 28 December 2016.

LOS ANGELES: After decades of fast living that her fearless “Star Wars” character Princess Leia would have struggled to keep up with, Carrie Fisher died Tuesday, days after suffering a heart attack. She was 60.

Beats: Fresh face, fresh voice

By Loong Wai Ting - Tuesday, 27 December 2016.

Indonesian singer and songwriter Rendy Pandugo tells

Telly Talk: Fallon to host Golden Globes

By TAHIR ALHAMZAH - Tuesday, 27 December 2016.

JIMMY Fallon, the late-night talk show entertainer, will be hosting the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards on RTL CBS Entertainment, live from the United States on Jan 9 at 8am.

Counting down to Primework Studio's J-Revolusi film, TV series, book, mobile app, website and soundtrack

By BIBI NURSHUHADA RAMLI - Tuesday, 27 December 2016.

A multi-tiered promotional campaign for the upcoming action flick promises more than just screen entertainment, writes Bibi Nurshuhada Ramli

Moving tale of filial expectations

By Loong Wai Ting - Tuesday, 27 December 2016.

VETERAN Hong Kong actress Nina Paw (Rigor Mortis, Lost In Time) has a good chance to add a Best Actress trophy to her collection following her remarkable performance as a mother who longs to re-connect with her son in Show Me Your Love.

Beats: Life's a rap

By Loong Wai Ting - Monday, 26 December 2016.

Rapper Altimet tells Loong Wai Ting his latest album is his best effort yet