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From getting expelled to being a prolific musician, here are 5 facts you never knew about the 36-year-old actor.
Award-winning filmmaker David Gelb, the man behind much-lauded food documentaries Chef’s Table, Jiro Dreams of Sushi and Wolfgang, has a new film. This time Gelb has crafted a documentary, featuring one of Singapore’s most iconic and most contested dishes: chicken rice. Deviating from his signature chefs-as-singular visionaries concept, Poached casts a spotlight on not one but three chefs entangled in a feud. In the 5.5-min short, he documents the hostile rivalry between the disgruntled former h
Ncuti Gatwa is the new Doctor Who. The Rwanda born Scottish actor has been confirmed by the BBC as the 14th incarnation of the iconic character. Gatwa becomes the first black actor to play the Time Lord in the famous British sci-fi series. He takes over from Jodie Whittaker, who was the first woman to play the Doctor. Ncuti Gatwa kept his Doctor Who selection a secret ‘A true honour’, says the actor Gatwa, who is 29, attained critical acclaim for his performance in Netflix series Sex Education.
Takashi Murakami is known for blending pop art and Asian fine arts, but for his latest exhibition in New York, he is moving into the metaverse.
Unlike traditional caviar, which come from fish eggs, escamoles are ant eggs. Dare to try it?
Ukraine won the Eurovision Song Contest Sunday with an infectious hip-hop folk melody, as the embattled nation rides a wave of public support across Europe.
If you’re someone who loves bingeing on spine-chilling true crime documentaries on Netflix into the wee hours of the night, we’ve got you covered with this compilation of the best shows to watch. Infamous and sensationalised serial killers, from Ted Bundy to Richard Ramirez (Night Stalker), have fascinated people for years with their prevalence in the news and entertainment sections, feeding the public’s appetite for the macabre. So it’s no surprise that many serial killer documentaries and true
It’s a jungle out there in the corporate world. Competition is fierce, and everyone has to hustle their way through it in order to survive – they’d be lucky if they could thrive. However, knowledge is power, and at the end of the day, The Heavens above are a reflection of the Earth itself – just as the Earth below is a reflection of The Heavens. Thus, the corporate jungle is merely a reflection of the astrological jungle – and vice-versa! Here’s an astrological guide that’ll give you a keen insi
Perhaps you’re thinking of heading to Malaysia now that the borders have opened, but if you’re not exactly keen on spending your weekend cafe hopping in Johor Bahru, then maybe Desaru Coast should be on your cards. If you’re not already familiar with the place, the area was recently recognised as World’s Greatest Places 2021 by TIME Magazine, the only destination in Malaysia to make the list last year. Plus, it’s only a 1.5 to two-hour journey by car if you’re driving from Singapore, so you have
Their menfolk are the last pocket of resistance in the Ukrainian city of Mariupol, holed up in a warren of underground tunnels and bunkers at the vast Azovstal steelworks under heavy Russian bombardment.
There are serious veterans and huge household names at this year's Cannes Film Festival, from Tom Cruise to Baz Luhrmann to David Cronenberg.
Add New Zealand to the list of countries you can visit next. The country will fully reopen its borders starting 11:59 pm on 31 July 2022, announced New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on 11 May. Speaking at Business NZ lunch in Auckland virtually, the Prime Minister said that “the international border will reopen to all tourists and visa holders two months earlier than planned on July 31”. The decision comes days after international travellers began landing at the Auckland Airport after Ne
We ask Pixi founder Petra Strand her personal favs from the cult beauty brand. Get beauty tips too!
High-kicking showgirls and nightly cabaret shows at the famed Parisian Lido club on the Champs-Elysees are set to be a thing of the past after the venue's new owner confirmed mass lay-offs on Thursday.
If your idea of an island escape over a long weekend is to Bali, we’ve got a spot that’s just for you. Plus, you’ll even get a well-deserved respite from the bustling bars in Ubud after a long day. We’re talking about Buahan, a Banyan Tree Escape that’s set to open on 14 June 2022 in an off-the-beaten-track, untouched part of northern Ubud. The 16 balés (villas) is an invitation for guests to be a part of the greater nature, introducing a “no walls, no doors” concept throughout the property. “We
Pope Francis on Sunday canonised a Frenchman murdered in the desert, a Dutch priest killed in a Nazi concentration camp and an Indian lay convert among 10 new saints officially proclaimed on Sunday.
From BTS’s history-making win to Drake’s multiple accolades, here’s the full list of winners at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards. The 2022 Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs) ceremony was held at MGM Grand Garden Arena in the American city of Las Vegas on 15 May. The event was hosted by Sean “Diddy” Combs, a two-time winner at BBMAs. Honouring top artists on the Billboard chart in 62 categories, the awards for 2022 were given for Billboard chart dates from 10 April 2021 through 26 March 2022. 2022 Bil
Is the reign of the tall finally coming to an end? Long criticised and mocked, short men are now enjoying a moment in the spotlight on social networks — and are conquering women’s hearts. Gone are the days when women would pass up dates and potential relationships because of a few centimetres, shattering the prejudices weighing on the shoulders of shorter men. On social media, the phenomenon translates into the ‘Short Kings’ hashtag, which is gaining more traction every day. Everything small is
When it comes to internationally renowned cinema, Switzerland may not be the first country that immediately springs to mind, but a law being voted on this Sunday seeks to change that by forcing streaming services to invest in local moviemaking.
Wanderlust-ing but not quite ready to book your tickets? Fill your tummy instead with the glorious food of Italy, at Amazon's Italy Fair, happening from now till 24 May on Amazon.