Singaporean actor Lawrence Wong has turned into a superstar in China with his role in the hugely popular period drama Story of Yanxi Palace as general Hai Lan Cha.
K-pop stars HyunA and E’Dawn, both of whom are currently dating, have been sacked by their management agency, Cube Entertainment.
Actress Julie Tan has broken her silence after being pulled into the ongoing quarrel between showbiz veterans Hong Huifang and Pan Lingling.
Veteran Singaporean actress Zoe Tay recently marked her 30th anniversary in show business – and she celebrated with a sweet treat.
Que Jianyu set a Guinness World Record for the fastest time to solve three Rubik’s cubes while juggling. A 12-year-old boy from China is going viral on the Internet for solving three Rubik’s cubes simultaneously while juggling them. News site Shanghaiist posted a video of the astounding feat by Que Jianyu on its Facebook page on Monday (9 April).
Entertainment and lifestyle magazines 8 Days and i-Weekly will stop their print editions by the end of September and continue publishing through only their digital platforms, said their publisher Mediacorp on Thursday (12 April).
Singaporean singer-songwriter JJ Lin made the first stop of his world tour, "Sanctuary" on 17 and 18 March at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai. The 36-year-old Lin performed 30 songs, including ”A Thousand Years Later” and "Brave New World", all while battling the flu. Lin was joined on stage by Canadian music producer, David Foster, who is also the tour director. The duo performed ”I Will Always Love You”, a song which Foster produced for the 1992 film, “The Bodyguard”. " Foster praised Lin, saying, “He has been sick for a few days now, but he still performs so well. It’s really impressive.” The three-hour concert ended with the song “Little Big Us”, which he dedicated to the fans who helped him to become the singer that he is today. He also performed hit songs ”River South” and “Twilight” during the encore segment of the concert. Lin's next concert stop is on 31 March at Chengdu. Details of his concert in Singapore have yet to be revealed. For more information on other stops in the world tour, read more here: Mandopop singer JJ Lin announces new tour with 16 stops including Singapore . Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
Fans have been seeking out the fictional African kingdom of Wakanda, which the movie, “Black Panther" is set in. According to Hotels.com, searches for places such as Illinois' Makanda and Wauconda (pronounced identically to 'Wakanda'), Wisconsin's Wakanda Park, Fiji's Wakaya and Japan's Wakkanai experienced a surge recently after the movie's release in February. "Black Panther", which has already grossed more than US$1 billion in cinemas worldwide, has garnered positive reviews from critics and the general audience alike. It continues the story of T'Challa, played by Chadwick Boseman, after the events of 2016's Captain America: Civil War as he returns to the kingdom after his father's death. "Black Panther" is also the last film before Marvel Studio's ensemble "Avengers: Infinity War", which opens in cinemas in April. Jessica Chuang, Hotels.com Director, Regional Marketing Greater China, SEA and India said, "The film has touched the hearts and minds of millions of film fans around the world." "It's a brilliant watch and we regularly see that pop culture inspires travel choices. We love that holidaymakers are seeking the 'Black Panther's homeland, from Wisconsin to Japan." For more information on the results, read more here: https://sg.style.yahoo.com/black-panther-effect-travel-searches-092004392.html . Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
The Chinese zodiac for 2018 may be the Dog, but it's the Monkey that's taking our shows by storm. From the modern day Journey to the West-inspired 'A Korea Odyssey' (also known as Hwayugi) to the New Legends of Monkey (a remake of a Japanese production from the 70s and 80s), there are a few variations of the Great Sage Equal to Heaven and his band of friends. For those who enjoy a more classic Monkey King, Heavenly King Aaron Kwok returned as the titular character in The Monkey King 3 over the Lunar New Year. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
Chanel's Fall/Winter 2018/2019 fashion show at the Grand Palais in Paris, France, on 6 March 2018 saw many popular Asian celebrities in attendance. They included Mandopop stars Jay Chou and Jam Hsiao, Korean actress Park Shin-hye, and supermodels Liu Wen, Irene Kim and Soo Joo Park. Other celebrities, such as British actress Keira Knightley, were also in attendance. Here are some of their outfits. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
Popular Chinese singer-songwriter Joker Xue, known for his hit songs, “Actor”, “Serious Snow” and “Gentleman”, said that he would ‘disappear’ if he could not write any more good songs. The 35-year-old also shared his thoughts about his career and his passion for music with the media ahead of a private event in Singapore last month. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
Korean pop groups EXID, JBJ and B1A4 got the crowd screaming during their performances at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Wednesday night (21 Feb). They were part of Stargram’s 2018 Launch K-Pop show, together with violinist Eugene Park, classical singer Kwak Dong-hyun and dance group Optical Crew. Stargram coin is a cryptocurrency that can be used to purchase selected content, such as certain celebrity-related fan items. Fans can purchase tickets, special albums, items from affiliated shops and enjoy concert and fan-meeting privileges using these coins. For more photos, check out this slideshow: K-pop groups EXID, JBJ and B1A4 rock crowd at Singapore Indoor Stadium . Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
Singaporean singer Stefanie Sun Yanzi held a press conference on Friday (9 Feb) at the Arts House to promote her 13th album, "A Dancing Van Gogh". The 39-year-old singer also shared an anecdote about teaching her son to keep her pregnancy a secret before her official announcement. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
New K-pop group IN2IT recently celebrated the first 100 days of their debut during a showcase in Singapore on Friday (2 Feb). Ahead of the showcase at SOTA, Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore met with the eight lively members for an exclusive interview. IN2IT took turns sharing how they would ask someone out on Valentine's Day and Malaysian member Isaac also shared who was his best language student. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
BTOB's Eun-kwang with his brother, Eun-chong, at his new cafe, PLUSEIGHTTWO in Singapore. Take a look inside the cafe here: PHOTOS: Inside BTOB Eunkwang's new cafe in Singapore Find out why the cafe's owners decided to set up shop here in our exclusive interview here . Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
Popular K-pop girl group Miss A have officially disbanded, their management company JYP Entertainment announced on Wednesday (27 December). Miss A was known from 2010 to 2017 for their catchy dance-pop hits such “Bad Girl Good Girl”, “Hush”, “I Don’t Need A Man” and “Only You”. The four-member group was made up of Chinese members Fei and Jia, and Korean members Min and Suzy. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
Everyone wants to know what to expect from Stranger Things in its second season on Netflix, so here's everything we've learned so far about the popular show's return. Season 2 premiered on the streaming service Oct. 27.
More tickets are going on sale for Jay Chou’s next Singapore concert, thanks to demand. There is still hope for fans of Jay Chou who didn’t manage to snatch tickets to his upcoming concert in January next year. Additional tickets have been added to the Mandopop star’s one-night-only concert, thanks to “demand from fans”, according to a press release from concert organiser Multimedia Entertainment on Thursday (2 November).
Cinema operator Golden Village crowned the winners of its inaugural “GV25 Film Shorts” competition at the new Golden Village cineplex at SingPost Centre on Monday (30 October) evening. “GV25 Film Shorts” is a new grant scheme for aspiring filmmakers to make short films in Singapore.
“The Addams Family” will run from 15 to 26 November at the MES Theatre at Mediacorp. The Addams family is back! Wednesday, Pugsley, Gomez, Morticia as well as Uncle Fester and Grandma Frump will be in Singapore this November as part of a staging by UK production company Aria Entertainment. The play will see new conflicts among members of the popular family of darkness, mainly surrounding Wednesday’s new boyfriend and Gomez’s struggle to keep a secret from his wife.
McKinnon plays scary versions of Conway and Hillary Clinton in this epic 'SNL' digital short.
As the DC movie stars' opening monologue proves, two Wonder Women is better than one!