We know what Shatner, Nimoy, Stewart and the like are up to these days, but what about those other valuable Starfleet officers that entertained us so? Where are the crew members of ‘Star Trek’ now?
A live-action adaptation of the iconic manga comic (also filmed as a seminal 1988 anime) has been in Hollywood development hell for decades with many huge names including Leonardo DiCaprio, Chris Evans, Keanu Reeves, and Christopher Nolan all linked with the project at various stages. 1982-1990 – Katsuhiro Otomo launches his original manga. Set in Neo-Tokyo, 2019 after the nuclear apocalypse, it tells the epic story of youngsters Kaneda, Tetsuo against the backdrop of gang violence, psychic kids and motorbike chases.
Thor: Ragnarok , the threequel in the ongoing saga of the Asgardian Avenger, finds our hammer-less hero (again played by Chris Hemsworth) trapped by a cosmic being and forced to fight his not-so-jolly green friend, the Hulk (with Mark Ruffalo back as Bruce Banner). Meanwhile, across the galaxy, Thor’s homeland is facing destruction. Along with returning characters like Tom Hiddleston’s Loki, Anthony Hopkins’s Odin, and even Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange, the film introduces Cate Blanchett as the death-goddess Hela and Tessa Thompson as Thor’s formidable ally Valkyrie. ...
Artbox Singapore will be held on 14-16 April and 21-23 April at the Bayfront Event Space from 3pm to 11pm. Thailand’s famous creative pop-up market Artbox is coming to Singapore instead this April, bringing with it a host of other activities. Artbox Singapore will feature its iconic fairy lights installation, along with an array of over 200 international vendors, gastronomic eats from over 60 food stalls and a beer market for shoppers to indulge in.
Newly-opened seafood restaurant K-tower features from three- to nine-tiered hot pot towers, making it perfect for a meal with friends and family. Located along Amoy Street, choice of seafood include Boston Lobsters and Canadian Oysters. Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
After Zack Snyder called the shots on ‘Man of Steel,’ ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’ and the upcoming ‘Justice League,’ it looks like there’s a new director in the frame for Superman’s next solo movie. According to Collider, Warner Bros and DC are pressing on with a second ‘Man of Steel’ movie starring Henry Cavill, and they want British director Matthew Vaughn to take the helm.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Hart and the bad bunny he plays in "The Secret Life of Pets" were both winners at the Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday night..
Forgotten island. Lost civilization. Giant gorilla. Prehistoric monsters. Reckless adventurers. All the seminal ingredients have been stirred together to form Kong: Skull Island, Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures’ reboot of the classic ape story that has captured the imagination of moviegoers for more than 80 years.
Wolverine continues to flex his considerable muscles at the box office, with Hugh Jackman’s X-Men swan song Logan already closing in on $300 million in global ticket sales in less than a week. As Marvel fans undoubtedly know, the film is very loosely based on Old Man Logan, an eight-issue 2008 miniseries by writer Mark Millar and artist Steven McNiven. The film distills the Old Man Logan story to its essence: Logan, long retired from crimefighting in a dystopian future bereft of fellow superheroes, embarks on a hazardous road trip with an old friend — a journey of self-discovery in which tragedy spurs a renewed sense of purpose.
When South Korean actor-singer, Lee Joon-gi promised to deliver a “concert-like fan meeting” in Singapore, he wasn’t joking. Lee Joon Gi performed a cover of TT, a hit song by popular K-pop girl group, TWICE. The 34-year-old’s first fan meeting in Singapore is part of his “Thank You” Asia Tour, and also the headline act for HSBC Women’s Champions music festival.
Let’s face it, they do pretty well money-wise in their day jobs on the big and small screen. But for these stars, hocking a product proved really lucrative.
Emma Watson smartened up for the LA premiere of Beauty and the Beast, forgoing her usual Disney princess gowns for a much chicer ensemble. The star wore a strapless black jumpsuit straight off the runway from Oscar de la Renta’s AW17 collection.
As part of International Women’s Day, Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore celebrates the fighting spirit of three outstanding female individuals from various industries. It’s a man’s man’s world as Singapore stand-up comedienne Sharul Channa knows it. Five years ago when Singapore’s comedy scene was in its infancy, Sharul easily stood out, mainly because she was a woman in a male-dominated scene.
A rare sequel that equaled — or exceeded — its predecessor, Aliens marked its 30th anniversary last July with a cast reunion at San Diego Comic-Con. Yahoo Movies spent time with the full crew before they took the stage; during our discussion we had to ask how director James Cameron came up with those indelible lines uttered by Bill Paxton’s unhinged space marine Hudson. ...
It’s here – ‘Kong: Skull Island’ just got its final trailer, and it’s absolutely epic. After teasing a new (and final) trailer for ‘Kong: Skull Island’, the folks at Warner Bros. have really treated us with this crazy, brutal and monster-filled clip. Featuring King Kong himself, it looks as though the colossal King of the Apes is going to be facing plenty of other creatures in his latest adventure.
It’s a well-known fact that Singapore never sleeps, but given the lineup of events of this weekend, it seems the city doesn’t even rest, either.
Moonlight won Best Picture at the 89th Academy Awards — but not without some unexpected bonus drama. Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, presenting Best Picture to honor the 50th anniversary of Bonnie and Clyde, announced La La Land as the winner, and the acceptance speeches had begun when the mistake was announced. La La Land had won six awards earlier in the evening, after a record-tying 14 nominations. The belated Best Picture award raised Moonlight‘s total to three, following honors for Adapted Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor for Mahershala Ali. ...
The film is visually compelling, but the overall cinematic experience is sketchy and, at times, even tedious. This film is set during World War II – a time when Subhash Chandra Bose’s Indian National Army (INA) was waging it’s own war of liberation against the British Empire. In this tumult, a feisty Bollywood action star Julie (Kangana Ranaut) is asked to entertain English and Indian troops at the India-Burma border.
Fans of the adorable range of Disney stuffed toys in Singapore will now be able to see their larger-than-life counterparts in a roving parade next Thursday (2 March). The Tsum Tsum parade will start at 4.30pm from Bugis Junction, Bugis Square Level 1, and will end at 5.45pm at the Plaza Singapura Atrium. Fans can join in the event and walk alongside six two-metre tall inflatables of popular Disney characters such as Mickey Mouse, Winnie the Pooh, Olaf and many more.
Remember that Golden Globes TV spot with Emma Watson singing “Belle”? Well, you ain’t heard nothing yet. Disney on Monday released a longer version of the opening number from the live- action Beauty and the Beast, featuring even more crooning from Watson’s book-loving heroine as she endures the scorn of her fellow villagers. (Watch above.)
Chuck Wendig’s forthcoming novel Star Wars: Aftermath — Empire’s End, which is considered canon by Lucasfilm, has a chapter dedicated to perhaps the most reviled character in that galaxy far, far away. The scene is set in Naboo and focuses on a young refugee boy named Mapo, a damaged kid in desperate need of a friend. Yes, Jar Jar Binks has literally become a sad clown.
How far did Moana go from the initial drawing-board version? With the Oscar-contending animated hit heading home (the Digital HD version arrives Tuesday while the Blu-ray/DVD hits shelves on March 7), Yahoo Movies has an exclusive deleted scene (watch it above) that shows how the title heroine evolved as a character. As they set up the clip, directors Ron Clements (the one with the beard) and John Musker reveal where it originally had fit in the film.