• TV shows coming to Singapore in September: The Big Bang Theory S12, Bleach (live-action), Maniac, The Guest and more
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    Marcus Goh

    TV shows coming to Singapore in September: The Big Bang Theory S12, Bleach (live-action), Maniac, The Guest and more

    The Big Bang Theory is airing its final season. If you have a Netflix subscription, this is the month which gives you maximum value. With the return of Bojack Horseman, the debut of live-action anime adaptation Bleach, and interesting series like Maniac hitting the streaming service, it doesn’t feel like you have to watch filler series to occupy your time (or justify your subscription fees) anymore! The Big Bang Theory and Young Sheldon return on Warner TV this month, although it’s the last season for the former.

  • Nat Ho sets bedroom scene record in '20 Days', the new drama about dating and marriage
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    Nat Ho sets bedroom scene record in '20 Days', the new drama about dating and marriage

    One of the most pressing concerns for a single person in their thirties has been given life in the latest local English drama, 20 Days. The 13-episode series, which began airing on Channel 5 on 13 August, features Felicia Chin (who plays workaholic doctor Jess), Elvin Ng (who plays geeky and nerdy Edrick in his first English-language drama outing), Nat Ho (who plays the textbook definition of a playboy, Wesley), and Amy Cheng (who plays single mother Maggie). The show promises plenty of “saucy scenes” with the cast — Ho says he has the most number of bedroom scenes in this show ever.

  • The judges were wrong about my dish, but I've moved on, says 'rendang-gate' chef Zaleha
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    The judges were wrong about my dish, but I've moved on, says 'rendang-gate' chef Zaleha

    When Malaysian MasterChef UK contestant Zaleha Kadir Olpin was eliminated from the TV cooking competition after judge Gregg Wallace said her rendang was not “crispy” enough, it triggered consternation across Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei for the affront to Southeast Asian cuisine. Four months have passed since the incident blew up, and Zaleha is still unsure as to “what the judges were thinking” when they criticised her dish of chicken stewed in spices.

  • TV shows coming to Singapore in August: Cocaine Godmother, Disenchantment, Ballers, Lovely Horribly and more
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    TV shows coming to Singapore in August: Cocaine Godmother, Disenchantment, Ballers, Lovely Horribly and more

    Every month, we’ll tell you about new TV shows to hit terrestrial and cable channels, as well as streaming sites in Singapore. We’ll also highlight the television shows that you’ve got to be home (or on your phone) to catch every month.

  • New TV shows coming to Singapore in July
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    Marcus Goh

    New TV shows coming to Singapore in July

    Every month, we’ll tell you about new TV shows to hit terrestrial and cable channels, as well as streaming sites in Singapore. We’ll also highlight the television shows that you’ve got to be home (or on your phone) to catch every month.

  • Viewers aren't impressed with Love Island's lack of body diversity
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    Viewers aren't impressed with Love Island's lack of body diversity

    "Will there ever be anyone remotely curvy in Love Island?"

  • New TV shows coming to Singapore this June: Succession, Luke Cage S2, Are You Human? and more
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    Marcus Goh

    New TV shows coming to Singapore this June: Succession, Luke Cage S2, Are You Human? and more

    Every month, we’ll tell you about new TV shows to hit terrestrial and cable channels, as well as streaming sites in Singapore. June is a quiet month for TV, but that gives the gems this month all the more space to shine, such as Viu’s science fiction Korean drama “Are You Human?” and the second season of Netflix’s “Luke Cage”. If you’re aching for more “Game of Thrones” style intrigue, “Succession” looks like it might scratch that itch — with a contemporary twist.

  • This is how many people watched each royal wedding
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    Alice Sholl

    This is how many people watched each royal wedding

    Guess which royal wedding had the largest TV audience?

  • Bill Irwin from 'Legion' on portraying superheroes with complicated powers
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    Bill Irwin from 'Legion' on portraying superheroes with complicated powers

    The series depicts the adventures of Professor X’s son, David Haller (played by Dan Stevens of “Downton Abbey” fame), with the good Professor himself getting a mention in Season 1. Haller’s powers can be fairly easily explained — he’s a vastly powerful psychic who has to deal with having being diagnosed with schizophrenia at a young age.

  • Actress Zoe Tay celebrates 30 years in showbiz
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    Actress Zoe Tay celebrates 30 years in showbiz

    Veteran Singaporean actress Zoe Tay recently marked her 30th anniversary in show business – and she celebrated with a sweet treat.

  • Jun Matsumoto is returning to the new season of 'Hana Yori Dango'
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    Jun Matsumoto is returning to the new season of 'Hana Yori Dango'

    “Hana Yori Dango” is returning with a second season. Late last month, it was announced that veteran actors from the first season of the famous Japanese drama “Hana Yori Dango” will be reprising their roles in the second season. One such character is none other than the leader of F4, Tsukasa Domyouji, who is played by Jun Matsumoto.

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    Famous Japanese drama 'Hana Yori Dango' returns this April with veteran actors

    Do you still remember “Hana Yori Dango”, otherwise known as “Boys Over Flowers”? After the two-part drama in 2005 and 2007, a movie in 2008 and multiple remakes both in Japan and internationally, the manga-turned-drama is finally making a comeback on 17 April in Japan with a brand-new season. Titled “Hana Nochi Hare HanaDan Next Season” or “Boys Over Flowers Season 2”, the drama continues the story at Eitoku Academy, 10 years after F4 graduated.

  • New TV shows coming to Singapore this April: Westworld, Legion, Code of Law and more
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    Marcus Goh

    New TV shows coming to Singapore this April: Westworld, Legion, Code of Law and more

    Every month, we’ll tell you about new TV shows to hit terrestrial and cable channels, as well as streaming sites in Singapore. Science fiction seems to be the theme for the month, with “Westworld”, “Legion” and “3%” returning for their second seasons this month. Procedural buffs will enjoy the return of “Code of Law”, while Korean comedy-drama “Confidence Man JP” sits on the opposite side of the law.

  • Shows coming to Singapore in November: The Punisher, Vikings, S.W.A.T., Ejen Ali and more
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    Marcus Goh

    Shows coming to Singapore in November: The Punisher, Vikings, S.W.A.T., Ejen Ali and more

    With enemies on his back, Ali accidentally binds an intelligent device to himself, making him a property of the agency. Left with no choice, Ali has to train himself and partake in field missions as a spy agent. Although the art style looks similar to other popular animations, what sets “Ejen Ali” apart is that it’s a Malay animation.

  • Review: 'Stranger Things 2' once more delivers strong characters and '80s nostalgia
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    Marcus Goh

    Review: 'Stranger Things 2' once more delivers strong characters and '80s nostalgia

    Should you watch this and “Stranger Things” Season 1 (if you haven’t)? “Stranger Things 2” is the second season of a science-fiction horror series on Netflix. “Stranger Things” was created by the Duffer Brothers (twin brothers Matt and Ross Duffer).

  • Are your mobile phone and other radiation-emitting products harming you?
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    Are your mobile phone and other radiation-emitting products harming you?

    Humans are exposed to radiation on a daily basis, either from natural sources such as the sun, rocks, soil and water, or from man-made sources that emit radiation, such as mobile phones, microwave ovens, TV sets, diagnostic x-rays and x-ray security systems. While human exposure to radiation from manmade sources is generally low and not detrimental to health, some people fear that radiation-emitting products can increase the risk of developing cancer.

  • Shows coming to Singapore in October: Stranger Things, Black, Stan Lee's Superhumans and more
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    Marcus Goh

    Shows coming to Singapore in October: Stranger Things, Black, Stan Lee's Superhumans and more

    Viu gives you a slew of seven Korean dramas this month to follow, which means you can watch a different one every day of the week! The Arrowverse completes its line-up on Warner TV with “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” and “Arrow”, so superhero fans can get their fix as well. Channel 5 debuts a new road trip drama with a provocative title, “BRA”, that promises to bring an interesting premise to life on screen.

  • Christopher Lee up for Best Actor at Taiwan's Golden Bell Awards for role as gay man
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    Christopher Lee up for Best Actor at Taiwan's Golden Bell Awards for role as gay man

    Christopher Lee and wife Fann Wong. Lee plays a closeted gay man in the Taiwanese telemovie “The Long Goodbye”. Former Mediacorp star Christopher Lee has been nominated for the Best Actor award at Taiwan’s prestigious Golden Bell Awards.

  • Streaming services in Singapore - which should you pick?
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    Marcus Goh

    Streaming services in Singapore - which should you pick?

    The holidays are almost upon us, which means it’s time to Netflix and chill (in the most literal sense of the word possible, mind you). Free or paid, you can’t deny we have an incredibly selection of streaming services available to us. If you’re a fan of Korean dramas then Viu should be a staple for you.

  • Shows coming to Singapore screens this November: Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim, Girl in the Box, Rent-a-Rescue and more
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    Shows coming to Singapore screens this November: Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim, Girl in the Box, Rent-a-Rescue and more

    Boo Yong Joo is a surgical prodigy nicknamed “Hands of God” in recognition of his impeccable skills, who abruptly quits his job and disappears one day. Under Teacher Kim’s guidance, the two doctors will learn what it means to be true doctors!

  • Shows coming to Singapore in October: DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Haters Back Off!, Chef and more
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    Marcus Goh

    Shows coming to Singapore in October: DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Haters Back Off!, Chef and more

    While September gave us Luke Cage, October sees DC coming back in full force with “Arrow” and “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”! Halloween is also upon us, meaning that Thrill has all the “Nightmare on Elm Street” movies waiting for you, while other channels have an assortment of horror waiting up. Based on the character created by Colleen Ballinger, Haters Back Off delves into the oddball family life of Miranda Sings. The series stars Colleen Ballinger as Miranda Sings, Steve Little (Eastbound & Down) as Miranda’s overly confident and utterly misguided Uncle Jim, Angela Kinsey (The Office) as Miranda’s mom, Bethany, and Erik Stocklin, as Miranda’s neighbor and best friend, Patrick.

  • TV shows coming to Singapore screens in September: Luke Cage, Drinking Solo, 10 Things We Love About Malaysians and more
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    Marcus Goh

    TV shows coming to Singapore screens in September: Luke Cage, Drinking Solo, 10 Things We Love About Malaysians and more

    Every month, we’ll tell you about new television shows to hit terrestrial and cable channels, as well as streaming sites in Singapore! We’ll also highlight shows that you’ve got to be home (or on your phone) to catch every month. Overview of September shows If you can’t get enough of Marvel’s television shows (which we sorely need), then you’re in luke because Luke Cage premieres at the end of the month! One Punch Man comes to Animax, and History has several programmes focused on Malaysia.

  • OG #SquadGoals: From ‘The Golden Girls’ to ‘The Baby-Sitters Club’
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    Noël Duan

    OG #SquadGoals: From ‘The Golden Girls’ to ‘The Baby-Sitters Club’

    2015 was the year of the celebrity Girl Squad. We’ve gawked as Taylor Swift and her gang of supermodels strut in combat lingerie in “Bad Blood,” admired Tavi Gevinson and her precocious and talented group of young feminists, envied Lena Dunham and her real life Girls, and Instagram-stalked Man Repeller Leandra Medine and her #GirlBoss clique. It appears that female friendships — and finding a sisterhood of your own — has never had a stronger or more media-hungry moment, but even before hashtags existed, female friendships were prominent in pop culture. This week, the cast of the 1995 film based on Ann M.

  • Get Inspired for Movember with HBO Now’s New Episode Collection
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    Get Inspired for Movember with HBO Now’s New Episode Collection

    If you’re looking for another way to celebrate Movember 2015 — or if you, like me, cannot grow a moustache for one reason or another — consider HBO Now’s new Movember episode collection, which showcases the most iconic moustaches in the cable network’s history to raise awareness for men’s health. The collection, “Celebrate the ’Stache: 22 HBO Moustaches for Movember,” includes Adam Sackler in Girls’ dirty hipster moustache and Petyr Baelish in Game of Thrones’ salt-and-pepper moustache.

  • Cindy Crawford Producing TV Show About 1980s Model Wars
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    Noël Duan

    Cindy Crawford Producing TV Show About 1980s Model Wars

    The supermodel is developing a drama for NBC, based on the modeling industry in the ‘80s, when Ford Modeling Agency and Elite Model Management competed for the top international models. Variety reports that this show, tentatively called “Icon,” will be Crawford’s television producing debut.