Lee received a ‘Best Leading Actor’ nomination for the 57th Golden Horse Awards for his portrayal of a drag queen in Number 1. He shares with Yahoo Lifestyle SEA on the challenges of playing a drag queen, the intense filming hours and movie make-up.
Singaporean singer-songwriter duo, StellaVee (Stella 谢慧娴 and Vee 易薇倪) test how well they know each other, including who is better at acting cute.
SINGAPORE – Oslo-based Norwegian singer-songwriter Anna of The North recently performed for fans at the Alex Blake Charlie Sessions last December 2019. She dropped by Yahoo Lifestyle SEA office to share with us the inspiration behind her new album, why she continues to dabble in graphic design and how she finds Singapore so far.
At the recent Culture Cartel exhibition held at F1 Pit Building last weekend (7-8 December), two young and talented artists caught our attention. Noko, 10, who's the daughter of Japanese tattoo artist Gakkin, as well as Lilith, 12, whose father is Joseph Tan of Visual Orgasm Tattoo, Singapore, showed off their artworks and steady hands at the exhibition. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore speaks to both of the young tattoo artists to find out their favourite category to draw and what their friends think of their talent.
It's not the first time British electronic music duo Honne has set foot in our region; the band has been touring around Singapore, Malaysia, Jakarta and Bangkok, in support of their latest album Love Me/Love Me Not. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore sat with James Hatcher and Andy Clutterbuck to find out what makes their music so universally appealing and if potential collaboration with K-pop acts are on the cards. Oh, and since they love our food so much, we test their pronunciation on the spot. READ MORE: INTERVIEW: Mumford & Sons' significant connection to Singapore and why reflecting back as a band is so important INTERVIEW: Ronny Chieng on Singaporean and Malaysian comedians, "they're amazing"
SINGAPORE – It was not your normal Thursday (14 November) night as South Korean actor Ji Chang-Wook, 32, made a guest appearance at luxury brand Cartier's Clash de Cartier pop-up studio in Singapore. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore chats with him about his style and YouTube channel. South Korean actor Ji Chang-Wook to grace Clash de Cartier pop-up in Singapore on 14 November
SINGAPORE – Japan's favourite band Arashi was in town last Sunday (10 November) at Jewel Changi for a fan meet. Here's what went down. For more story: Over 1,000 fans gathered as Arashi “makes landfall” on Jewel Changi Airport
Now that We Chat With: Gurmit Singh has adjusted well into his role as a DJ, Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore checks in with his peers Vernetta Lopez and Mike Kasem to find out if he passes their evaluation. The trio also shared if egos clashed and how Gurmit reacts to young fans calling in the show (in the most Singlish way possible). Watch: We Chat With: Gurmit Singh
Fan favourites Kenneth Ma, Mandy Wong, Lai Lok-Yi and Rebecca Zhu recently graced the press conference held at Singtel Comcentre on Friday (27 Sep) afternoon to celebrate the launch as well as meet their local fans. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore got up-close and personal with the TVB stars.
SINGAPORE — Yeo Jin Goo, lead actor of tvN's latest drama series 'Hotel del Luna', was at The Capitol Kempinski Hotel on Monday (25 Sep), to meet the media and fans.
Actor Gurmit Singh, who gave up acting in 2014 to concentrate on family life, has returned to showbiz - he's joined radio station Gold 905 alongside hosts Mike Kasem and Vernetta Lopez. Their morning session runs from 6am to 10am on weekdays. This return comes after five years, when Gurmit sealed a 20-year career with Mediacorp. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore speaks to Gurmit about his new gig, 'running for president' and whether he has a sexy radio voice.
SINGAPORE — To celebrate the drop of 2 Moncler 1952 + Valextra, which is designed by Sergio Zambon and Veronica Leoni, a star-studded party was thrown at their flagship store in Marina Bay Sands. Celebs like Fann Wong, Rebecca Lim, Patricia Lin, DJ Yuka Mizuhara, as well as singers JJ Lin and Nathan Hartono popped by to lend their star power to the launch. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore spoke to Nathan and JJ Lin, to find out about their music developments.
SINGAPORE — Singer, actor and now director, Benjamin Kheng, was involved in not one, but two National Day songs this year. He was one of 300 singers in the music video of the official National Day Parade theme song, Our Singapore. He also sang for the music video for In Return, Singtel’s National Day song, with his sister and The Sam Willows band mate, Narelle Kheng. We quizzed Benjamin on what he loves about Singapore and what he’s been up to now that The Sam Willows are on hiatus. Read our full interview with Ben Kheng here.
SINGAPORE — Singaporean street artist Sam Lo (aka SKL0/your friendly neighbourhood Sticker Lady) has collaborated with G-SHOCK Casio to launch a G-SHOCK x SKL0 timepiece. With a limited run of only 300 timepieces, Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore finds out from Sam Lo on the inspiration behind her design, the city she'd like to hit next and her future plans, including a show coming right up this September. The G-SHOCK x SKL0 timepiece comes in a special packaging that features a line from the classic Singapore National Day Parade (NDP) theme song “We Are Singapore”. The watch retails at S$299 and it will be available at all G-SHOCK Boutiques (except IMM) from today onwards.
SINGAPORE — Zoe Tay launched a campaign against date rape at a panel discussion last Wednesday (25 June), during which she warned women and girls against being taken advantage of by men in social situations. The actress started the “You Can Say No” campaign last year in collaboration with the Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations to advocate for women on issues that affect them, such as domestic violence, date rape and workplace harassment. The focus this year is on date rape, after she campaigned against domestic violence last year. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore had a chat with Tay about the women's advocacy campaign that she is fronting.
Disney legend and Tony Award-winning singer Lea Salonga will star as the crazy and evil Mrs Lovett in the first Singapore production of the musical "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" from 28 Nov to 8 Dec 2019. Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore caught up with her to chat about her thoughts on Disney's new "Aladdin" as well as her unusual role in "Sweeney Todd".
SINGAPORE — American singer-songwriter LAUV (aka Ari Leff) charmed his local fans in sold-out gigs (15 and 16 May) at Capitol Theatre on his third visit to Singapore.
SINGAPORE — Local veteran actor Li Nanxing has a hidden talent in cooking and he’s feeling the pressure to share it with fans. Just for a limited time only, Li will be serving his mother’s favourite recipes at Town Restaurant, The Fullerton Singapore this Mother’s Day. Li, affectionately known as ‘Ah Ge’ (big brother) to many Singaporeans, is of Peranakan descent.
Lucky fans will be able to enjoy homely cooked meals by the actor as he whips out his beloved mother's Peranakan recipes for Mother's Day at The Fullerton Hotel.
Just before her concert at The Capitol Theatre on 9 April 2019, Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore spoke to the British singer on returning to Singapore, her friendship with Ed Sheeran and sharing a shoutout to her fans.