FORGET GAME OF Thrones . The TV show that global audiences almost unanimously agree is a masterpiece is the recently-concluded HBO series Chernobyl.

​JOSHUA WONG IS gangly, bespectacled and speaks English with moderate fluency. He looks so young and unassuming that you might never have thought him capable of leading a student protest movement...

The Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA) kicks off its film section this weekend with Singapore film Demons helmed by Daniel Hui. The rising 32-year-old...

​THE ALICE IN WONDERLAND books by Lewis Carroll have never been just for kids. Philosophers have published reams about the symbolism of Alice’s journey and the characters, mathematicians have...

WHY ARE WE so obsessed with superheroes? Not a month goes by without a superhero movie or TV series popping up on our screens to generate some mini-hysteria among pop culture fans.

THE crowd couldn’t stop snapping pictures of the star on Friday’s packed opening night. The not-so-soft whispers went: “She looks amazing for her age”, “I can’t believe she’s 50,”, “Charlie’s...

FRESH FROM WINNING the 2014 Oscar for Best Director for Gravity, Alfonso Cuaron could have handpicked any high-profile Hollywood project for any amount of money. Instead, the Mexican director made...

[DUBAI] Saudi Arabia announced plans on Wednesday to build an entertainment complex in the capital Riyadh, the latest in a series of state-backed efforts to encourage public leisure activities...

MAINBOARD-listed Cityneon Holdings has named Mark Kemper as its new group chief corporate and financial officer, following the resignation of chief financial officer Aw Hui Mien.

[SHANGHAI] By late spring, Fan Bingbing, China's most popular actress, had become a cultural juggernaut. She had 63 million followers on Weibo, China's Twitter-like social network, and...