Serving in the military is a duty that falls upon every able-bodied Korean male, but 73.9 per cent of entertainers here have delayed enlistment, according to a local lawmaker. Of the 794 male entertainers due for enlistment, 587 have yet to enlist, according to a statement released by Rep. Kim
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “The Handmaid’s Tale” and political comedy “Veep” won the top prizes at the Emmy awards on Sunday, but satirical sketch show “Saturday Night Live” won the most Emmys overall on the back of a season of Donald Trump spoofs. The new U.S. president, who never won
KATHY Griffin‘s sister has died after a battle with cancer. “My sister Joyce passed away peacefully last night,” Griffin, 56, announced on Instagram on Friday, reports the New York Post. Griffin shared a video of her sister in the hospital enjoying music, accompanied by plea for fans to support the
Image copyright Joshua Brandao Twenty-seven years ago, Madonna set the template for modern pop concerts with her Blond Ambition world tour. From its hydraulic stage to Jean-Paul Gaultier’s iconic costumes, it raised the bar for stadium-sized spectacle. Now, after seven huge world tours, the star tells the BBC she’s “exploring”
Updated September 15, 2017 09:03:30 Photo: Michele Cleaver-Wilkinson had run a ballet school in the Pilbara and wanted a beautiful building for her new school. (ABC Radio Perth: Emma Wynne) Michele Cleaver-Wilkinson and her husband have transformed one of Perth’s old rundown pubs into a beautiful ballet school. The old
TORONTO – Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie said she never intended to step behind the camera but travelling around the world for the United Nations opened her eyes to the conflicts that had inspired many of her most recent films. “I never thought I could make a movie or direct,” she
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Patty Jenkins will return to direct the 2019 sequel to this year’s hit superhero movie “Wonder Woman,” film trade publications said on Monday, after she became the highest-grossing female director in Hollywood history. Jenkins, 46, will once again direct Israeli actress Gal Gadot as the titular
Well, it’s that time of year again. The sun is out, birds are singing, and broadcast television is sifting through a new generation of TV shows hoping to find the next big hit. Many networks have already teased a few glimpses of their upcoming projects, but which ones should Christians
THE dust has barely settled on the epic seventh series of Game of Thrones but fans are already getting excited about what happens next for Jon Snow and co. The eighth and final season, which could premiere at any point between July next year and 2019, will wrap up everything
Image copyright ITV Image caption Cold Feet returned with the original cast last year after a 13-year hiatus The Cold Feet cast have revealed how their return to filming had a sombre start after the Manchester Arena bombing, where 22 people were killed after Ariana Grande’s concert. “It was horrible.
Updated September 08, 2017 08:47:28 Video: Six-year-old Sophie Mergler found a primary school that lets her wear shorts (Supplied: Amanda Mergler) (ABC News) Girls around the country are being denied the option of wearing pants or shorts to school, as state governments refuse to require schools to offer an alternative
‘The majority of my students had never heard a politician speak like Barack Obama; with clarity, dignity, focus, passion, humanity and authenticity. A man desiring that his words awaken and inspire.’ – Patsy Rodenburg, Voice Coach Barack Obama knows how to speak in public. Dozens of examples spring to mind.
NEW YORK – Taylor Swift’s vengeful new track topped the US singles chart on Tuesday with the year’s highest one-week sales, halting the historic reign of global sensation Despacito. Look What You Made Me Do, a dark dance track that is the first single off Swift’s upcoming album Reputation, pushed
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Singer Beyonce and actor George Clooney will headline a telethon to raise funds for the victims of Hurricane Harvey, which has displaced more than 1 million people in Texas, organizers said on Tuesday. “Hand in Hand,” a Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief, will air live on
DON’T expect to see Bec Judd at those big boxing day sales. The 34-year-old has discussed the time she once lined up with throngs of people to snatch up a bargain — admitting the experience left her “mortified”. “It was back in the day when I was a poor uni
Wong Jing is a prominent figure in Hong Kong cinema. He has directed, penned and produced more than 100 films. But in recent years, he has been in the news mostly for directing mainland productions such as the hit franchise The Man from Macao. With Color of the Game, a
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Taylor Swift’s vengeful new music video “Look What You Made Me Do,” is smashing records on YouTube, garnering more than 43 million views in its first 24 hours of release. YouTube said on Tuesday it was the biggest debut of any video in YouTube history, beating
Image copyright Getty Images Film fans have inundated Ed Skrein with love after the British actor turned down the role of Major Ben Daimio in the new Hellboy film because the character is of mixed Asian heritage (and he isn’t). Skrein’s decision comes after years of controversy about Hollywood whitewashing.
Incredible voices, incredible stories. The Voice Australia premieres Sunday May 1 on Channel 9. Sharon Osbourne claims to have the answer on why The Voice hasn’t produced a star. Picture: Bryan Steffy EVEN those blessed with a photographic memory would struggle to conjure up singers that have come out of
Posted August 29, 2017 13:56:44 Photo: Different coloured glass was used to create the pupil, iris and blood vessels. (Supplied: National Museum of Australia) Audio: Treasure Trove: Australia’s last glass eye maker Paul McClarin (ABC News) Related Story: ‘You have to never be afraid’: The eyeball artisans helping Hayley reach