Saturday, November 30, 2013
Jane Kean, a diverse performer who got her start in musical theater but was best known as Trixie alongside Jackie Gleason on a TV revival of “The Honeymooners,” has died. She was 90.
Earlier this month, K-pop girl group Girls' Generation beat out big names Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus and even Korean YouTube sensation Psy to take the “Video of the Year” award at the first-ever YouTube Music Awards.
An Australian hotel is declaring itself a graffiti Belieber, despite being at odds with the city government.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Taiwanese-American singer-songwriter Leehom Wang (王力宏), who is normally closely guarded about his private life, took the unusual step of announcing on social networking sites that he had found the love of his life.
For many Israelis, nothing symbolized home more than singer Arik Einstein, and on Wednesday a nation mourned the death of its king of cool.
Responding to criticisms yesterday, Director Ang Lee said that his controversial description of Taiwan-made films as “lacking in strength” was an off-the-cuff remark, emphasizing that his job is to make movies, not analyze industrial trends.
Three years before exhibiting an even confidence in his Golden Horse acceptance speech and subsequent media coverage, director Anthony Chen had less than a dollar in his bank account and was on the verge of quitting filmmaking altogether.
The first book written in what is today the United States of America fetched US$14.2 million in New York on Tuesday, becoming the world's most expensive printed book sold at auction.
Emmy-award winning actor Alec Baldwin's late-night talk show on cable TV news network MSNBC has been canceled, the network said on Tuesday.