Putting superstitions aside, Denzel Washington takes on Macbeth

LOS ANGELES —  Denzel Washington portrays one of William Shakespeare’s most famous characters in The Tragedy of Macbeth, a new adaptation of the 400-year-old play the Oscar winning actor says he had never seen staged before.

What made Bob Saget’s Danny Tanner so different from other sitcom dads

BOB SAGET, who died on Jan. 9, is probably best remembered for his role as Danny Tanner on the popular sitcom Full House, which aired from 1987 to 1995.

Film festival focuses on ‘delicious’ films

NOW on its 7th year, the Crosscut Asia film festival returns with a special two-part online version featuring “delicious” films from Asia, and “encore screenings” of films from its past editions.

National Artist F. Sionil Jose inurnment at the Libingan ng mga Bayani

NATIONAL Artist F. Sionil Jose will be laid to rest on Jan. 18, at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Taguig according to a statement from the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). A mass will be held at 10 a.m. followed by the State Funeral.

Nevermind baby sues Nirvana again

THE MAN depicted as a naked baby on Nirvana’s 1991 album Nevermind has revived his lawsuit accusing the band of sexually exploiting him, after a US judge dismissed an earlier version of the case.

Scream debuts to bloody impressive $30.6 million

LOS ANGELES —  Scream, a reimagining of a horror franchise that appeared to have run out of steam, dominated the North American box office, earning a scary good $30.6 million.

Entertainment News (01/18/22)

ABS-CBN Entertainment and pan-regional over-the-top (OTT) video streaming service Viu have forged a content partnership to bring entertainment shows to Filipino viewers.

Here comes the sun

A WATCH exclusive to the Philippines tells us to look past these troubled times and look to the sunrise.

Lacoste snaps back at M&S in lawsuit over crocodile trademark spat

FIRST caterpillars, now crocodiles — Marks & Spencer (M&S) Group Plc is embroiled in another trademark battle over the shape of a creature.

The Matrix co-producer Village Roadshow considering strategic options — WSJ

VILLAGE Roadshow Entertainment Group, which has co-produced Joker and The Matrix, is considering taking on an investor or selling itself, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing sources familiar with the matter.