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Cast of the new Disney live-action Lady And The Tramp announced

2019-08-21 17:00:00

As you may have heard, the cutest canines are coming to Disney+ on November 12!..

Teen Choice Awards: Spider-Man Far From Home Wins Choice Summer Movie

2019-08-13 12:30:00

As it continues swinging its way through a massive box office, Spider-Man: Far From Home has tallied one of its biggest awards of the years...

HOT ALERT! Jacqueline Fernandez’s latest monokini are proof that she is a true-blue Sri Lankan goddess!

2019-08-12 15:00:00

Jacqueline Fernandez is currently ringing in her 33rd birthday in Sri Lanka will her tribe and the pictures have been driving her fans crazy...

Fastest & Furiousest: how Hobbs & Shaw expands the 5bn franchise

2019-08-06 11:50:00

In the comedown off the adrenaline high resulting from The Fate of the Furious, the eighth and most recent entry in the franchise of dizzyingly lucrative pedal-to-the-metal blockbusters, the future of the series seemed dicey...

Colombo International Theatre Festival 2019

2019-08-05 15:13:00

ow only we need your help…. You are aware that we are organizing the Colombo International Theatre Festival in the midst of lot of difficulties and obstructions...

Murals by Jean Arasanayagam seen and read through an Australian Eye

2019-08-03 11:36:00

In the early morning on the beach in Tasmania the water is puckered by wind. The sun has created a drawbridge across the sea and onto the silver sand. Occasional bunches of crinkled seaweed rest in their shadows and the serenity is palpable...

Horror returns to Derry with It: Chapter 2!

2019-07-31 13:48:00

Why, one might ask, does a horror sequel about a killer clown need to be almost three hours long?..

Stranger Things: 80’s nostalgia all over again, what a summer vacation to remember!

2019-07-27 16:45:00

There were a lot of varying reasons to criticize the second season of Stranger Things, but the vast majority of viewers seemed to agree that Eleven’s field trip to Chicago in Season 2, Episode 7, ’’The Lost Sister,’’ was the low point...

Avengers: Endgame overtakes Avatar as top box office movie of all time

2019-07-23 10:16:00

Avatar’s 10-year reign as the world’s highest-grossing film has ended...

List of nominations for 2019 Emmys announced!

2019-07-18 14:45:00

Nominations for the 71st annual Emmy Awards were announced Tuesday morning , and “Game of Thrones” and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” dominated nods for TV’s top honors...

The Hope House of Ceylon launches ‘Asymmetry’ exhibition

2019-07-18 13:06:00

The preview of ’Asymmetry’, an exhibition of drawings and paintings, was held on 17th July at the Lionel Wendt Art Gallery...

Santin Gunawardena - passionate, purpose driven, devoted sans ego

2019-07-18 09:39:00

One of the utmost universal qualities of successful professional working actors is that they play well with others and they’re able to make genuine acquaintances with everyone on set...

Beyonce’s new song for upcoming Lion King movie has Swahili lyrics

2019-07-11 19:01:00

Globally acclaimed pop star Beyonce has released a song featuring lyrics in Kiswahili, one of Africa’s more widely spoken languages...

The First Trailer for Disney’s Live-Action Mulan Is Here!

2019-07-08 14:00:00

On Sunday (July 7), Disney gifted us with our first trailer for Mulan, the latest chapter in their run of live-action remakes of their classic films...

Toy Story 4 breaks global box office record for animation

2019-06-26 15:45:00

Toy Story 4, the long-awaited fourth film in the animated franchise, has broken global box office records for an animated movie...

Discussion on Malith Hegoda’s film ’Dakala Purudu Kenek’ on June 29

2019-06-26 14:03:00

A discussion on Malith Hegoda’s film ’Dakala Purudu Kenek’ May 29th 1.00 PM at Maradana Centre for Society and Religion Auditorium hall...

Elton John’s Lion King Classic covered by Beyonce’ and Childish Gambino in upcoming movie!

2019-06-24 22:04:00

The ever loving Disney Classic ’’The Lion King’’ hits theatres as new motion picture in July 19. But the most conversant trend following the comeback of the melancholic adventure is the TV Spot released by Disney featuring a cover of the Elton John’s classic Can You Feel the Love Tonight...

’He never hit her in front of me again’ – Donna Ferrato’s domestic abuse photos

2019-06-21 19:00:00

As two exhibitions of the photojournalist’s work open in Madrid on her 70th birthday, Ferrato recalls some of the most powerful images in Holy – a retrospective spanning nearly 40 years...

MTV Movie & TV Awards Highlights: Game of Thrones wins Best TV Show

2019-06-18 21:02:00

Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones rule out the MTV Movie & TV Awards 2019!..

Glamour at PRIDE Music and Dance Festival

2019-06-15 18:51:00

In celebration of PRIDE month allover the world to commemorate the LGBTIQ community, the Sri Lankan LGBTIQ community has launched a series of events at Colombo PRIDE, for the 15th consecutive time...

Björn from ABBA confirms comeback !

2019-06-15 15:30:00

Björn Ulvaeus has given an update on the two new songs recorded by ABBA and on the new ’’Mamma Mia! The Party’’ live experience. He also hinted that a third Mamma Mia! film inspired by their music shouldn’t be ruled out...

M.I.A. Reacts to M.B.E.: ‘I’m Honored to Have This Honor’

2019-06-10 17:05:00

M.I.A. was among the artists recognized for their “services to music” by the annual Queen’s Birthday Honours List and, like fellow honoree Elvis Costello, the rapper will accept the honor thanks in part to her mother...

Elton John: ‘I'm a European – not a stupid, imperialist English idiot’

2019-05-31 19:09:29

Elton John has said he is ashamed of the UK over its voting for and handling of Brexit. ..

Anne Frank: the real story of the girl behind the diary

2019-05-27 10:17:21

Albert Gomes de Mesquita is one of the last people alive to have known Anne Frank in person. He appears briefly in her diary as a fellow student at the Jewish Lyceum in Amsterdam, where she writes of him: “Albert de Mesquita came from the Montessor..

Absence of love

2019-05-19 13:39:59

It is not hatred that I fear It is the absence of love ..

Remembering Dr. Lionel Algama, Music Maestro on his 11th death anniversary

2019-05-15 10:31:42

18th of May 2019 marks the 11th death anniversary of Dr. Lionel Algama. The renowned, gifted and multifaceted musician, innovator of musical instruments, teacher, conductor and composer of music passed away on the 18th of May 2008. He was 74 years ol..

Little Fathima’s prayer

2019-05-06 12:16:15

In the name of Allah, the Gracious the MercifulI have a little prayer, for you the greatest of all ..

All Over Again…. However, Different….

2019-04-30 11:31:42

A State of Emergency – my body and mind are consumed by a strong wave of fear… ..

Moaning of Easter

2019-04-25 11:31:05

All left without saying goodbye, Days passed, but I still feel them here, They shut their eyes, souls met with he..

U.S. and Sri Lankan film professionals identify ways to expand Sri Lankan movie industry

2019-04-18 06:52:04

U.S. experts joined four Sri Lankan film professionals in a panel discussion about how effective film distribution benefits Sri Lanka’s movie industry, artists, and audiences recently  at Hatch, a workplace for entrepreneurs. ..