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Kaws’ success playbook for aspiring artists and everyone else

The Kaws: Holiday exhibition opened to much fanfare on 13 November, only to be slapped with a court order regarding breach of intellectual property rights the very same day. After a gruelling couple of days and tussles at court, the exhibition was finally given an all-clear to “open the gate". Two days before the kerfuffle, Yahoo Life SEA managed t...

Tomohisa Yamashita to star in A Blueprint For Love, a remake of Korean film Architecture 101

Japanese actor-singer Tomohisa Yamashita will be starring in A Blueprint For Love, the Netflix remake of Korean romance film Architecture 101. Architecture 101 topped the South Korean box office during its opening weekend back in 2012, and was also the film thatBae Suzywon Best New Actress for in 2012's Baeksang Arts Awards. A Blueprint For Love sh...

Hell-o to Hell's Museum at Haw Par Villa

SINGAPORE - Say Haw Par Villa, and what comes to mind is undoubtedly terrifying images of hellscapes, specifically the ones linked to the 18 Levels of Hell (even though it's a misconception and it's really the 10 Courts of Hell instead, but more on that later). Here's something to do for the weekend: Singapore’s longest-running theme park, yes, THE...

NOC boss Sylvia Chan breaks silence about allegations

In an almost two-hour video interview with Singaporean blogger Xiaxue, Singaporean YouTube channel Night Owl Cinematics (NOC) co-founder and chief executive Sylvia Chan clarified the multiple allegations made against her previously. The whole NOC saga has been ongoing for more than three weeks, since 30 September. Starting with anonymous accusation...

Young talent: 24-year-old S'porean author signs 6-figure book deal

At only 24 years of age, Singaporean Kyla Zhao is about to have her first novel published by Berkley Publishing, a Penguin Random House imprint, the first of two books that were both bought for six figures each after an international bidding war. “I never thought I would be a novelist. However, I’ve done plenty of non-fiction writing in the past — ...

'We got rid of the male gaze,' says No Time To Die's returning Bond girl, Léa Seydoux

Daniel Craig's last movie as James Bond, No Time To Die, is out in cinemas. While NTTD concludes the adventures of the Daniel Craig version of the 007 agent, it also wraps up the love story between Bond and Dr Madeleine Swann, who's played by Léa Seydoux. Dr Swann is the first ever Bond girl to return in a second 007 movie, making her a histor...

FOOD REVIEW: Tipsy Flamingo — “The famed fried beef ribs is peak indulgence. Get it.”

SINGAPORE — I must admit I was a bit surprised that Tipsy Flamingo decided to bring Singaporean artiste Pierre Png onboard as a partner-slash-consultant for Tipsy Collective’s newest outpost at Raffles City, taking over the space once occupied by Marche. In a world where local celebrity presence and recognition pales compared to more internationall...

The Green Knight review: A disastrous movie that dares its audience to leave the theatre

Length: 130 minutesDirector: David LoweryCast: Dev Patel, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie In theatres from 23 September 2021 (Singapore) 1 out of 5 stars There are indie films, and then there are indie films. Some of them are award winning movies that shed light on social inequality, like celebrated director Bong Joon Ho's ...

Escape into fantasy with La Clique, the first international act since circuit breaker

SINGAPORE - Entertainment is a type of self-care that isn't as often talked about. Performers and artistes spend years perfecting their craft so that they can take their audience – yes you – away into a fantastical world, putting your worries on hold for the duration of the performance. As Henry Moore once said, "The soul cannot thrive in the absen...

FOOD REVIEW: Cocktails at Tippling Club – "performative without losing substance"

__yhoo.it/yummySINGAPORE – For foodies and cocktail aficionados, most of us would have at least heard of Tippling Club, which sits on a long strip of Korean restaurants along Tanjong Pagar Road. For the uninitiated, Tippling Club is a three-storey gastro bar featuring progressive cuisine and cocktails. Their offerings have always been crowd-and-foo...