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Russians mock Gerard Depardieu's citizenship

French actor Gerard Depardieu (left) speaks with Vladimir Putin during a meeting in St. Petersburg in 2010. Photo: Reuters

Russians reacted yesterday with amusement, disbelief and a heavy dose of irony to the news that the Kremlin has granted citizenship to French actor Gerard Depardieu to solve his tax woes.

Saturday, 5 January, 2013, 6:34am

Actor 'molested' in nude photo shoot

An actor told a court yesterday how he was molested by a wealthy businessman who had persuaded him to strip for a nude photo session.

He said Jerome Lau Ting-sing told him to wear a G-string back to front and touched his private parts several times during the photo session. Lau also asked him if he wanted to provide paid sex services to rich women.

17 May 2012 - 12:00am

Editor's Note

In his 'Art of Worldly Wisdom,' 17th-century Spanish philosopher Baltasar Gracian wrote, 'All that really belongs to us is time; even he who has nothing else has that.'

9 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Learning from the bottom up

'As an actor, I go where the good writing is. That's the bottom line.' Glenn Close - American screen and stage actress

At rock bottom

1 What is 'the bottom line'?

a the end of a road

b the most important fact in a situation

2 How do you feel if you are 'at rock bottom'?

a very happy

19 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Koo up and running for a dandy's night out

Actor Louis Koo Tin-lok seems fully recovered from his leg injury.

He was seen trotting down the runway without the help of a walking stick on Thursday for Landmark Men's Easy-like Saturday event.

Koo was plugging the Central mall's newly launched men's fashion and lifestyle floor.

10 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Actor takes to the air to make a timely arrival

Forget limos. What better way than arriving for your own party on a chopper? And in actor Michael Wong's case, piloting a helicopter to his party fit the event theme more than perfectly.

19 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

He's the Boss

WITH HIGH-END luxury brands, instant recognition is key. One look at the multi-hue prints on a silken shirt of a man reeks of Versace. The interlocking C's are of course Chanel, and every fashionista can read the monogram print of Louis Vuitton a mile off. But Hugo Boss, with its long history of subtle sophistication, how do you stamp an imprint on the teeming masses?

9 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

A Spectacle of Dust

A Spectacle of Dust by Pete Postlethwaite Weidenfeld & Nicolson (e-book)

7 Aug 2011 - 12:00am