SCMP.tv headed to Hong Kong's Ani-Com & Games 2015 to talk to some of the coolest cosplayers about their costumes.
Popcorn has become a big money maker at the mainland’s largest cinema chain, as more people flock to the nation’s movie theatres.
Wanda Cinemas said on its website it earned 390 million yuan (HK$491 million) in revenue last year from popcorn, just under 10 per cent of its total returns of 4.1 billion yuan.21 Mar 2014 - 6:06pm 1 comment
They’ll certainly go out with a bang, but the 6,000kg of fireworks that will light up the city to celebrate the Lunar New Year made an altogether quieter entrance to Victoria Harbour, the man in charge of the annual display revealed.29 Jan 2014 - 3:55pm 2 comments
Media and entertainment businesses in the biggest emerging markets will expand at more than three times the pace to be seen in developed countries in the next five years, according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers.7 Jun 2013 - 3:46am
The first time a South Korean celebrity announced he was gay, in 2000, the reaction was quick and without empathy. Actor and entertainer Hong Suk-chon was banished from television and radio programmes for three years, and he said in a talk-show interview this year that he regretted coming out.2 Jun 2013 - 7:36am
Sony is working with Morgan Stanley and Citigroup as it considers adopting Daniel Loeb's proposal for an initial public offering of its entertainment division, sources said.1 Jun 2013 - 4:19am
After four years of development, Microsoft has staked a claim to the internet age living room with an eagerly awaited new generation Xbox One console touted as a home entertainment hub that goes far beyond games.23 May 2013 - 4:59am
While Hong Kong performers often look West to further their careers, the reverse is rare. But there have recently been a few Western entertainers who have carved out niches in local show business – in Chinese.22 May 2013 - 10:06am
A gallery that should comfort any struggling young graphic artist has been revealed for the first time: the ones that got away, rejected original versions of posters for some of the most famous films of recent decades, including Batman, Pulp Fiction, A Clockwork Orange, The Exorcist and Cool Hand Luke.20 May 2013 - 6:44am
Her song, Only Teardrops - the bookmakers' favourite - won comfortably at Saturday night's finals, scoring 281 points at a glittering ceremony watched by millions of viewers.20 May 2013 - 5:39am
French actor and newly minted Russian citizen Gerard Depardieu yesterday compared President Vladimir Putin with the late Pope John Paul II and said the ex-KGB agent was what Russia needed as a leader.19 May 2013 - 8:39am
A man was arrested at the Cannes Film Festival after he attacked a TV studio with a gun loaded with blanks and a dummy grenade, police and witnesses said. There were no casualties in the incident, and the TV channel, France's Canal+, resumed broadcasts after a break of several minutes.19 May 2013 - 8:27am
Film director Wong Kar-wai will join one of the art world's most exclusive clubs today when he is appointed a Commander of France's Order of Arts and Letters.5 May 2013 - 7:11am
A talent show for singers produced by mainland-based Hunan Satellite Television recently caused a sensation on both sides of the Taiwan Strait. I Am a Singer was so popular that several Taiwanese cable news channels devoted most, if not all, of their air time - originally meant for newscasts - to broadcasting the show's finale on April 12.24 Apr 2013 - 5:06am 1 comment
The crime thriller won in nine categories, making mystery drama The Bullet Vanishes the big loser, having received the same number of nominations as Cold War, 12, but winning none.14 Apr 2013 - 3:26pm