ANALYSIS | Silencing the applause: culture and entertainment in the time of a virus

2020-03-20 06:00

Fewer and fewer people will be risking their lives by venturing outside their homes as they stream entertainment from the comfort of their couches while blissfully unaware that those behind their favourite shows are going through a crippling time, writes Herman Eloff.

Take a look inside Louis Vuitton's first restaurant

2020-02-20 16:38

Louis Vuitton is making major moves — this announcement follows news that LV bought the world's second-largest diamond and has partnered with the NBA.

3 things 'You' gets right about serial killers, and 2 things it gets wrong

2020-01-17 07:44

Serial killers do tend to use their wit and charm to manipulate others, but not all are motivated by love or sex.

Gauteng govt welcomes announcement on labour rights for actors

2019-12-24 16:47

The Gauteng Department of Sports, Arts, Culture and Recreation has promised to tackle exploitation in the entertainment industry, welcoming the labour department's announcement on labour rights for actors.

The Chef Show: Why Netflix’s latest culinary adventure is sparking joy

2019-07-29 10:48

An extension of Jon Favreau's 2014 ‘Chef’ film, ‘The Chef Show’ is an accurate depiction of the passion, tradition and enjoyment that comes with sharing food and recipes with friends and family.

I spent two days with thousands of Pokémon Go fans and had a blast — here's what it was like at this year's Pokémon Go Fest

2019-06-18 09:55

Pokémon Go is still a phenomenon — and I spent two days with thousands of players at Pokémon Go Fest to prove it. Here's what it was like.

Clarkson, Hammond and May: A look back on 17 years of amazing stunts and vehicular awesomeness

2019-04-24 12:00

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May have called time on The Grand Tour. We reflect on the trio's ability to deliver unparalleled motoring entertainment through the years.

This photographer matched up iconic 'Game of Thrones' scenes with their real-life locations — and the results are stunning

2019-04-11 21:31

Andrea David travels around Europe to match "Game of Thrones" sets to their real-life locations. Her photos are surreal.

Why there’s so much drama behind Lerato Kganyago's "open up the industry" tweet

2019-01-30 16:01

Radio and TV personality Lerato Kganyago recently responded to a tweet from a user which poked fun at South Africa’s entertainment industry – and boy did her response send many Twitter users into a frenzy.

MultiChoice expected to start trading on JSE in February

2019-01-22 08:19

Subject to the proposed unbundling from Naspers, entertainment company MultiChoice Group is expected to start trading on the JSE from February 27.


Bob Iger is stepping down as the CEO of Disney after nearly 15 years

2020-02-26 10:36

Bob Iger became the CEO of Disney in 2005. Since then, he's built up a fortune greater than that of Disney's actual heir.

Rihanna and her billionaire boyfriend have reportedly broken up. Here's what we know about the Saudi businessman she was first spotted with 3 years ago.

2020-01-18 15:52

Rihanna was first linked to Saudi billionaire Hassan Jameel in 2017, but the two have since split, according to Us Weekly.

Meghan Markle has reportedly signed a voice-over deal with Disney

2020-01-11 17:42

Meghan Markle would do the voice over work for Disney in exchange for a donation to Elephants Without Borders.

Sifiso Skenjana: How SA can maximise the creative industries as growth sectors

2019-08-02 06:00

222 films were released in 2017, of which a meagre 23 originated locally, and they contributed R12.2bn directly and indirectly to the GDP of the country, says Sifiso Skenjana.

25 celebrities who are real-life heroes

2019-06-29 13:26

Some Hollywood stars don't just play heroes in movies and TV shows — they've intervened during real crises and saved people's lives.

Take a look inside Nicole Kidman's R93 million farmhouse in Australia

2019-05-25 14:29

The actress's farmhouse has a billiard room, a library, a cottage, an orchard, and 111 acres of farmland.

John Legend locked Chrissy Teigen out of the room during the 'Game of Thrones' premiere because she talks too much

2019-04-16 11:34

Chrissy Teigen posted a video after John Legend locked her out of the room during "Game of Thrones" because she talks too much during the show.

WATCH: 5 entertainment videos you might have missed this weekend

2019-03-11 08:26

Nick Jonas admits to breaking up the Jonas Brothers and Nicole Scherzinger's helpful food rule.

Tina Knowles used to follow Beyoncé into the bathroom to protect her

2019-01-24 17:05

Parents of child stars sometimes had to go beyond what is expected of guardians just to make sure their young performers were safe.

Interracial kiss has some '7de Laan' viewers fuming on social media

2019-01-21 11:29

Actress Carina Nel reportedly received hate mail from viewers after kissing actor Nicholas Nkuna.

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