Category Asian Film

Thai Cave Rescue: The Cave Film Shares Behind-The-Scenes Shots

The dramatic Thai cave rescue unfolded like a film. It involved a desperate search, selfless volunteers, an audacious rescue, and 12 boys and one man determined to survive against the odds. Several films of the rescue are being planned, but the first to finish filming is The Cave by Thai-Irish director Tom Waller, which involves […]

Chow Yun Fat Vows To Donate Fortune After He Dies

Veteran Hong Kong actor Chow Yun Fat may be a heavyweight from the golden era of Hong Kong cinema but the famously frugal actor has vowed to donate his vast wealth to charity after he dies. Also known to western audiences for films such as the Oscar-winning Pirates of the Caribbean and gangster classic A […]

Terrace House’s First LGBTQ Character Shows Reality TV Is Still Evolving

The Japanese reality show Terrace House has become an international phenomenon this year, praised by many as the return of reality TV that is, for lack of a better word, real. However, the glaring omission of LGBTQ members has long been a complication for a group dating show that the New Yorker’s Troy Patterson called more of […]

Chinese TV Star Yang Mi and Hong Kong Actor Hawick Lau Divorce

  Chinese actress Yang Mi and Hong Kong actor Hawick Lau Hoi-wai have announced their divorce, ending their marriage that was approaching five years. A statement released by Chinese entertainment and media company Jiaxing Media on Saturday night said that both parties had signed the divorce papers, and have separated amicably. Yang, 32, and Lau, […]

Saina Nehwal Biopic Delayed To 2020

It was hoped that the biopic on Saina Nehwal, starring Shraddha Kapoor, would be out next year but it seems the film could be delayed. According to Box Office India, the film’s first schedule has been postponed until March 2019 and with makers wanting to release the film during the holiday period.  However, it appears it […]

Swara Bhasker Coming To Eros International’s Web Series ‘Flesh’

Swara Bhasker will star in Eros International’s upcoming web series Flesh,  Variety reported.  The series, to be released on Eros Now, the studio’s digital platform, will explore human trafficking in India. Flesh will air in early 2019. “Flesh” stars Swara Bhaskar (“Raanjhanaa,” “Veera Di Wedding”) as a belligerent female cop who takes matters into her […]

Aamir Khan’s ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’ Set For December 28 China Release

Thugs Of Hindostan a 2018 Indian Hindi-language action adventure film written and directed by Aditya Chopra,  will be released in China on December 28. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan and China’s favorite Indian actor Aamir Khan. The movie cost $29 million to make and is considered one of the most expensive Indian films. Set in 1795, the film […]