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  • Thailand News

    Thailand’s iconic Maya Bay: From Hollywood glamour to environmental struggle

    Maya Bay, nestled in Thailand’s Phang-Nga province, clinched third place in the world’s beaches, according to the Lonely Planet travel guide. Dubbed “a slip of a beach hidden by limestone cliffs,” Maya Bay skyrocketed to international fame when acclaimed director Danny Boyle handpicked it as the backdrop for his blockbuster hit The Beach, starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Despite its cinematic allure,…

  • World News

    Brad Pitt’s son accuses Hollywood star of being a ‘world class as*hole’

    Hollywood star Brad Pitt finds himself in the eye of a familial storm as his adopted son, Pax Jolie-Pitt, publicly lambasts him with scathing accusations. The explosive social media rant, unveiled three years after its posting, paints a harrowing picture of Pitt as a “fucking awful human,” leaving fans and followers stunned. The tumultuous Pitt family dynamics have Hollywood buzzing…

  • World News

    Holy drama unfolds: Hollywood’s Oppenheimer sparks controversy with sacred script sex scene (video)

    The latest Hollywood movie Oppenheimer has been accused of being blasphemous after a sex scene in the blockbuster used a line of holy scripture. The movie, featuring a star-studded cast including Cillian Murphy, Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr, Florence Pugh, and Emily Blunt, lit the blue touch paper of controversy in India. The Hollywood blockbuster has been accused of crossing…

  • World News

    Tupac Shakur awarded star on Hollywood Walk of Fame posthumously

    The Hollywood Walk of Fame is set to honour the late rapper Tupac Shakur with a star, 26 years after his passing. The prestigious Los Angeles walkway will host a ceremony on June 7 to commemorate the hip-hop icon. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce confirmed to the LA Times that Shakur’s star would be the 2,758th on the Walk of…

  • News

    Hollywood’s golden era loses an icon, Raquel Welsh dies at 82

    Raquel Welch, Hollywood icon, sex symbol, and trailblazer for modern-day action heroines, has died at the age of 82. The star, known for her sultry roles and sex symbol status, passed away on Wednesday morning after a brief illness. Welch’s career spanned over five decades, during which she appeared in more than 30 movies and 50 television shows. Her breakout…

  • Entertainment

    Hollywood star’s bizarre Oscar gesture to Zelensky ridiculed

    Oscar-winning actor Sean Penn loaned Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky one of his Academy awards in a scene which brought much mirth, merriment, and ridicule. The Hollywood star visited the Ukraine president yesterday and in a show of ostentation handed over one of his precious Oscars and said… “It is just a symbolic, silly thing but if I know this is…

  • Thai Life

    Tracking down “The Beach” – the inspiration for the 2000 Hollywood movie

    Tourists flocked to Maya Bay, you know ‘The Beach’ featured in the 2000 movie starring Leonardo de Caprio and directed by Danny Boyle. Since 2000, the tourist magnet on Koh Phi Phi Ley became a Mecca for the back-packer crowd followed by a mass tourist flock, bringing some 5,000+ tourists to the small bay every day at its peak. In…

  • Pattaya News

    Pattaya’s Hollywood Club closes again as it awaits foreign tourists

    After Covid-19 forced Patttaya’s ‘The Hollywood Club’ to close and reopen, the establishment is now once again closed and reportedly awaiting a green light allowing foreign tourists to return. Damrongkiat Pinitkan, the club’s owner, says, “Our major customers are foreign tourists. We still did not open the club zone when the last phase of removing Covid-19 lockdown restrictions allowed us to…

  • Việt Nam

    Cristiano Ronaldo muốn vào Hollywood khi từ giã sân cỏ

    Ảnh: zing.vn Bước qua tuổi 34, Cristiano Ronaldo ngoài niềm đam mê sân cỏ, anh cũng bắt đầu tính toán tới những kế hoạch tiếp theo sau này. Cristiano Ronaldo muốn thử đóng phim Trong quá khứ, cũng không ít danh thủ bóng đá chuyển sang diễn xuất sau khi giải nghệ như: Stan Collymore, David Beckham, Ian Wright, Eric…

  • Việt Nam

    Sao Hollywood thi nhau đẩy mạnh trend mặc biniki màu nude

    ẢNH: @JESSIEJ/INSTAGRAM Những bộ đồ bikini có màu trơn, hòa với tông màu da đang được các sao nữ Holywood vô cùng ưa chuộng vì nó không những tôn lên được màu da, mà còn làm nổi bật đường cong bốc lửa của các cô nàng. Đầu tiên phải kể đến ngôi sao nổi tiếng Kim Kardashian. Cô là người…

  • Việt Nam

    Tin vui từ Hollywood: Keanu Reeves đã chính thức công khai bạn gái Alexandra Grant

    PHOTO: PEOPLE Tài tử phim ma trận gây bất ngờ cho cả thế giới khi công khai hình ảnh nắm chặt tay Alexandra Grant – bạn gái vừa được công khai của anh. Nhắc tới tài tử “Ma trận”, Keanu Reeves người ta sẽ nhớ đến những cái tên như: “Người tử tế nhất Hollywood” bởi cách sống vĩ đại,…

  • News

    UPDATE: Fire at Hollywood Studio Store clothes shop in Phuket Town

    Forensic police believe that the fire at the Hollywood Studio Store started from an electric short circuit in the ceiling of the shop. The fire at the clothes shop on the ground floor of Paradise Multiplex, Ocean Shopping Mall, that destroyed much of the shop’s contents on the night of April 23 resulting in at least 2 million Baht damages,…

  • Phuket News

    Mai Khao, Karon could suffer contested Hollywood Movie Museum

    PHUKET: The much-protested against ‘Hollywood Movie Museum’ originally slated for Nai Harn could very well end up in Karon or Mai Khao, confirmed officials. “K2L Advertising Co – the Bangkok-based company hired to build the museum – has the necessary contacts to get Hollywood memorabilia that is associated with filming in Phuket,” explained Santi Pawai, director of the Ministry of…

  • Thailand News

    Phuket Gazette Thailand News: Scams, accidents place tourism at risk; Pheu Thai blasts court; House accepts censure; Jakkrit’s wife probed over safe deposit; Hollywood set on fire

    PHUKET MEDIA WATCH– Thailand news compiled by Gazette editors for Phuket’s international community Scams, accidents scare away tourists The Nation / Phuket GazettePHUKET: Thailand’s attractiveness to foreign tourists is under threat from fraud and poor safety standards.After a recent bus accident in Chon Buri that injured 26 Russian tourists, the Russian Union of Travel Industry (RUTI) recently urged Thai authorities…

  • World News

    Phuket Media Watch: Head found near Hollywood Sign; White House shooting; Canadian spy

    PHUKET MEDIA WATCH – World news compiled by Gazette editors for Phuket’s international community Severed head, other body parts found near Hollywood sign Phuket Gazette / News WiresPHUKET: Detectives in Los Angeles were looking for clues this morning after a human head and several other body parts were found below the Hollywood sign, police said. The first body part was…

  • Phuket News

    Six charged for Phuket resort GM stabbing; Hollywood actor Renner caught in brawl

    PHUKET: Six staff of the Rachada Pub in Phuket Town have been charged with attempted murder for the stabbing of Sri Panwa Resort General Manager Vorasit Issara early yesterday morning.In his first major press conference since taking up his position as Phuket Provincial Police Superintendent last week, Maj Gen Chonasit Wattanavrangku this morning presented the suspects to the press as:…

  • Phuket NewsThailand launches drive to discredit Hollywood film | Thaiger

    Thailand launches drive to discredit Hollywood film

    BANGKOK (AFP): Thailand has launched a worldwide campaign to discredit the Hollywood movie “Anna and the King”, which censors have banned as an insult to the monarchy and a distortion of history, weekend news reports said. The foreign ministry has issued guidelines to its embassies saying 20th Century Fox’s claim the film is based on historical events “was almost completely…

  • Phuket NewsPolice seize copies of banned Hollywood movie | Thaiger

    Police seize copies of banned Hollywood movie

    BANGKOK (AFP): Thai undercover police arrested two men suspected of producing pirated copies of banned Hollywood movie “Anna and the King” which censors have ruled disrespectful to the monarchy, police said this morning. Rawiphat Sawatwattawong, and Phallop Yoosabai, both 24, were detained near Bangkok’s Pantip Plaza, a software and entertainment center, late yesterday. They were found in possession of 200…

  • Lifestyle

    Are people still going to movie theatres in Thailand?

    In the age of streaming services and digital downloads, you might wonder if the charm of the big screen still holds its allure. Are people in Thailand still flocking to movie theatres? Let’s dive into the heart of Thailand’s cinema culture, and evaluate the current trends. Despite the digital era’s convenience, there’s a unique experience that only cinemas can offer.…

  • Thailand video news

    Thailand Video News | Foreign income to be taxed in Thailand, The Thai government will be keeping a close eye on Jurassic World production

    In this Thailand video news, Alex and Jay delve into the stories from across the country. Beginning with Thailand will tax residents on all foreign income starting in 2024, regardless of whether it is brought into the country. Platforms earning over 1 billion baht must report their income sources. A viral video of a woman scalding her pregnant Siberian Husky…

  • Tourism News

    Prehistoric tourism boost for Thailand as Jurassic World 4 rolls

    Thailand will host the filming of Jurassic World 4, the latest instalment in the iconic Jurassic Park series providing an enormous boost to the nation’s tourism industry. The Department of Tourism’s Director General, Jaturon Phakdeewanit, announced that the production will span from today until mid-July, covering several locations such as Bangkok, Krabi, Trang, Phang Nga, Phuket, and Chiang Mai. This…

  • Thailand News

    Thai film industry to exceed 3.8 billion baht at Cannes festival

    The 77th Cannes Film Festival has presented significant opportunities for the Thai government, local filmmakers, and production companies to secure lucrative business deals. The festival, which ran from May 14 to 25, is expected to generate more than the 3.8 billion baht grossed from last year’s event. Companies participating in the Thai booth, which showcased local films and promoted tourism,…

  • Cannabis

    CBD Coffee as your perfect morning pick-me-up

    Are you a devotee of coffee seeking a fresh, innovative edge to your daily regimen? Let’s dive into the rising trend sweeping the wellness and coffee communities: CBD-infused coffee. This sensational blend offers not just a distinctive, delightful flavour, but also presents a cutting-edge method to infuse wellness into your regular caffeine intake. Certainly, you’ve been cognizant of the ever-growing…

  • Road deaths

    Bus accident tragically kills elderly man on Chaeng Watthana Road

    A tragic bus accident occurred yesterday when a 72 year old man lost his life after slipping and being run over by a bus at a bus stop near Chaeng Watthana Road, Pak Kret, Nontha Buri. The elderly man, who had been a familiar figure in the area for over a decade, was known for begging to support his family.…

  • Automotive

    20 likely causes of car accidents & ways to avoid them

    Fast cars, adrenaline pumping, heart racing – it’s a thrilling scene often glorified by Hollywood blockbusters. But beneath the glamour of the Fast and Furious franchise, lies a dangerous reality: street racing. It’s an underground culture that often leads to devastating car accidents. Turbo engines and nitrous oxide boosters push vehicles to extreme speeds, making any potential accident far more…

  • Thailand News

    Thailand’s silver screen success with ‘Mother of the Bride’ in Phuket

    Thailand’s tropical gem, Phuket, steals the spotlight in the upcoming Netflix rom-com Mother of the Bride, set against the stunning backdrop of Anantara Layan Phuket Resort and Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas. Directed by Mark Waters and featuring Hollywood heavyweights including Brooke Shields, Miranda Cosgrove, and Benjamin Bratt, this film not only showcases Thailand’s natural beauty but also cements its…

  • Thailand News

    Hoofing havoc: Rampaging army horses cause chaos in London

    In a scene straight out of a Hollywood blockbuster, the heart of London turned into a battleground as army horses, spooked during a routine military exercise, broke free and charged through the city streets, pursued by police. The drama unfolded in central London’s Belgravia, where an ordinary morning took a terrifying turn. Eyewitnesses watched in horror as the majestic creatures…

  • Thailand News

    Thai YouTuber warned of jail time over Hong Kong ghost selfie

    A Thai lawyer warned a YouTuber about possible jail time after she shared her spooky experience while travelling in Hong Kong. The YouTuber claimed that a ghostly figure had appeared in the mirror selfie she captured. The 39 year old half Thai, half Swiss YouTuber, Alita “Anntie” Blattler, caused a stir on Thai social media with her selfie photo shared…

  • Thailand News

    Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s opulent family holiday in Phuket

    Ever wondered how Hollywood’s elite enjoy their family vacations? Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie show us how it’s done with their opulent getaway in Thailand. The power couple, along with their brood of six, Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Knox, and Vivienne are basking in luxury at the Amanpuri beach resort in Phuket, where they’re shelling out a jaw-dropping £18,000 (approximately…

  • Thailand News

    Mid-air drama: Man’s attempted suicide on Thailand to UK flight

    Breaking news has emerged regarding a man’s attempted suicide on a flight from Thailand to the United Kingdom on Friday. The aircraft was forced to undergo an emergency landing at a London airport after a passenger reportedly tried to take his own life in a cabin toilet. The EVA Air BR67 flight from Bangkok to London had started its descent…