Controversial Hong Kong film ‘Ten Years’ to get Thai spin-off

A controversial award-winning film that shook up Hong Kong with its bleak visions of the city’s future is to be turned into a pan-Asian franchise, with Thai, Taiwanese, and Japanese versions in the works. The original “Ten Years” movie was a collection of short films imagining how life might be in Hong Kong in 2025. ...

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Get the pumped up kicks, kids: Foster the People is coming to Bangkok

Get the pumped up kicks, kids: Foster the People is coming to Bangkok

American rock band Foster the People, known for their hit “Pumped Up Kicks,” is coming to Bangkok next year. Five years after “Pumped Up Kicks” won the Rock Song of the...

‘By the Time It Gets Dark’ Thailand’s pick for Foreign Language Film Oscar

‘By the Time It Gets Dark’ Thailand’s pick for Foreign Language Film Oscar

Director Anocha Suwichakornpong’s By the Time It Gets Dark, a critically heralded look back at Thailand’s political upheaval of the 1970s, has been chosen to represent the...

VIDEO: Behind the scenes at Thai trans pageant Miss Tiffany’s 2017

VIDEO: Behind the scenes at Thai trans pageant Miss Tiffany’s 2017

Last week, 25 beautiful Thai transwomen took the stage for Miss Tiffany’s Universe, a world-famous trans beauty pageant, held in the seaside city of Pattaya. Hours before...

‘Thailand’s Billionaire Barbie’ diagnosed with cancer at 81 (PHOTOS)

‘Thailand’s Billionaire Barbie’ diagnosed with cancer at 81 (PHOTOS)

After disappearing from the media spotlight for several years, Thai socialite Sumanee Gunakasem, also known as “Thailand’s Barbie,” spoke to the media for the first time...

Game of Thrones’ Jaime Lannister coming to Bangkok’s Global Goals World Cup

Game of Thrones’ Jaime Lannister coming to Bangkok’s Global Goals World Cup

Danish actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, better known as Jaime Lannister from HBO series Game of Thrones, will make an appearance at the Global Goals World Cup, a female football...

Revel in a unique rendition of Phantom of the Opera at Banyan Tree Bangkok

Revel in a unique rendition of Phantom of the Opera at Banyan Tree Bangkok

| Coconuts Bangkok x Vertigo TOO | Treat yourself to a dramatic night above the Bangkok skyline.

Redemption Revoked? Tattooed Thai gangster-turned-actor back behind bars

Redemption Revoked? Tattooed Thai gangster-turned-actor back behind bars

He turned heads on the red carpet at Cannes earlier this year with his face tattoos and is one of Thailand’s most popular social media stars, but gangster-turned-actor Panya...

First Look: Behind the Scenes in Pattaya at famed trans pageant Miss Tiffany 2017 (PHOTOS)

First Look: Behind the Scenes in Pattaya at famed trans pageant Miss Tiffany 2017 (PHOTOS)

Coconuts Bangkok is on location in Pattaya to cover one of the most famous trans beauty pageants in the world. Miss Tiffany 2017 will be crowned tomorrow evening but we have an...

Ariana Grande tweets video of Thai man’s epic dancing at her Bangkok concert (VIDEO)

Ariana Grande tweets video of Thai man’s epic dancing at her Bangkok concert (VIDEO)

Ariana Grande made her Bangkok debut with her “Dangerous Woman” tour last night, and it seems the American pop singer is so smitten with Bangkok that she couldn’t help but...


 

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