Hong Kong director’s ‘Mad World’ among 92 Oscar hopefuls

Hong Kong director Wong Chun’s debut feature, Mad World, will compete against films from a record 92 countries for a chance at taking home the 2018 Oscar for Best Foreign-Language Film. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences yesterday released the final list of submissions for the category, which has long eluded Hong Kong filmmakers, ...

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Celine Tam knocked out of America’s Got Talent race before finals

Celine Tam knocked out of America’s Got Talent race before finals

Three months after she captivated audiences with her stunning Celine Dion cover, Celine Tam’s America’s Got Talent journey has come to an end. During a live...

Actor Chow Yun-fat spotted clearing fallen trees after Typhoon Hato wreaks havoc in Hong Kong

Actor Chow Yun-fat spotted clearing fallen trees after Typhoon Hato wreaks havoc in Hong Kong

While Chow Yun-fat may be famous for being a great actor, the A-lister is also reputed to be very friendly and down to earth. Earlier today, the Hong Kong actor lived up to his...

Hong Kong actor slammed for kissing daughter on the lips at her 15th birthday party

Hong Kong actor slammed for kissing daughter on the lips at her 15th birthday party

A Hong Kong actor has been slammed by netizens after he posted photos of himself and his daughter kissing at her 15th birthday party to Chinese social network Weibo. TVB actor...

Too Late to Say Sorry: Justin Bieber abruptly cancels the rest of his tour, including his concert in Hong Kong

Too Late to Say Sorry: Justin Bieber abruptly cancels the rest of his tour, including his concert in Hong Kong

Without even a hint of being sorry, pop sensation Justin Bieber declared he will not be touring Asia after all, to the disappointment of the legions of Biebsters chomping on the...

China says Justin Bieber not welcome thanks to ‘bad behavior’

China says Justin Bieber not welcome thanks to ‘bad behavior’

Justin Bieber may be hitting Hong Kong, Singapore, and elsewhere in the Coconuts universe this fall, but he is not welcome to perform in China thanks to his “bad...

Sing it loud, sing it proud! PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, THE MUSICAL debuts in Hong Kong this September

Sing it loud, sing it proud! PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, THE MUSICAL debuts in Hong Kong this September

| Coconuts Hong Kong x Lunchbox Theatrical Productions | Make way for the queen of the desert from down under! Yes, you read it right, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, THE MUSICAL...

WEST SIDE STORY: Broadway fan favorite debuts in Hong Kong this May

WEST SIDE STORY: Broadway fan favorite debuts in Hong Kong this May

| Coconuts Hong Kong x Lunchbox Theatrical Productions | You don’t have to be a discerning thespian or a self-proclaimed drama geek to appreciate this theater news: The ultimate...

David Beckham sparks anger online after lumping Hong Kong and China together

David Beckham sparks anger online after lumping Hong Kong and China together

Ex-footballer David Beckham caused something of a stir online after he lumped Hong Kong and China together on social media. Beckham, who was in town recently as AIA’s new...

Producer of Oscar-winning ‘Moonlight’ to make Hong Kong-set movie, cast local actors

Producer of Oscar-winning ‘Moonlight’ to make Hong Kong-set movie, cast local actors

Despite the fact that this year’s Best Picture winner at the Oscars, “Moonlight”, seems a world away from Hong Kong, the film has more connections to this city...