Frederick James Koch, born to Sri Lankan parents, has been signed on for the Hollywood film ‘NIGHTWALK’. The film Starring Eric Roberts (Julie Roberts’ brother) and Patrick Kilpatrick amongst a star cast of other known Hollywood actors and actresses is been
Jitendra Uduman and his four band-mates had never met before they came together to perform at Tantalize 2015, an all island inter university talent show organised by the Student Activity Club of APIIT Sri Lanka. Up against two other bands
Glenn Frey, Eagles guitarist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, passed away Monday. He was 67. “It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our comrade, Eagles founder, Glenn Frey, in New York
M.I.A. has been threatened with legal action by French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), owned by a Qatari group, over her wearing a customized PSG shirt in the video for her song “Borders.” The controversial songwriter and rapper posted a
Singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 from cancer. His son, film director Duncan Jones, confirmed the news and a statement was issued on his social media accounts. “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after
On 22nd November 2010 Dr. K. Benny Prasad arrived inKarachi (Pakistan) and broke the World Record becoming the fastest person to travel to 245 nations including Antarctica. This magnificent feat took Dr. Benny 6 years, 6 months and 22 days.
Chart-topping R&B singer Natalie Cole, who followed her legendary father into the music business with hits like “This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)” and “Unforgettable,” died at age 65, the New York Daily News reported. “Natalie Cole, sister beloved &
by Ashanthi Warunasuriya With a new sound and culture, the creators of a new generation of music, Jayasri, have opened and performed with international artists such as Third World, UB40, The Wailers, Inner Circle, Temptations, Ziggy Marley, Shaggy, Gentleman and
President Maithripala Sirisena today slammed the organizers of the Enrique Iglesias concert staged in Colombo saying it had a negative impact on local culture and tradition. Speaking at an event in Ampara, the President noted that the December 20th (2015)
Colombo is no stranger to big music acts. Despite its size, the beach paradise often has international superstars — from Sean Paul to Lionel Richie and even Shreya Goshal — flocking to its capital city to make some serious noise. Even
Derrick Junkeer or Derrick J as he is known in Australia wowed his fans no end as he stepped down from the stage during his performance at the Galadari Hotel in October. He moved among the guests who were thrilled
Award winning global superstar Enrique Iglesias will be performing LIVE in Sri Lanka this December. In a short video promotion, Enrique Iglesias said that he will be performing in Sri Lanka on December 20 at a “very special show”. Live
Of Sri Lankan heritage, Melbourne based Julian Simonsz, made waves with his show stopping blind audition on The Voice Australia 2014. After being dubbed “the next Justin Timberlake” (Daily Mail UK) he worked with Grammy winning Will.I.Am until the finals.
Grammy award winning singer, multi-platinum recording artist and global superstar Sean Paul will be performing LIVE in Sri Lanka next month courtesy SUN FM. Sean Paul, who was in Sri Lanka in 2010, will be back in Colombo to perform
Veteran actress Manorama, who regaled multitudes of filmgoers with her fine sense of humour, passed away in the city late on Saturday of cardiac arrest. She was 78. Her relative Thamilarasu told TOI that she had dinner and was trying
Mount Lavinia Hotel is the chosen venue once again for the twenty seventh Country Roads concert organised by the Country Music Foundation. Riding on the success of the show last year, the organisers are keen on staging one of the
Having rocked the island with the AXE Provoke Fallen Angels and the AXE Blastparties, AXE is all set to outdo itself this year with a chocolate themed AXE Dark Temptation partyon the 26th of September at the Galadari Hotel. World
Puddle of Mudd, a world renowned and controversial rock band, is to perform in Sri Lanka on September 26. To date the band has sold over seven million albums, and has had a string of No. 1 mainstream rock singles
The musical journey of singer-songwriter Sheyana Wijesingha led to a reunion with her father after 26 years apart – and now to a hit song in Sri Lanka. Based at Turners Beach near Ulverstone in Australia, Ms Wijesingha and The
Jacqueline Fernandez and Arjun Kapoor seemed to have bonded really well during IIFA this year and ever since then, there have been numerous stories of their alleged closeness, linking them up and at times calling them the new Bollywood couple.