Over the past two years and even more so in 2014, Guyana has seen a radical boom in the amount of persons taking up the occupation as “photographer” .
BEVERLY HILLS Calif (Reuters) - When Jon Voight joined the growing list of top-flight film actors on television last year as a small-time Boston gangster on drama Ray Donovan, he felt the role of the aging family patriarch take him back to his early days as a character actor .
[caption id="attachment_299284" align="alignleft" width="376"] Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett[/caption](Billboard) The main G .
[caption id="attachment_299286" align="alignright" width="230"] Jillian Banks[/caption](Billboard) - Excited yet for Jillian Banks’ debut album? You should be .
(Yahoo) Though 2014 is only at the halfway mark, it’s already shaping up to be one of the best movie years on record, thanks to wisecracking Legos, hipster vampires, and a certain Budapest hotel .
In the near future, local fashion designer Rishma Persaud sees herself as a force for change by inspiring more Guyanese to be fashion conscious .
Georgetown is the city of my birth and I have an admiration for its handsomeness .
Hi Everyone, Daylight breaks earlier and the sun sets later, summer is here .
Have you ever thought about the real reason why trends in the Caribbean take so long to catch on? We Caribbean people always happen to be the last to grasp hold of a new look and the last to wear it out .
(Billboard) - Lionel Richie will be named a Legend of Live at the 2014 Billboard Touring Awards, to be held November 20 at the Edison Ballroom in New York City .
SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Young adult film franchises have dominated the conversation at San Diego’s annual Comic Con gathering in recent years, but as the buzz-building convention kicked off on Thursday, the absence of established blockbusters has allowed studios to push new fare targeting a similar audience .
(Billboard) We had lonely hours, turned blue and felt like outsiders while listening to our favourite albums of the year so far .
[caption id="attachment_298467" align="alignleft" width="166"] Deborah Harkness[/caption]NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Book of Life, the final novel of the time-travelling trilogy written by Deborah Harkness, shot straight to the top of the US bestsellers list on Thursday .
Not many 14 year olds can outshine five older teenage girls, but Reesa Sooklall did taking the 2014 Miss Guyana Talented Teen crown and title on July 6, at the National Cultural Centre, with poise and charm .
Into the third week of drama classes I developed a strong interest in subtexts, learning about characters, becoming the character, method acting .
Hi Everyone, This week’s column concludes the 2-part look at Black Pudding .
By Ashma JohnBeing a female is possibly one of the most stressful things to deal with .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An African American character will soon strap on the star-emblazoned shield and step into the red, white and blue uniform of Captain America in the pages of Marvel Comics .
(Billboard) - Sam Smith takes over atop the landmark new Billboard Artist 100 chart, rising 2-1 .
[caption id="attachment_297631" align="alignright" width="310"] Iggy Azalea[/caption][caption id="attachment_297632" align="alignright" width="319"] Beyonce[/caption]LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - R&B singer Beyonce and rappers Eminem and Iggy Azalea led the nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards, one of the industry’s top televised showcases, the cable TV network said on Thursday .
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, a sequel about highly intelligent apes that battle with humans for dominance, has knocked the giant Transformers robots out of the top spot on US and Canadian movie charts .
[caption id="attachment_297624" align="aligncenter" width="506"] Gavin Mendonca’s Radio Rock and Roll graphic[/caption] .
You can expect to see Delroy Walcott promoting male pageantry and youth empowerment .
For nearly a month now, as part of my ambition to explore the culture and art of dear old Guyana and dive into vacation season I started attending theatre classes after weeks of consultation and advice from dramatists .
Hi Everyone,This week begins a 2-part series about Black Pudding .
The Scene Cartoon .
Last Sunday I left for Trinidad and Tobago to review a pop-up shop hosted by Emma Forster Hiscock, Stephanie Rydle and Ain Earle .
Yaphet Jackman’s poetry is his signature .
Ugh! It’s happening again .
Hi Everyone,We are people who are at once sophisticated and simple .
The Scene Cartoon .
Some seven designers put their work on display for a worthy cause last month, in Sonia Noel’s annual “Style Mission”, which supported the Guyana Sickle Cell Association .
Raagas n Rhythm 2, a musical concert, directed and produced by Amar Ramessar and Rena Ramessar will be staged at the Theatre Guild, Georgetown from 7 pm today .
Radio Rock n’ Roll is a brand new radio show focusing strictly on rock music, from classic to modern alternative to punk to heavy metal, hosted by local rock musician Gavin Mendonca of punk rock band Keep Your Day Job! and heavy metal band Feed The Flames .
When you go shopping in Guyana are your experiences pleasant? Do you visit the same store repeatedly because of the any particular stimulator? Do you feel compelled and tingly inside to immediately return when you get your next pay cheque? All my answers would be a big fat no!I personally don’t feel we are spoilt for choice locally despite the ridiculous amount of fashion retailers we have .