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    Local, Hollywood films to be released today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:52pm on March 09, 2017

    Nader Chowdhury’s second feature Meyeti Ekhon Kothay Jabey and a Hollywood monster thriller Kong: Skull Island will hit cinemas across...

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    Rehearsal for teleplays being ignored

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:48pm on March 09, 2017

    Rehearsal or run-through for teleplays, once considered an essential part of a television production, is now being largely ignored...

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    Schwarzenegger quits 'Celebrity Apprentice' over show's Trump ties

    Reuters | Updated at 08:25am on March 04, 2017

    Arnold Schwarzenegger said on Friday he will not be back for another season of NBC's reality show ‘The Celebrity Apprentice,’ blaming US president Donald Trump's...

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    Bangla version of Stevulak`s `THREADS` screened

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on February 17, 2017

    The Bangla version of Canadian filmmaker Cathy Stevulak’s award-winning documentary on the ancient indigenous art of Nakshi Kantha, ‘THREADS’, was screened at Bangladesh National Museum...

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    TV artistes busy with upcoming election

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on February 08, 2017

    Television artistes are busy campaigning with only a day left for the Bangladesh Television Artistes’ Association election scheduled to be held tomorrow at Bangladesh Shilpakala...

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    Pioneering TV actress Mary Tyler Moore dies

    Associated Press | Updated at 11:41am on January 26, 2017

    Mary Tyler Moore, the star of TV’s beloved ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’ whose comic realism helped revolutionise the depiction of women on...

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    Television industry awaits govt intervention

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on January 05, 2017

    The local television industry is unlikely to recover from the crisis of confidence that hit it in recent years following the TV channels’ dependence on...

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    Poldark bath scene named best TV moment of 2016

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:55pm on January 01, 2017

    A steamy bath scene from the second series of Poldark has topped a poll of the biggest television moments of 2016...

  • Teleplays beset with obstacles

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on December 20, 2016

    Local television industry is suffering from various obstacles for which it is not always possible to make quality teleplays and drama serials, says veteran actor...

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    FTPO gives TV channels fresh deadline

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:43pm on December 20, 2016

    Federation of Television Professionals Organisation, a platform of 13 television productions-based professional groups, has given TV channels a fresh deadline to stop airing of Bangla...