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    1960s Bond girl Honor Blackman dead at 94

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:17pm on April 07, 2020

    Honor Blackman, one of the most memorable co-stars of the early James Bond films, has died at the age of 94, her family said. The...

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    Quibi launching Hollywood ‘on the go’ streaming amid lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:02pm on April 05, 2020

    Quibi, the multi-billion-dollar streaming platform launching Monday, is betting it can transform entertainment with short, Hollywood-quality clips to watch ‘on the go’ -- even as...

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    Tele Samad’s 1st death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 06, 2020

    Today is the 1st death anniversary of late acclaimed actor Tele Samad, widely known for his outstanding acting as a comedian. Abdus Samad, popularly known...

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    Bill Withers passes away

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:59pm on April 04, 2020

    Bill Withers, the legendary performer who delivered timeless hits like ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ with silky yet funkified vocals and came to define 1970s soul, has...

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    Disney hopes for summer ‘Mulan’ launch

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:58pm on April 04, 2020

    Disney delayed the releases of more than a dozen major films Friday, but has not given up on a summer blockbuster with ‘Mulan’ now penciled...

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    7th Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival calls for submissions

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:56pm on April 04, 2020

    Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival (DIMFF), scheduled to be held from February 26-27, 2021, is calling on filmmakers to submit films for the 7th edition...

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    Affluent should stand beside the needy: Chanchal

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:55pm on April 04, 2020

    Two-time National Film Award winning actor Chanchal Chowdhury urged the affluent in the society to stand beside the needy amid coronavirus crisis. ‘Those who have...

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    ‘Glasgow Elvis’ performs virus lockdown gig

    Agence France-Presse . Glasgow | Updated at 10:42pm on April 03, 2020

    An Elvis impersonator in Scotland gave an impromptu gig to lift lockdown spirits, earning a rapturous reception from his neighbours -- but a visit from...

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    Adam Schlesinger dies from coronavirus

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:39pm on April 03, 2020

    Adam Schlesinger, from the US power pop band Fountains of Wayne, has died aged 52 in a New York hospital, his family lawyer has confirmed,...

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    National Film Day celebrations cancelled

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on April 03, 2020

    The celebrations of National Film Day 2020, which was scheduled to be observed on Friday, were cancelled. Bangladesh Film Development Corporation and Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...