Vietnam's largest cinema chain has pulled a new Dreamworks animated movie from theaters because it features a map asserting Chinese ownership over the South China Sea.
In the late 1980s, mobile cinema businesses were burgeoning in Ghana, bringing film screenings to villages and rural areas without theatres or electricity. These makeshift "video clubs" -- usually made up of a diesel generator, a VCR and a TV or projector loaded onto a truck -- would travel around the country showcasing Hollywood and Bollywood blockbusters, as well as West African films.
Submissions for the best international feature film award at the 2020 Academy Awards have started to come in, and Screen is keeping a running list of each film below.
Actor Lilwin has expressed his disapproval of the government’s decision to establish Ghana’s movie village at Kyebi in the Eastern Region.
When most industry players talk about reviving the local movie sector, suggestions that top the list are appropriate structures, distribution channels, fight against piracy, among others, but Kumawood actor, Kwaku Manu, says all that is long talk because money and nothing else will get the sector back on its feet.
There could be more winter coming to HBO, with another "Game of Thrones" prequel potentially advancing to the pilot stage.
Ghanaian movie ‘Azali’ was named the overall winning movie at the 2019 edition of the Golden Movie Awards Africa.
Actress Nadia is lauding the idea of ‘Walk of Fame’ arena for stars in the country.
CEO of Venus Productions, Abdul Salam Mumuni, has revealed that there was no market for Ghanaian productions when he began his craft as a movie producer.
The Deputy Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Dr Ziblim Barri Iddi has said that the government will build a film village in Kumasi, the Ashanti regional capital.
Eddie Murphy’s highly anticipated sequel to his hit ’80s comedy “Coming 2 America” has added Wesley Snipes to the cast that already includes Arsenio Hall and comedian Michael Blackson.
The Black Star International Film Festival (BSIFF) has announced the 2019 official selection for the Black Star International Film Festival.
The Lion King has become the fourth Disney film this year to make $1bn (£821m) in worldwide box office sales.
Actress Martha Ankomah says she is appalled by the increasing numbers of businessmen investing in building apartments for rent, yet the facilities remain empty for years because ordinary Ghanaians can’t afford them.
Four years after his one cast movie, ‘Last Night’, actor Prince David Osei has picked up an award for his work.
American rapper Birdman will executive produce ‘Tazmanian Devil’, a coming-of-age film based on a Nigerian immigrant.
This weekend just got better as Log Studio Production's play, “Adam in Court” stages this Saturday, June 22 at the National Theater.
Sparrow Productions is set to release a new movie to be premiered exclusively on a newly established online cinema.
At age 82, one would have expected that veteran actress Grace Nortey may be too old to be acting but she tells Showbiz that she is still able to play minor roles.
Director of the Golden Movie Awards scheme, Mimi Adani Michaels, says the winners of the Awards will never be decided by the public.
Fox has announced that 'Empire' will end after its sixth season.
The much-anticipated premiere of the 2 pilots movie came off at the national theatre on April 26.
The much anticipated comic movie ‘The 2 Pilots'’ is set to be premiered at the National Theatre on Friday, April 26.
Richie Mensah, CEO of Lynx Entertainment has assured music enthusiasts and industry critics that singer MzVee is still with the label.
Gone are the days, when people trooped into cinemas to satisfy their viewing pleasure, as most homes were unable to own a television set at that time.
Top actresses Jackie Appiah, Yvonne Nelson and Yvonne Okoro will be co-starring in a new movie project, almost a decade of not acting together.
Ghana is the latest country to have a movie on Netflix.
Empawa Africa created by Nigerian artiste Mr. Eazi, has gained a lot of attention since its inception in November 2018.
The organisers of the Oscars have reversed an earlier decision to hand out four awards during ad breaks after facing a major backlash.
Actor and talk show host Andrew Tandoh Adote has stated acting on stage is extremely challenging and tiring.
Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, a voting member of the Oscars, has expressed her displeasure towards the 2019 edition of the awards.
Eight movies were nominated for best picture on Tuesday, but there are two that couldn't be more different -- "Black Panther," the Marvel blockbuster; and "Roma," Alfonso Cuarón's black-and-white Netflix film -- might be the most significant in terms of leading the Oscars into new frontiers.
Actress Nadia Buari has promised to serve Ghanaians with more movies and charity work in 2019.
As part of Joy Prime’s aim to promote, invest and support locally produced contents for television, the channel has launched a new TV series dubbed Master and the 3 maids.
Season 2 of ‘Apartment 22’ TV series has been successfully launched and approved to be aired on Joy Prime, Ghana’s No.1 entertainment channel.
The popular TV series Kejetia vs Makola, a comical courtroom drama which has been airing on Joy Prime for a little over a year now, enters its 3rd season this weekend.
HG Concepts and Instinct Wave are set to premiere a sensational all pidgin comedy movie dubbed “Jacob” at the Global Cinemas on January 1, 2019.
Nollywood star Omotola Jelade-Ekeinde says it is very possible for the African continent to have a category solely for African films at the Oscars.
Legendary Ghanaian-British act-reality star Peter Mensah, is in Ghana.
Kumawood actor Nurudeen Abass, popularly known among his colleagues as Blinkz, has been stabbed to death.
Village Minds Production in partnership with the National Folklore Board and Alliance Francaise d’Accra is ready to treat theatre lovers and the general public to another original play titled, “Chains & Shackles.”
One time revered Ghanaian actress and ex-Deputy Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Dzifa Gomashie, has announced her retirement from acting career.
Ghanaian movie director Frank Rajah Arase says it is an honour to be adjudged Best Director at the 2018 edition of the prestigious African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) held in Kigali, Rwanda.
Kumawood actress, Mercy Asiedu says they are ready to go to prison over nonpayment of taxes.
Lydia Forson has taken a swipe at Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko, after he said he felt disappointed with some Ghanaian movies he watched.
A high ranking member of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has expressed his disappointment with some Ghanaian movies.
Ghanaian movie producer, Kweku Boakye, popularly known as Danfo B.A, has died.
Beijing Top TV Drama & Movies Broadcasting Season in Africa is a brand program to promote cultural exchanges and cooperation between China and Africa.
Chief Executive Officer of Sparrow Production, Shirley Frimpong-Manso has ditched her intention to quit movie productions.
Ghanaian screen goddess, Michelle Attoh, makes a return after years of hibernation.
Actress Victoria Lebene Mekpah has revealed that her career as an actress would have been bigger if she had succumbed to sex for movie roles.
US series The Big Bang Theory will air its final episode in 2019, ending one of the longest-running sitcoms in US history.