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April, 2019

 

THE 25TH JAMES BOND ADVENTURE

James Bond Producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli confirmed the start of principal photography on the 25th official James Bond film begins on 28 April 2019. From Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, the film is directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga and stars Daniel Craig, who returns for his fifth film as Ian Fleming’s James Bond 007. Metro Goldwyn Mayer will release the 25th James Bond feature film domestically through their United Artists Releasing banner on April 8, 2020; through Universal Pictures International and Metro GoldwynRead More


Film Review: Celeste

Director:    Ben Hackworth Cast:    Radha Mitchell, Thomas Cocquerel, Nadine Garner, Odessa Young, Emm Wiseman Rating:    M Running Time:    105 Australian Distributor:     Curious Films   Directed by Brisbane-born director Ben Hackworth, the film follows Celeste (Radha Mitchell), a famed forty-something opera singer, as she prepares to make a comeback after a decade out of the limelight. Having pushed everyone away after the death of her husband ten years ago, Celeste uses the occasion to attempt reconciliation with her estranged step-son Jack (Thomas Cocquerel). While Jack hasRead More


Billie Eilish Australian Tour 2019

Following a phenomenal Coachella set recently, pop sensation Billie Eilish will land in Australia next week to take her anticipated When We All Fall Asleep, World Tour around the country, and hit Groovin The Moo stages for the very first time. Gigantic demand saw fans snap up tickets to the star’s shows in record time; in Brisbane, back-to-back Eatons Hill Hotel appearances were upgraded to a Riverstage performance on Tuesday 7th May, with additional tickets released in Auckland to satisfy demand. Due to the popularity of Billie Eilish’s Australia-New Zealand concerts, and withRead More


5 biggest trends in engagement rings according to Fairina Cheng

Engagement rings are no longer the sole domain of diamonds and bling. 2019 is all about unique gems, rosy colours and a different approach to design. Jewellery designer, Fairina Cheng (fairinachengjewellery.com), shares the 5 biggest trends in engagement rings and ideas for creating your own piece of custom jewellery. 1. Mixed metals Where white gold has been the classic choice for many years, rose gold is now emerging as the choice-du-jour. Its soft feminine hues make it highly complementary to a wide range of skin tones. Combining rose and whiteRead More


VRC AMBASSADOR GEORGIA CONNOLLY TO SADDLE UP FOR CHARITY

Victoria Racing Club (VRC) Ambassador Georgia Connolly will saddle up in the annual women-only Magnolia Cup at Goodwood, the first Australian to take up the reins in the race at the world-famous British racecourse. This year the Magnolia Cup will benefit Wellbeing of Women, Britain’s leading women’s reproductive and gynaecological health charity dedicated to saving the lives of women and children across the United Kingdom. Georgia will turn amateur jockey for the race, held on Ladies’ Day during the Qatar Goodwood Festival, where she will compete against high-profile women from the worldsRead More


NGV partners with Hutong Dumpling Bar for winter Friday Nights series

In a new collaboration, Melbourne’s Hutong Dumpling Bar takes over the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV’s) Gallery Kitchen for the 2019 Melbourne Winter Masterpieces NGV Friday Nights series, transforming it into a Shanghai-inspired dumpling bar. Each Friday night features a headline act, showcasing the best of Australia’s vibrant and diverse musical talent.  This season’s headliners include performers such as self-made Melbourne performer Maribelle, soulful Sydney vocalist Thandi Phoenix, Brisbane’s Young Franco, Sydney’s NGAIIRE and songwriter and producer GRAACE. NGV Friday Nights full line-up: Friday 31 May – Husky Friday 7 June – Amaya Laucirica Friday 14Read More


Movie Trailer – Acute Misfortune

ACUTE MISFORTUNE will be released in selected cinemas nationally from 16 May accompanied by a series of special event Q&As. Based on the award-winning biography of Archibald Prize winner Adam Cullen by Erik Jensen, the founding editor of The Saturday Paper, the acclaimed film is a bold, layered depiction of the relationship between the biographer and his subject. The debut feature of Thomas M. Wright (Sweet Country, Top of the Lake, Everest), is produced by Plot Media, Blackheath Film and Arenamedia, and features AACTA Best Actor winner Daniel Henshall (Snowtown) asRead More


Single Release: Jackson Carroll – Holy Hell

Sydney songwriter Jackson Carroll opens up and bares all with debut single ‘Holy Hell’ – a perfect piece of indie music that introduces the listener to a young songwriter exploring an unapologetically emotional musical terrain. Melodically rich and compelling, ‘Holy Hell’ is uncompromising in its crafting and delivery. The first taste of his forthcoming EP, ‘Holy Hell’ is a snapshot of an artist properly coming into his own. Reflective, contemplative and self-aware, Carroll’s debut offering demonstrates a clear artistic direction, as ‘Holy Hell’ explores the artist’s vulnerabilities and musical strengths.Read More


INTRODUCING BODYBLOOM JEWELLERY

Designer Farbod Sarreshteh is a Persian Designer and the Founder of BodyBloom Jewellery. Farbod stepped in the world of jewellery in 1999 and since then he has not stopped learning, designing and creating. In 2001, he graduated in Gemology and Jewellery Design from G.I.A (Gemological Institute of America) in Vicenza, Italy. In 2009, he completed the Graduate Jeweler Program (GJ) at Revere Academy of Jewellery Arts in San Francisco, California where he learned the latest skills and techniques from nationally recognized craftsmen and world greatest artisans and Master Jewellers suchRead More


Geniale 1st Birthday Party

Géniale‘s First Birthday: medicine meets philanthropy in a dazzling display for Sydney‘s fashion, beauty and medical scene Recently in Sydney‘s edgy inner west medicine met both philanthropy and fashion at Géniale Medical, Laser, Aesthetics & Skin Cancer Centre in a stunning collision to celebrate the business‘ first anniversary. Clinic founder Doctor Mike Shenouda (resident Doctor on Channel 7‘s ‘House of Wellness‘) was recently shortlisted for the prestigious Australian Small Business Champion of the Year awards (category: entrepreneur). Géniale is Australia‘s first holistic medical beauty super centre delivering a kaleidoscope ofRead More