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Singapore-born filmmaker Sandi Tan’s Shirkers premieres worldwide on Netflix 26 Oct

Singapore-born filmmaker Sandi Tan’s award-winning movie, Shirkers, will finally debut in Singapore – and globally – on October 26, 2018. And it’s going to be on Netflix!  The movie, a Netflix Original documentary film, won the Directing Award in World Cinema Documentary at the Sundance Film Festival in Jan 2018.  Shirkers (the documentary) tells the story of Sandi Tan’s original …

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Jennifer Garner, David Tennant star in HBO comedy Camping; premieres 15 Oct

Jennifer Garner (Alias’ Sydney Bristow) and David Tennant (the 10th Doctor) are set to hit the small screen on the upcoming HBO Original comedy series Camping. Premiering on 15 Oct at 10am on HBO GO and HBO – as well as HBO On Demand, the series based on the British series of the same name from 2016 by Julia Davis. …

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The Handmaid’s Tale finally arrives in Singapore, thanks to HBO Asia

The first two seasons of the award-winning drama The Handmaid’s Tale will premiere on Sept 15 across Asia, HBO Asia has announced. The show based on the Margaret Atwood novel will be available on HBO GO and HBO On Demand, and all future seasons will also arrive on the platforms. (That said, we’re wondering if it’s going to be same-day or …

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Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina shows a much darker teenage witch in new images

Netflix has released the first 2 official photos from upcoming series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. It’s a whole lot darker than what we’re used to, and there’s no Salem in sight, but with the success of Riverdale, this is surely a natural progression. Starring Kiernan Shipka as Sabrina Spellman, Netflix says the new series imagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage …

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A visit to HBO’s Grisse: The Eastern Western you were waiting for

We had the opportunity to visit the Dutch garrison town of Grisse, also the title of an original series created by HBO Asia to be released at the end of the year. Grisse is an eight-part hour-long original period drama set in the Dutch East Indies period in the mid 1800s. The story revolves around a group of unlikely individuals from …

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