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Hayley Kiyoko has revealed how Hennessy XO has helped her embrace her Japanese heritage. The 30-year-old Asian-American star spoke about how her collaboration with the fragrance brand had helped her when she sat down with her mother Sarah Kawahara for the company’s “Original Odyssey” digital series. She told PEOPLE magazine: “It was really cool to …

SEOUL – Viewers of the Netflix series Squid Game noticed that the K-drama contains scenes and storylines similar to a 2014 Japanese film, As The Gods Will. The plots of both shows involve death-survival matches using childhood games and there are similarities in the filmography as well, like a close-up of a giant doll’s head …

The merger between Sony Pictures Networks Pvt. and Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. will focus on increasing the number of viewers by leveraging the combined reach of the two networks, said Punit Goenka. “The main goal would be to grow the overall business,” Zee Entertainment CEO and CEO said on a call with analysts on Tuesday. …

“Intellectual property” was probably not a term one thought to apply to “Star Wars” when the first film premiered in May 1977. Over 40 years of movies, books, TV series, toys, of games, collectible cards, and theme parks later, it’s hard to think of George Lucas’ space saga as anything else. This could have been …

By ANDREW DALTON, AP ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR LOS ANGELES (AP) – The spotlight is on. The ruby ​​slippers are in place. Many Oscars shine. The shark is suspended and has been waiting for almost a year. Nine years after its announcement, four years after its first scheduled opening date and five months since its last scheduled …

TOKYO (Reuters) – Concern that China Evergrande could default https://www.reuters.com/world/china/china-evergrande-fears-consume-investors-awaiting-trading-2021-09-21 on its mountain of Debt affected shares of toilet maker Toto and other Japanese companies that are seen as vulnerable to a further slowdown in real estate development in China. Toto lost 6.1% on Tuesday, extending its decline since Thursday to 14.8%, on the perceived …

KANYE West deposited $ 57 million at a Malibu mansion just 30 minutes from her ex Kim Kardashian’s $ 60 million Hidden Hills resort. It comes as fans have speculated that Kanye and Kim have reunited since their divorce after sharing photos of his ex-wife on his Instagram. Kanye West bought $ 57 million house …

Two Japanese sisters have been certified by Guinness World Records as the world’s oldest living identical twins, 107 years and 330 days old, the organization said on Monday. The announcement coincided with Respect for the Elderly Day, a national holiday in Japan. Sisters Umeno Sumiyama and Koume Kodama were born on Shodoshima Island, western Japan, …

Japanese art will honor this year’s annual Flying 40 awards event, scheduled for Wednesday at the Japanese Gardens inside the Albuquerque Botanical Gardens. It’s a welcome return to the in-person festivities, after the pandemic forced the Flying 40 to stand in line last year for the first time since the annual event launched in 1998, …

Visitors holding Chinese national flags are photographed in front of the 9.18 Historical Museum in Shenyang, northeast China’s Liaoning Province, September 18, 2019. Air raid sirens sounded again in the city hall. town at 9:18 am that day. The “September 18 incident” in 1931 was followed by the large-scale invasion of China by Japan, triggering …