After 35 seasons, MTV's 'The Challenge' still going strong

NEW YORK (AP) — Before “Survivor,” “The Amazing Race” and “American Ninja Warrior,” there was MTV’s “The Challenge.” It’s often brought big ratings and memorable moments for the netw...

Spackman Entertainment Group's #ALIVE Surpasses 1 Million Ticket Sales within Five Days despite COVID-19 Pandemic

#ALIVE, produced by the Group's indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Zip Cinema, surpassed the 1 million ticket sales just within five days of its wide release on 24 June 2020 in KoreaFirst film to break...

Spackman Entertainment Group’s #ALIVE, Starring Yoo Ah-in of Spackman Media Group And Park Shin-hye, Opens At #1 And Captures 86.3% of The Korean Box Office

Produced by the Group's indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Zip Cinema, #ALIVE was released on 1,663 screens and grossed US$1.1 million in box office revenue as of the first day of its wide release on 2...

'Isolation Stories' turns lens on actors at home, pandemic

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Jeff Pope and his family were sickened by COVID-19, getting well was the first concern. That accomplished, the British writer-producer decided to make timely art out of the pan...

Spackman Entertainment Group's Upcoming Zombie Thriller, #ALIVE

Produced by the Group's indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Zip Cinema, #ALIVE achieved #1 in advance ticket bookings with a dominant market share of 57.7% two days ahead of its release on 24 June 2...

Near Trump's rally site, black Tulsa lives with fiery legacy

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — In the real world, 74-year-old Donald Shaw is walking on the empty, parched grass slope by Tulsa’s noisy crosstown expressway. He's on the other side of the city’s historical white...

Near Trump's rally site, black Tulsa lives with fiery legacy

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — In the real world, 74-year-old Donald Shaw is walking on the empty, parched grass slope by Tulsa’s noisy crosstown expressway. He's on the other side of the city’s historical white...

In Zimbabwe, people with albinism struggle against prejudice

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Each time Yvonne Gumbo, who has albinism, and her friends get together for a picture, she insists on being in the center. “I tell them I make the picture bea...

Hikers applaud reopening of trail in C. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hikers have been applauding the reopening of the Dakeng No. 5 Trail in Taichung City ever since repair work was finished in April, following damage by torrential rains las...

Top Taiwan photographer Ko Si-chi passes away at 90

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One of the top photographers in Taiwan, Ko Si-chi (柯錫杰), passed away in his hometown of Tainan on Friday (June 5) at the age of 90. Ko received his first camera at the ...

Taipei photography studio invites public to share coronavirus stories through self-portraits

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new photography studio is giving visitors a snapshot of Taiwan's coronavirus story through the lens of those living in the country as it tackles the pandemic. Min...

Spackman Entertainment Group’s Upcoming Movie #ALIVE, Starring Yoo Ah-in of Spackman Media Group and Park Shin-hye, To Be Released in Korea on 24 June 2020

Produced by the Group's indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Zip Cinema, #ALIVE will be headlined by Spackman Media Group's Yoo Ah-in of DEFAULT (2018) & BURNING (2018) and Park Shin-hye of MEMORI...

Dispatches from Yosemite: Alone with the bears and beauty

The glacier-carved valleys of Yosemite National Park have been closed to the public for nearly three months and a few dozen lucky kids have had it mostly to themselves. Locked down a...

AP photo of flag-bearing Twin Cities protester goes viral

NEW YORK (AP) — It had been a tense, challenging Thursday evening in the riot-torn Twin Cities for Associated Press photographer Julio Cortez. Midnight was fast approaching, and so was a lone proteste...

Luminaries Lost: A look at some of the artists lost to virus

A comedian whose faces made generations laugh. The cinematographer behind E.T’s glowing finger and moonlight flight. A jazz guitarist of legendary poise and precision. In the third installment in a se...