Tanya Chua in concert
Award-winning home-grown singer-songwriter Tanya Chua is back with a concert in Singapore after four years. Her Lemuria tour kicked off in Taipei on Aug 28 and comes to The Star Theatre on Dec 10. Tickets at $98 to $178 are available via www.apactix.com.
China's Xuan Zang submitted for Oscars
China has submitted the Wong Kar Wai-produced historical epic, Xuan Zang, as its entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the Oscars, the Beijing News reported, citing official confirmation. Huang Xiaoming plays Xuan Zang, the 7th-century monk who journeyed to India to seek Buddhist scriptures. Oscar nominations will be out on Jan 24.