The film Eternity by Thai director Sivaroj Kongsakul has won a Tiger Award at the 40th Rotterdam International Film Festival recently.
Pattaya has had an operatic musical feast with a charity concert featuring the famous tenor Kim Jun Man and other talented Asian artists, who specialize in chamber music. This once only performance was a "Valentine’s Day Charity Concert" to aid Pattaya’s "Father Ray Foundation" and was extremely popular with the culturally inclined people of Pattaya.
A determined Thai couple locked lips for 46 hours, 24 minutes and nine seconds to celebrate Valentine's Day in the southern beach resort town of Pattaya, Thailand, emerging victorious after a "kissathon" organizers claim marked the longest recorded smooch in history.
Pattaya is indeed very lucky to receive regular visits from English Rock-n-Roll star Darryl Read, who is on record as having the first “Punk-Rock” band. As a highly professional performer, he not only sings in various countries around the world, (including Pattaya in Thailand), but is also a prolific song writer.
The latest upgrade at the Pattaya Police Station is not a new computer, but on some days there is some relaxing entertainment provided by a guitar playing singer accompanied by a pretty lady on violin.
Troubled US starlet Lindsay Lohan pleaded not guilty to stealing a 2,500 dollar necklace from a Los Angeles jewellery store, in her latest brush with the law.
North Pattaya’s Naklua was a nice setting for young girls up to 9-years old to impress the judges in this year’s “Miss China Beauty Contest” and they certainly achieved this with some outstanding costumes, public speaking skills plus song and dance performances.
The Amari Hotel Resort at the northern end of Pattaya Beach Road certainly proved a point when it held its most popular ever “Wine Experience” evening, featuring red wines and a delicious buffet dinner, which was staged in the “Ice Bar” of the Amari Tower.
Caramel, the new entertainment venue, at Bali Hai Plaza, South Pattaya, is now officially opened, attracting mass media and famous people to its opening event.
Louis Tussaud’s Waxworks Pattaya held a competition to find the best sculptor in Thailand. 5 contestants were given just 24 hours to create a life like sculpture of a real person.
After four days of enjoying themselves touring the various venues arranged in their honour, the finale of Miss International Queen 2010 went off in glittering spendour and not a little disappointment for those who failed to make the grade.
Pattaya – 4 November 2010 - And the winter is here with the cool competition known as Angel Talent Competition, with 23 beautiful contestants from 14 countries around the world.
India’s movie goddess, Neetu Chandra, aka “Angel”, graced us in a recent film-shoot in Pattaya, favourite movie location of Thai superstars. She so wowed the natives with her Indian persona and dress that she is fast moving up the Thai pop ratings to challenge the greats.
Once a year, Tiffany’s Show Pattaya will transform its stage to host the grandest beauty pageant Miss International Queen which is now a world class pageant for all beautiful ‘ladies’ from all over the world to follow their dream. This year, the press conference to announce the pageant of year 2010 was held at Central World, on Thursday, 14th October 2010 with Miss Ai Haruna: present Miss International Queen 2009, performed her dazzling show that has been a proof of why she has captured the heart of Japanese and Thai fans alike.
Miss Mexico, Jimena Navarrete, took out the coveted Miss Universe pageant 2010 in Los Angeles on Monday night, while the Thai contestant, Fonthip Watcharatrakul, was awarded with two prestigious titles at the glamorous event. Miss Thailand’s wins are a testament to her character and beauty as an overly critical Thai media lambasted her displays as “outstandingly lavish and highly inappropriate,” during the event.
Five Star Productions held a press release announcing the new “Insee Daeng” movie to the Thai public from Central Festival Shopping Center on Tuesday. The movie, a remake of the 1970’s action classic, is set to open in cinemas nationwide on the 7th of October 2010.
A collection of Thai Tourism police have become an internet sensation after a video of them dancing to the Korean pop song “Sorry Sorry” appeared on Youtube recently. The popular act has received nearly 400,000 hits in less than one week.
The grand opening of the Sanuk Pub & Restaurant was held on Thursday night. Featuring an easy listening, laid back atmosphere, the Sanuk Pub & Restaurant reportedly offers patrons a nightlife experience like no other.
Jazz fans should prepare themselves for the Hua Hin Jazz Festival this year that will run from June 18 to 20 on the beach and at Phonkingphet Public Park, Prachuap Khiri Khan province.
The “to be number one” Teen Acrobat & Dancercise Pattaya Championships 2010 opening was held on Sunday at Pattaya’s Royal Garden Plaza. The competition designed to help the youth of the region avoid the ever increasing drug problems plaguing Thailand, promoted the benefits of becoming involved with extracurricular activities.