Entertainment

Nov 29 '13 16:08

Holland's Got Talent contestant Xiao Wang is reportedly incensed by racially charged comments made by one of the show's judges. The PhD candidate at the University of Groningen has not made a statement since the show featuring him as a singer aired November 16.

Nov 28 '13 14:43

The derogatory remarks Holland's Got Talent host Gordon made to a Chinese contender of the popular TV show have led anti-discrimination group MDRA to call on television station RTL to apologize. Meldpunt definitively told RTL that Gordon insulted people of Chinese descent.

EYE Film Institute Netherlands
Nov 27 '13 15:45

The Netherlands Film Fund and the Norwegian Film Institute have teamed up for the co-production of documentaries agreement, The Hollywood Reporter reports.

Nov 26 '13 10:52

Dutch superstar Herman Van Veen will visit South Africa for four concerts in January 2014, Broadway World reports.

Nov 26 '13 08:30

Juror Gordon refuses to apologize to Holland's Got Talent-candidate Xiao Wang, according to his statement in KRO-program Oog in Oog.

Nov 23 '13 15:07

The nature film De Nieuwe Wildernis has already attracted more than 600,000 visitors to the cinema, announced distributor Dutch Filmworks. It's extraordinary for a nature film to attract so many visitors

Nov 22 '13 18:24

The screening of the Dutch film, Matterhorn, on a gay film festival in St. Petersburg, started hours later on Thursday, because the organization received a bomb threat, reported cameraman Dennis Wielaert, who attended the show

Screen captured image of Humberto Tan
Nov 22 '13 16:04

RTL Late Night talk show host Humberto Tan was told by actor Jack Spijkerman, “My God, you’re not only dark [skinned], you’re dumb as well.”

Nov 22 '13 04:39

The first episode of the live show The Voice of Holland, was the best watched program of the Friday evening, with nearly 2.7 million viewers, according to figures from the Stichting Kijkonderzoek (Audience Research Foundation).

Nov 21 '13 16:31

Holland's Got Talent judge Cornelis Willem Heuckeroth, who goes by the nickname Gordon, has come under fire for making racist comments about an Asian contestant.

Nov 21 '13 03:46

The 26th edition of the International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), officially opened Wednesday night in the Pathé Tuschinski Cinema with 'Return to Homs' by the Syrian director Talal Derki

Nov 20 '13 16:22

The International Documentary Festival Amsterdam, (IDFA), opens tonight with 'Return to Homs'. The Syrian filmmaker, Talal Derki, follows the bloody struggle of a group of young people against the army. Half of the fighters from the film are dead already

Nov 18 '13 09:01

Netflix said it plans to bring some more TV series and films from Sony Pictures Entertainment in the Netherlands.

Nov 18 '13 04:45

More than half a million people visited the GLOW light art festival in Eindhoven

Nov 15 '13 04:55

Netherlands gets another television channel, which will specifically target women. SBS Broadcasting will launch a fourth channel next year, in addition to the current channels SBS 6, Net 5, and Veronica

Nov 14 '13 04:58

The Backstreet Boys will perform in "Goede tijden, slechte tijden". The American boyband will visit the set of the soap series next week

Nov 13 '13 16:46

A majority of the Rotterdam City Council has called upon mayor Aboutaleb Thursday to allow another dance parade next year. The mayor is against a parade with trucks and DJ's, but sees opportunities for new dance initiatives

Nov 12 '13 18:24

The Netherlands authorities are probing U.S. pop star Miley Cyrus smoking during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2013 in Amsterdam on Sunday night.

Nov 11 '13 16:27

In the Netherlands, 84% of homes watch digital TV, according to a new report by the Authority for Consumer and Market (ACM).

Nov 11 '13 16:13

Women afflicted with breast cancer have the resolve within themselves to face their fears, maintain their femininity and ultimately fight the disease with strength and dignity.

Nov 11 '13 14:33

If all goes well, the world record singing Sint Maarten songs will be broken Monday in Zuidhorn. At 17.00, an attempt will be made to break the 2008 unofficial record, in the Overtuinen in Zuidhorn

Nov 11 '13 11:50

The 20th edition of MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) was held in Amsterdam’s Ziggo on Sunday, November 10.

Nov 11 '13 09:55

Dutch pop singer Anouk has rescheduled dates of her October postponed concert later this year.

Nov 11 '13 00:30

The 2013 edition of the MTV EMA, the music channel's annual awards show, was held Sunday night with Bruno Mars taking home the award for best song for his "Locked Out of Heaven." Held in Amsterdam's Ziggo Dome, 292 million audience members worldwide voted for the winners, which included Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, and Beyoncé.

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