Arts and Entertainment

Defining moment for Lara Croft

-April 19th, 2018
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Square Enix has announced that Shadow of the Tomb Raider will be available for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC/Steam. All platforms will launch simultaneously on 14 September 2018.

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“Revolting” wins Emmy

-April 13th, 2018
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Revolting Rhymes has won the International Emmy Kids Award for Animation on Tuesday at a ceremony held during MIPTV in Cannes. 

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Win with Gadget and IMAX Cradlestone 

-March 26th, 2018
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To celebrate the re-opening of Ster-Kinekor Cradlestone, Gadget & Ster-Kinekor are giving away ten double sets of IMAX tickets to the opening of Ready Player One. To enter, follow Gadget and Ster-Kinekor on Twitter and share your ultimate IMAX experience.

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Black Panther becomes SA’s biggest box office hit

-March 22nd, 2018
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In its fifth weekend of release (16-18 March 2018), Marvel Studios’ Black Panther became the all-time top-grossing film in South Africa, with a haul of over R77.6 million since it’s 16 February 2018 release.

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Kwesé meets iflix in VoD

-February 22nd, 2018
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iflix, the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets, and Econet Media’s pan-African media company, Kwesé, have partnered to take on the Video-on-Demand market in sub-Saharan Africa. 

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Black Panther makes South African history

-February 20th, 2018
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Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, which follows T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) returning home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to become king, broke box office records in South Africa and across Africa this past weekend.

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CT animation gets Oscar nod

-January 25th, 2018
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A short film that was partly animated by Cape Town's Triggerfish has been nominated for an Academy Award. Revolting Rhymes is one of five films nominated for an Oscar in the Best Animated Short Film category at the 90th edition of the Oscars.

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CT’s Triggerfish triumphs at BAFTA awards

-November 28th, 2017
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Revolting Rhymes won Best Animation at the BAFTA Children’s Awards, beating off strong competition from The Amazing World of Gumball, Shaun the Sheep and We’re Going On A Bear Hunt.

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Ster-Kinekor brings D-BOX to SA movies

-November 14th, 2017
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Ster-Kinekor has announced it will install D-BOX, an immersive motion cinema seating technology, at four theatres in Johannesburg (The Zone Rosebank and Mall of Africa), Cape Town (Cavendish Square), and Durban (Gateway Shopping Mall). Each theatre will be equipped with 50 D-BOX seats, among the regular seating. 

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Cell C goes black with Video on Demand

-November 3rd, 2017
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Cell C has launched its black entertainment platform offering kids’ entertainment, video-on-demand and live TV.

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