Tag Archives: Charity

Daisy Ridley & Mark Hamill Offer Three Star Wars Experiences

Every now and then, the people behind the “Star Wars” franchise take time away from that galaxy far, far away to do some good on our own planet. They work with charity organisation Omaze to help certain groups in need. This time, the cast and crew of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” have come togetherContinue Reading

Video: Ben Affleck Surprises Fans In Batmobile

Non-profit fundraising platform Omaze has had lots of success working with blockbuster Hollywood films, and the latest one with “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” has kicked off with the full participation of the cast and crew. This round, Bruce Wayne himself, Ben Affleck, jumped into the new Batmobile to spring a surprise on visitorsContinue Reading

Nike Releases Real-Life Air Mags From Back To The Future 2

Yesterday — October 21, 2015 — marked the 30th anniversary of “Back To The Future Part II”, and the date that Marty McFly (Michael J Fox) and Doctor Emmett L Brown (Christopher Lloyd) time-travelled to the “future”, which is of course our present day. That was when Marty first tried on a pair of NikeContinue Reading

Star Trek 3 Cast Does Charity Video

In case you missed it, the 3rd instalment in the “Star Trek” series is now in production under director Justin Lin (“Fast & Furious 6”), with the title “Star Trek Beyond”. The cast took a little time off the start of filming to do a video in aid of their charity partnership with Omaze. TheContinue Reading

Chris Pratt Visits Kid’s Hospital Dressed As Star-Lord

Ask most members of the press who’ve spoken with Chris Pratt and chances are they’ll tell you the same thing: that he comes across as a nice guy. Well, now there is conclusive proof of this. The star of Marvel Studios’ smash hit “Guardians Of The Galaxy” recently made a surprise trip to Children’s HospitalContinue Reading

Jaimie Alexander Visits Kid’s Hospital As Lady Sif

I confess I have a bit of a crush on actress Jaimie Alexander. If it was previously only based on shallow reasons, now I have a legitimate reason to love her even more. Turns out she’s got a heart of gold. The lovely actress who plays Lady Sif in Marvel Studios’ “Thor” movies got intoContinue Reading

Angelina Jolie Donates US$50k For Girl’s Education In Afghanistan & Pakistan

Besides being an A-list Hollywood star, Angelina Jolie is also a passionate advocate of human rights. She is a Special Envoy for the United Nations Human Rights Commission, as well as an ambassador for UNICEF. Underprivileged kids in particular are a cause close to her heart. Jolie has even set up a body called theContinue Reading

Hans Zimmer Composes Song For Colorado Shooting Victims

One of the best things about “The Dark Knight Rises” is the music. Hans Zimmer continues to prove he’s one of the best composers working today, and turns out he’s got a big heart as well. Following the tragic shooting incident in America 2 weeks ago, Zimmer has written and recorded a new song entitledContinue Reading