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Robert De Niro Set to Film “Tin Soldier” in Greece

Robert De Niro will soon be in Greece, as the Tin Soldier, a major motion picture featuring the Hollywood star will be shot in the northern Greek region of Drama starting in late May. De Niro, Jamie Foxx, Scott Eastwood,...

Lady Hamilton: The 18th-Century Beauty who Revived Ancient Greek Fashion

Lady Hamilton, a woman who became famous in Europe for her astonishing beauty spread Ancient Greek-inspired fashion across the continent

Eurovision 2022: Ukraine Wins, Greece Comes in Eighth

Ukraine's Kalush Orchestra won the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday in a symbolic show of public support following the country's invasion by Russia. The rap-folk band, which was given special permission to leave the war-torn country, soared to first...

Trailer for “Rise” Giannis Antetokounmpo Movie Released

Disney+ released the trailer for the upcoming movie about Giannis Antetokounmpo and his family, called "Rise" on Tuesday. The company also said the movie will be available to watch on Disney+ starting June 24th. https://twitter.com/disneyplus/status/1524041572555259905 Back in February, Giannis Antetokounmpo and his...

Where is Athina Onassis Today? A Look at the Only Surviving Onassis

Athina Onassis, the last surviving descendant of Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis, is the daughter of Christina Onassis.

Singer Recreates Grandfather’s Lost Music from 1930s Greece

Lorrie Doriza recently released an album of songs she lovingly re-created from her grandfather's long-lost sheet music.

Toronto’s Anti-Greek Riots of 1918 Changed the Face of the City Forever

The living memories of Toronto's 1918 anti-Greek riots may have faded, but the city's Greeks still remember the disturbing events of that day.

Is “Mamma Mia” Returning to Greece for a Third Movie?

Fourteen years since the first Mamma Mia movie was filmed in Greece, star Colin Firth teased this week that he would return for a third film. “I think it could happen,” Firth said during Good Morning America on May 5th....

When Giannis Antetokounmpo Acted in a Movie

Before Giannis Antetokounmpo joined the NBA, he made his acting debut in an Australian movie called Dead Europe when he was only sixteen years old. https://twitter.com/TheHoopCentral/status/1275918737221120000 Acting role to earn some extra money In the movie, young Antetokounmpo has only one line...

Emma Stone in Athens: “A Great Gift” to Work with Yorgos Lanthimos

At a press conference in Athens on Thursday, Oscar-winning actor Emma Stone said it was "a great gift" to work with Greek internationally acclaimed director Yorgos Lanthimos. Stone was in Athens for the presentation of the Oscar-winning director's film "Bleat,"...

NBA’s Kevin Durant, Hollywood’s Emma Stone Witness Greek Passion

NBA's Kevin Durant and Hollywood's Emma Stone traveled to Greece for different reasons, but they ended up on Wednesday night at a basketball game in Athens where they witnessed first-hand the passion of the fans. Durant, one of the best...

Greece Drops a Whopping 38 Places in Press Freedom Rankings

Greece dropped 38 places in the world rankings of press freedom according to the annual report by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) published on Tuesday. Greece dropped from 70th place in 2021 to 108th in 2022 and has become the lowest...

Thanasis Veggos: Remembering the Best Greek Comedy Actor

When Thanasis Veggos passed away on May 3, 2011, Greek cinema lost one of its most talented actors, one who with a single facial expression could epitomize the poverty, misery, and resilience of post-war Greece. In his long career in...

Vampire Diaries Star Nina Dobrev in Santorini Vacation Gateway

Actress Nina Dobrev, who became known for starring in the supernatural drama series The Vampire Diaries has been enjoying a romantic gateway in Greece's Santorini. The 33-year-old actress was in the company of her snowboarding champion beau Shaun White, who...

Angelina Jolie Visits War Victims in Ukraine

US Actress Angelina Jolie was spotted at numerous locations in the city of Lviv, in war-torn Ukraine on Saturday April 30.