February 20, 2018

Latest ‘Call of Duty’ game breaks sales record

NEW YORK (AP) — By the third time around, it really shouldn’t be a surprise. The latest “Call of Duty” video game set a first-day sales record this week, generating $400 million in sales in its first 24 hours in stores. That breaks the record its predecessor set this time last year. “Call of Duty: […]

Duppies – Cayman’s next scary movie

Duppies (“Ghosts”) is the name of a new scary movie, shot in the Cayman Islands using local actors. It is the very first movie that Phil Eckstein, who wrote, directed, and produced the movie, has ever made. Although he has written three novels before, as well as a screenplay for last year’s Zombie Driftwood movie, […]

Marching Band wins Cayman’s Got Talent

The Mary Miller Hall was filled with hundreds of excited supporters as the final of this year’s Cayman’s Got Talent got underway Despite great performances from all the other fourteen ‘stars’ who had been selected from all Cayman’s districts during previous rounds, it was the Cayman Islands Marching Band who won, with a total of […]

The world according to Big J

Jeffrey Seymour, otherwise known as “Big J,” has been in the music business – which for him means writing and performing reggae songs, as well as Deejaying – for around 10 years. In the best tradition of reggae music, each song has a message- sometimes serious, sometimes funny, but always a thoughtful comment about life […]

Tyson takes on Caribbean

Local television host Catherine Tyson will be hitting screens all around the Caribbean from 7th November. Caribvision, channel 38 on WestStar, will be airing Catherine’s talk-variety show, ‘Lighten Up’, five times a week from Anguilla to the Virgin Islands. ‘Lighten Up’ is the first Caymanian show to be syndicated to another country and now it […]

Good Stuff is playing Mind Games

Local musician and producer, Osbert Smith aka Good Stuff, is releasing a new album with a Florida flavour titled Mind Games. Recently retired Mr. Smith was born in Belize but has spent the past 28 years living in the Cayman Islands. “I live here but I’m based in Florida where I am concentrating on recording […]

Acts on the march to semi

The Cayman Islands Marching Band were just one of the many talents on show in West Bay. They joined nine other acts who have made it through to the semi-finals of this year’s Cayman’s Got Talent. And what a show it was. Crowds were entertained by a variety of acts at Sir John A Cumber […]

Ghett Out stirs Lion Centre into frenzy

Nothing could prepare first time viewers for Ghett Out. The Lion Centre audience screamed wildly, gyrated, laughed and waved at the very first sight of Keith Ramsey also known as “Shebada”. Dressed up in old, raggedy, boxer-like, short trousers, a tight fitting, green T-shirt and a woman’s headband. The bare footed Shebada stepped out, igniting […]

Lake tops, Bono flops on 2nd week of ‘Dancing’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ricki Lake celebrated her top-scoring 23 points and 12 inches of weight loss; Rob Kardashian celebrated being a better dancer than his sister Kim; and Chaz Bono celebrated just getting through his routine on “Dancing With the Stars.” “My knees just hurt so much,” Bono said before landing in last place […]

From Logie Baird to 3D TV

Television actually started in the late 1800’s One of the most frequently asked questions related to television is, “Where’s the remote?” When the first simple television (televisores) was built in 1928, it did not come with a remote. The entire wonder consisted of a disk, a light (which tended to make the images orange in […]