SPARKLING WITH TALENT
5:00pm - 09/02/2018
ANDY Firth sells death. And far from being a bare bones business, the 31-year-old former Gold Coast boat builder is making a good living with a minimum of skulduggery. Andy trades under the name of Jack of the Dust, making and decorating replica human skulls and selling them to a worldwide market...
8:00am - 17/10/2017
THOR loves sleeping in his own bed so much he wants to shoot all his films in Australia – preferably on the Gold Coast. Actor Chris Hemsworth, who stepped out on the red carpet on the Gold Coast for the premiere of his latest Marvel epic, Thor: Ragnarok last Friday was full of praise for the local industry.
9:00am - 27/09/2017
AQUAMAN has swum the depths of the Gold Coast’s waters, Thor has rent the clouds above the city with his mighty hammer and Captain Jack Sparrow sailed its seas in the Black Pearl. Thanks to the magic of Hollywood and, more importantly, the reality of the Village Roadshow Studios at Oxenford, the Gold Coast has been a central character in all three blockbuster movies.
10:00am - 26/09/2017
FORGET Hollywood Boulevard – the Gold Coast is the place to see the stars. As the city becomes ever more popular with moviemakers, Hollywood’s A-listers coming here to work are falling in love with the region and, thanks to social media, telling the world how wonderful it is. Amber Heard is just the latest to pop up in the city’s nightspots.