BBCs' epic subtitle fail

Kanye's a motherducker

9:56 AM  "Motherducker" is now one of the new words associated with Kanye West's song All Day after it was given a PG overhaul by the BBC.

Miley: Stella is the One

Miley Cyrus and Kiwi-raised girlfriend, Victoria's Secret Angel Stella Maxell.

9:37 AM  Miley Cyrus reportedly already thinks marriage with Kiwi-raised model Stella Maxwell.

Paris 'faked plane prank panic'

American socialite Paris Hilton was subject to a prank in which the plane she was in appeared to be crashing.

9:00 AM  Paris Hilton scammed us all: According to reports the socialite was in on the plane crash prank.

6 signs divorce was nigh

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are divorcing after 10 years of marriage.

Here are six signs all was not well in the Affleck-Garner household.

Stuff's weekend movie guide

Arnie's just happy to be back in Terminator: Genisys.

9:02 AM  In cinemas: Arnie keeps his promise, Ted returns for more stuffed toy antics and Russell Brand shines a light on corporate greed.

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Miley 'thinking marriage' with Kiwi girlfriend

Miley Cyrus and Kiwi-raised girlfriend, Victoria's Secret Angel Stella Maxell.

9:37 AM  Miley Cyrus reportedly already thinks marriage with Kiwi-raised model Stella Maxwell.

Paris Hilton 'faked plane prank panic'

9:00 AM  Paris Hilton scammed us all: According to reports the socialite was in on the plane crash prank.

6 signs Affleck-Garner divorce was nigh

Kim K. suffered racist abuse on plane

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Stuff's weekend movie guide

Arnie's just happy to be back in Terminator: Genisys.

9:02 AM  In cinemas: Arnie keeps his promise, Ted returns for more stuffed toy antics and Russell Brand shines a light on corporate greed.

Compelling documentary rebrands Russell

Russell Brand impassioned and convincing in The Emperor's New Clothes

Maisie Williams and Florence Pugh star in The Falling.

The film everyone's falling for

Writer-director Carol Morley admits Falling for the early films of Jane Campion

music

Album of the Week: Dawes, All Your Favorite Bands

Dawes' All Your Favorite Bands is out now.

10:06 AM  Album review: Dawes, All your favourite bands

Jaden and Buffy break Apple radio

Apple's radio station crashes after Jaden Smith requests Buffy the Vampire Slayer theme tune.

Dr Dre's Let Me Ride is just one of the songs censored on the new streaming radio service.

Apple's music 'tainted' by censorship

Apple Music's Beats 1 radio station is 'cleaning up' songs and title.

tv & radio

'Motherducker': BBCs' epic subtitle fail

Kanye's a motherducker

9:56 AM  "Motherducker" is now one of the new words associated with Kanye West's song All Day after it was given a PG overhaul by the BBC.

MasterChef NZ judges announced

8:52 AM  The full judging panel for MasterChef New Zealand has been revealed.

Ex-Top Gear co-host Richard Hammond has been left wondering what to do next after the motoring show was canned.

Top Gear's end 'upsetting': Hammond

9:18 AM  Richard Hammond has been left in the lurch since Top Gear ended.

books

No longer just a fantasy

Sam Blood features "a kind of fantasy Auckland" in his first novel.

8:59 AM  Sam Blood was still at primary school when he started writing his first novel.

How to craft the perfect short story

We ask the judges of this year's Sunday Star-Times short story awards what makes a great short story.

Young adult star Patrick Ness.

A mystery inside an enigma: Patrick Ness' new YA adult delivers

A new Patrick Ness young adult novel is a cause for delight.

arts

$3000 art prize - that's tinny

Spaghetti Open Can, which took Guild about 80 hours to complete.

You usually slap it on a bit of toast, but Wairarapa artist Matt Guild had a different idea.

Maori tiki hang in Chinese gallery

A Hawera family have inspired world renowned Chinese lacquer artist Su Xing latest artworks.

Amy Griffin-Brown and James Cain from The Good News, a play coming to Feilding and Palmerston North this week.

Play reimagines the Bible

The Good News, a play devised by the Making Friends Collective, re-imagines the stories of the bible.

stage & theatre

Sleeping Beauty a must-see masterpiece

Sleeping Beauty on Ice gives a terrific modern take on the traditional fairytale with outstanding performances.

REVIEW: This is a Sleeping Beauty for the 21st century and you'd be mad to miss it.

Dance party play pumps up the volume

REVIEW: A hightlight of theatre show The Beautiful Ones is the dancing from choreographer Dolina Wehipeihana

Misty Copeland, right, and Brooklyn Mack  rehearse Swan Lake at the Eisenhower Theater at the Kennedy Center in Washington in April.

Misty Copeland makes history

African-American ballerina ascends an art world notorious for only showcasing lithe white women.

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Paris Hilton 'faked plane prank panic'

Paris Hilton scammed us all: According to reports the socialite was in on the plane crash prank.

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