Duchovny is making music

Duchovny will release his first album, Hell or Highwater, on ThinkSay Records.

Duchovny will release his first album, Hell or Highwater, on ThinkSay Records.

Joni Mitchell in intensive care

Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been found unconscious.

Joni Mitchell is reportedly in intensive care after being found unconscious at her home in Los Angeles. 

Rapping bachelorette exits  video

It's time to move on for 25-year-old Hayley Blundell.

Rapping and archery were not enough for Hayley to send Cupid's arrow into The Bachelor's heart.

How Becks embarrasses his son video

David Beckham, underwear model and erstwhile England captain, is also an embarrassing dad.

David Beckham, underwear model and erstwhile England captain, is also an embarrassing dad.

British PM related to Kim K

British PM David Cameron has revealed he's related to Kim Kardashian.

British Prime Minister David Cameron is related to reality star Kim Kardashian.

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How Beckham embarrasses his son video

David Beckham, underwear model and erstwhile England captain, is also an embarrassing dad.

David Beckham, underwear model and erstwhile England captain, is also an embarrassing dad.

Julianne Moore dropped for poor acting

Oscar winner Julianne Moore has reportedly been cut from a Turkish advertisement because of "poor acting".

British PM related to Kardashians

Zelda Williams breaks silence

film

Cameron snaps up organic empire

James Cameron says the release of the next Avatar film will be one year behind schedule.

James Cameron has further distanced himself from dairy farming, adding an organic vegetable venture to his Wairarapa portfolio.

Lamentations from a hospital ward

Inconsistent tone mars Get Well Soon

“Poor acting” was cited as the reason for the plug being pulled.

Julianne Moore dropped for poor acting

Oscar winner Julianne Moore has reportedly been cut from a Turkish advertisement because of "poor acting".

music

Duchovny is making music

Duchovny will release his first album, Hell or Highwater, on ThinkSay Records.

Duchovny will release his first album, Hell or Highwater, on ThinkSay Records.

Second Fleetwood Mac show for Auckland

A second Fleetwood Mac concert has been announced for Auckland after shows there and in Dunedin sold out this morning.

Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been found unconscious.

Joni Mitchell in intensive care

Joni Mitchell is reportedly in intensive care after being found unconscious at her home in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

tv & radio

Netflix wants same content worldwide

Streaming services such as Netflix are changing the way we watch television.

Netflix has said it wants to offer the same content in every country it is available in.

Havelock hits the spot with BBC

Havelock will star in a BBC mini-series, all thanks to a stranded director and a copy of Lonely Planet.

Trevor Noah is under fire for his tasteless Twitter jokes

Tweets land new Daily Show host in trouble

He was seen as the perfect antidote to the dominance of old white men on US late night talk shows.

books

GoT author quits TV

"I've decided not to script an episode for season six of Game Of Thrones."

George R R Martin will not write or edit any of the upcoming episodes of Game of Thrones.

Refining the art of darkness

Booker nominee AD Miller juggles parenthood, the Northern Line, and the dreaded second novel.

Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat Pray Love and Committed.

Eat, Pray, Love rebuked by ex-wife

It's a publishing stand-off of wives at seven paces.

arts

Ceramics swan to new home

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"Te Toi Uku", or the Art of Clay museum is the culmination of 10 years of work to preserve a precious collection of Crown Lynn crockery and west Auckland's clay making roots.

Crown Lynn’s white swan vases are set to be the centrepiece of a new museum housing a collection of Kiwi crown jewels.

Noted photographer dies, age 106

Few people saw New Zealand the way 106-year-old Gladys Goodall did.

King (A Portrait of Michael Jackson) 2005. Installation View - Sonnabend Gallery, New York.

Cult of celebrity a thriller

Why are Michael Jackson fans are performing his hit album Thriller at Wellington's City Gallery?

stage & theatre

Oh, what a glorious feeling

Everything is brought to the stage for Singin'€™ in the Rain and that includes the rain itself during the show's run in Wellington.

A stage version of the feelgood film Singin' in the Rain, complete with rain, is coming to Wellington.

Bbeals: Inspired by Flashdance

CubaDupa's Bbeals is named for the star of an old dance movie which made millions but was panned by critics.

Ray Badran's response to a silent protest by a member of the audience to his rape joke has drawn criticism.

Comedian tells woman to die after rape joke

A comedian has come under fire for telling an audience member to "die" after they staged a silent protest in response to a rape joke,.

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Tweets land new Daily Show host in trouble

He was seen as the perfect antidote to the dominance of old white men on US late night talk shows.

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