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Are you a Royal?

WHO ARE YOU?: This Buzzfeed quiz can tell you which of Lorde's four videos you are. Clockwise from top left: Royals, Team, Tennis Court and Yellow Flicker Beat.

Have you lost sleep wondering which Lorde video you are? Buzzfeed can help.

Rudd behind the beat

REMANDED: AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd outside court in Tauranga today.

Drama outside court as AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd puts on a show for the crowd, and almost takes out a truck.

New investor takes slice of MediaWorks

TV3, MediaWorks

Cayman Islands company with links to US investors buys a minority stake in the broadcaster.

Jake Gyllenhaal gets creepy video

NIGHTCRAWLER: Jake Gyllenhaal is taking creepy to the next level.

Jake Gyllenhaal takes creepy to the next level in his latest movie NIghtcrawler

They're back: Jurassic World trailer video

THE DINOSAURS ARE BACK: A first trailer for Jurassic World has been released

The Jurassic World trailer has arrived in all its deadly hybrid-dinosaur glory.

Batman vs. Darth Vader video

Batman vs Darth Vader

Batman vs. Darth Vader. Ladies and gentlemen, place your bets.

Awards ceremony to take centre stage

Equivocation (Circa) has been nominated for several Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards.

A year's worth of stage productions have been whittled down to a select few to find the finalists for the annual Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards.

The Ego has landed for 7 Days show

Live Laughs: The 7 Days cew are taking their laughs on tour around New Zealand. Back, from left, Urzila Carlson, Paul Ego, host Jeremy Corbett, and Josh Thomson. Front, from left, Dai Henwood, Ben Hurley and Jeremy Elwood.

The Friday night TV comedy show 7 Days is taking to the road on a national tour.

Corngate, Erebus and Bowie

FEISTY: The infamous "Corngate" interview.

This week brings us the 35th anniversary of Erebus, David Bowie at Western Springs, and we mark TV3’s quarter century with the infamous “Corngate” interview.

Review: These Are The Voyages – Star Trek The Original Series – Season Two

STAR TREKKIN': These Are The Voyages - Star Trek The Original Series Season Two.

It was 1967, Star Trek was about to enter its second year of production, and the show was under threat.

Not just for the music video

Violinist Nathan Pinkney, cellist Joanna Dann, flautist Diana Neild and pianist Chris Dann make up the quartet known as Trio Bella.

This quartet has a habit of taking their music out of the concert chamber, into public spaces.

Short stories celebrated

SHORT STORY AWARDS: :Judge Sarah Quigley and Wellington writer Tracy Farr.

A Norwegian church, a concrete cherub and a rose garden were the winning themes in the 30th annual Sunday Star-Times Short Story Awards.

Philip Hinchcliffe Presents Doctor Who

HORROR: Philip Hinchcliffe returns to produce Doctor Who.

If there was a golden age of Doctor Who before its initial cancellation in 1989 it was when Tom Baker played the fourth incarnation of the Time Lord supreme.

Blu-ray review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

MASTERFUL: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

The hairs stood up on the back of my neck before the prologue of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes had finished playing out as a tingle ran down my spine.

Kris Jenner 'fears Kimye divorce'

NOT SEEING EYE TO EYE: Kim Kardashian's momager Kris Jenner and her hubby Kanye West.

Kris Jenner is reportedly adamant that Kim Kardashian can't divorce Kanye West.

Delta Goodrem joins Neighbours

Flashback: Delta Goodrem as Nina Tucker on <i>Neighbours.</i>

Nina Tucker is back as Delta Goodrem confirms role in Neighbours celebrations.  

Hollywood star for Peter Jackson gallery


Peter Jackson is saying goodbye to Middle-earth, but he'll always have a place in Hollywood.

Hobbit premiere live in capital video

Peter Jackson

Private screening of the last film in the Hobbit trilogy will take place in Miramar next week.

Jokes about epilepsy 'offensive'

Lorde at the AMAs

Epilepsy Foundation says it's no laughing matter after former MP jokes about Lorde.

Justin Bieber is a very rich brat

NO 1: Justin Bieber
Age: 20
Earnings: US$80 million

When it comes to top earnings by celebrities under 30, Justin Bieber claims Forbes' top spot.

Max Key turns to turntables

TROSKEY: Joshua Troskie (left) and John Key's son Max (right) will perform as a DJ team this weekend.

The event organiser who gave Prime Minister John Key's son Max his first DJ-ing gig had no idea who he was.

Pamela Anderson goes politics

VENTURING INTO POLITICS: Actress Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson is said to be making politics the "focus of her life".

Silliness sells more than sex

Bathroom chic: Beyonce's new video for her upcoming single 7/11 was "leaked" over the weekend and is a departure from her usual sexy style.

Who needs a greased-up rear view when you can mess around in a hotel room in pajamas?

Henare's 'nasty' Lorde tweet

Lorde performs Yellow Flicker Beat live at the American Music Awards.

Former MP Tau Henare is under fire for suggesting Lorde's dance moves look like she has epilepsy.

Lorde lights up AMA stage

GIVING HER ALL: Lorde performs  Yellow Flicker Beat Live at the American Music Awards.

Lorde delivered a showstopping performance at the American Music Awards but went home empty handed.

Can we save Cliff Huxtable?

GLORY DAYS: Bill Cosby played Cliff Huxtable on The Cosby Show. He is pictured here with screen wife  Claire.

Bill Cosby's done for, maybe. Probably. Certainly for now. What happens to Cliff Huxtable?

Live blog: The Amazing Race


Tonight it's all aboard the Marrakesh express. Let us talk you through the action of The Amazing Race.

The bold and the beautiful

NEW COP SHOW: Chandra West and Vincent Walsh in Played.

Television is stuffed full of cop shows of one sort or another. I’m not sure if that means we have an endless appetite for them.

Bill Cosby 'paid off women'

MORE ALLEGATIONS:  A former NBC employee has also spoken out about Bill Cosby's behaviour.

A man who worked with Bill Cosby said he stood guard when he took young models into his dressing room and was asked to send money to other women.

Bree Peters joins Shorty


Winston Peters' daughter is about to step out of the shadow and in front of Shortland Street's cameras.

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