From Luke Skywalker to Logan and Lego Batman, some of the world's most favourite characters are coming to a big screen near you.
The 80s sensation will be calling the shots on the talent show in 2017.
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James Rolleston has only three clear memories of 2016. None are of the car crash that almost killed him.
The Hollywood legend has planned the classiest birthday bash to celebrate his century.
The famous entertainer told his alleged victim she'd be NZ's Charlize Theron, a court has been told.
Opinion: My body was wrecked. Then the nice K-dash gave me the strength to get my act together.
Aspiring producer, business owner and "property magnate", Mazina Jalal is flying high.
There were break-ups, feuds and Snapchats to apologise for in 2016. Oh, and something about an election?
REVIEW: This very real and very instructional romance between the future king of Botswana and a young British typist deserves every accolade that comes its way.
Singer-turned-actor John Legend leaned on Ryan Gosling for fathering advice.
James Rolleston, who was badly hurt in a car crash, is charged with driving at dangerous speed.
Lynda and Jools Topp will help Wanaka celebrate its 80th agricultural and pastoral show show in March 2017.
Gigi Falanga, the timekeeper on TV3 reality show Just Desserts talks about how she became interested in sweet treats.
"You're self-centred and don't give a toss about NZ," said Morgan. "You're attacking me," said Henry. It was personal, nasty - and fun.
REVIEW: Dancer is a coherent, occasionally spectacular and completely watchable account of a formidable artist at work.
REVIEW: While the political machinations intrigue, it's A United Kingdom's central love story that compels.
"We're uplifting the event at Villa Maria and plonking it over at Omaka."
Caren McCormack says the legendary pop star visited Invercargill when he was 17. And they had a son together.
A new Maori dance work features musicians playing live on stage.