Entertainment

Is MKR running out of steam?

SPOILERS: Not even a hunky chef from a hip kitchen can save this sinking souffle of a show.

Homegrown sells out

Tickets for Wellington's Homegrown festival have officially sold out for 2017.

Olsen twins' Kiwi getaway

Are Mary-Kate and Ashley in town for billionaire's family wedding?

Taika picks NZ over Hollywood

2017's New Zealander of Year says he turned down Tinsel Town move to tell Kiwi stories.

Bowie the boss at 2017 Brit Awards

He's been gone for more than 12 months, but he's still British male artist of the year.

Keeping up with the Kattarshians

There's something new on the internet - a show all about cats!

Drink-drive charge for Bachelor star

Bachelor NZ contestant Shari Flavall "embarrassed and remorseful" after being sentenced for drink-driving.

The best of Taika Waititi

The Piha-based director has played a Dunedin student, a Wellington comedian and a vampire - a myriad journey that got him to where he is now.

A triumphant return to Trainspotting

REVIEW: Nostalgia is the name of the game in T2, but it's anything but twee when delivered in director Danny Boyle's fast-paced, down-and-dirty style.

Barefoot on the red carpet

No shoes? No worries! Wellington woman's very Kiwi approach to the Oscars.

Clarity rules in night of classic opera

The electric piano grates, but everything else was great, writes Sam Edwards.

Bouldered over for art

The world of avant garde is alive and well: After a week inside a boulder, a French artist is going to sit on a dozen eggs.

Campbell Live boss slams Project

She says The Project's coverage of the anniversary of the Christchurch earthquakes was "insulting".

A mug a day, the artist says

 One mug, two mugs, three mugs, four. Keep it going, only 96 more.

The Mikado's own wandering minstrel

Meet the IT student turned opera heartthrob.

Psychedelic Shakespeare is groovy fun

This version of famous comedy is one you will really dig, writes Mike Mather.

Say no to La La Land backlash

Some people straight up loathe this film and don't want it to win Oscars. Those people are wrong.

Taika's top honour

The director, actor and comic represents the best we can be: "Creative, courageous, audacious, subversive and downright funny."

Waititi: 'Amazing' to be top Kiwi

New Zealander of the Year 2017, Taika Waititi, is thankful he was never made to get a "real job".

Trainspotting 2 a worthy sequel

REVIEW: T2: Trainspotting is a film about loss, about growing up and about the sheer redundancy of fatherless and childless men staring at middle-age.

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