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Famous Kiwi faces who may not make the New Zealand 'Rich List'

Lorde, Taika Waititi, Sam Neill, Steven Adams. They've done alright. But how well?

Reality TV show House Hunters International to expose Southland lifestyle

International TV series to be filmed at Bluff, Invercargill and Oreti Beach.

Radio DJ breaks ranks to tell us why Radio Hauraki sounds like 'Howraki'

Radio DJ Alex Behan says he was told by bosses not to pronounce Radio Hauraki correctly.

Tape Face gets up close and personal with Heidi Klum at America's Got Talent

Kiwi comedian goes cheek to cheek with supermodel in the quarter finals of America's Got Talent.

Panic! At the Disco is coming to New Zealand

The rock band that knocked Adele off her charts perch announces a NZ show.

New music, new tour for Shapeshifter

Shapeshifter releases new single and announces NZ tour dates.

Man Booker Prize 2016 longlist revealed

US and UK authors dominate the longlist, which includes a novel by JM Coeztee, who is an early favourite

Don McGlashan to tour with Dimmer's Shayne P Carter

Don McGlashan and Shayne P Carter will tour the country together in October.

Television remains dominant in NZ, but growing generation gap may change that

Just one in five Kiwis over 45 watch online video every day - but it's a different story for the young.

Twitter reacts to Gloriavale: Dove Love and the wedding games

Wednesday night's Gloriavale episode saw quintessential single lady Dove Love nab her man.

Heath Ledger ignored sister's warning before he died

​On the night before he died, Heath Ledger's sister warned him not to mix sleeping tablets with prescription drugs.

Flight of the Conchords cast reunite

Bret McKenzie and Jermaine Clement were joined on stage recently by some surprise guests.

Uncertainty, fear and hunger: what it is like to sleep rough on Wellington's streets

Regina Tito slept at train stations, streets - even toilets. "It is warm, and you can lock the doors, so that's safety."

Prime Minister John Key failed by 'man code'

This interview might just be weirder than the three-way-handshake.

Caregiver-takes-on-crotchety-old-ailing-knight is a movie formula which works

Brian Cox and Coco Konig are magnificent in British-Hungarian comedy drama, writes Peter Lampp.

RNZ audio and video to play on Stuff

From today, audio and video produced by RNZ will be available on Stuff.

NZ to be one of the last countries to see Moana, Disney's Pasifika princess

It's got a Kiwi writer and a bunch of NZ actors, but we'll see Moana a month after the US.

I can save Top Gear, 50 Cent says

Top Gear is on the ropes and there's only one man who can save it, or so he says.

James Rolleston transferred to intensive care at Waikato Hospital after crash

James Rolleston moved to intensive care unit at Waikato Hospital.

Five brave Kiwi celebs who saved the day

Radio host Simon Barnett isn't the only well-known Kiwi Good Samaritan.

Movie Review: Jason Bourne

REVIEW: Jason Bourne just doesn't compare to the original trilogy

Netflix sets debut date for rebooted Gilmore Girls

Netflix has set a date for the debut of its rebooted Gilmore Girls.

Taika Waititi draws on his New Zealand background for major Hollywood projects

Taika Waititi: "Peter (Jackson) is still the king. I'm more like a distant relative coming for a visit."

Karl Urban almost passed on taking third Trek

Urban admits he was in a dark place after Star Trek Into Darkness

Movie Review: Lights Out

REVIEW: It's Drop Dead Fred-meets-Ghost, played for chills.

Apple buys Carpool Karaoke from CBS

James Cordon's Carpool Karaoke is turned into a 16-part series for Apple.

Parris Goebel: 'It's a beautiful reminder to myself that anything is possible'

The Kiwi choreographer says her MTV Award nomination is a reminder not to give up on dreams.

Block NZ judge Paul Izzard says 'bring it on' to Auckland Unitary Plan

The Block NZ judge Paul Izzard says building upwards is Auckland's only option.

Fireman Sam forced to apologise after 'stepping on' Koran

Cartoon firefighter sparks controversy after apparently disrespecting the Islamic holy book.

Movie Review: Jason Bourne

REVIEW: Bourne has fallen into being just as daft and lazy as Bond once was

Disney animations on limited-release VHS tapes being sold on eBay for up to $25,000

The last VHS player is set to roll off the production line this month, but that doesn't mean there's no life left in the format.

'Westside' star Pana Hema-Taylor in court accused of violent act

Kiwi actor Pana Hema-Taylor denies charge of assault with intent to injure.

Trailer drops for Sherlock season 4

Sherlock season 4 looks to be dark and action-packed.

Downton Abbey's Penelope Wilton in new TV One drama Brief Encounters

Penelope Wilton stars in the new British series based around Ann Summers' lingerie parties of the 80s.

Twilight's Stephenie Meyer writes thriller 'The Chemist'

Twilight's Stephenie Meyer has proven she can thrill audiences, so why not write a thriller?

Julia Stiles on how she's given her adult life to Jason Bourne

Bourne star Julia Stiles "'I get chills when I think about what I did"

James Rolleston: Only 19, but close to our hearts

James Rolleston is only 19 but he's already made four critically acclaimed movies.

Boy actor James Rolleston hurt in car crash

Boy actor James Rolleston is awake and surrounded by family following a serious car crash.

Star Wars star Harrison Ford 'could have been killed' in on-set accident, UK court hears

Film company admits health and safety breaches over an accident on the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

The Bachelor NZ: Fleur Verhoeven moves on with new love

Bachelorette Fleur Verhoeven has a new man but she can't talk about it.

Terence Davies full of praise for Sunset Song's Canterbury backdrop

Canterbury-shot Sunset Song set to make debut at Film Festival

The real reality behind Seven Year Switch

Would Seven Year Switch contestant Jackie Martin do it all again? "Never in a million years."

Troye Sivan - from the suburbs of Perth to the Hollywood highlife

From the comfort of Western Australia to the wild wild West of Hollywood.

MTV praises Sorry and Kanye West, snubs Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift snubbed at MTV awards, but Kanye West and Justin Bieber get nominations.

Netflix to turn Panama Papers scandal into a film

Journalists who broke the year's biggest tax scandal are to be the subjects of feature film.

Simon Sweetman: To see the really great gigs you must travel

There's something special about seeing a band play in another city.

Lorde's bizarre New York Uber ride

Lorde's Uber driver got a little over-excited that there was a celebrity in his car...

Radio host Simon Barnett rescues woman from car wreckage

Radio host says his heart was in his mouth when he pulled over to help a screaming woman from a wrecked car.

Lindsay Lohan claims fiance 'almost killed' her in disturbing video

Police kicked down the door of Lindsay Lohan's London home after she claimed her fiance had attacked her.