Leonardo DiCaprio proves that ageing men in Hollywood are finally being given the same treatment as women.
SIMON SWEETMAN - StuffI can remember the very first thing that made me want to write about music.
Finally, an Orlando Bloom plot line everyone can get behind.
NZ's reigning queen of pop asked to curate soundtrack to upcoming Hunger Games film.
A famous painting that managed to both criticise Sir Paul Holmes and earn a spot in his art collection has sold
VICKI ANDERSON - CanterburyVicki Anderson talks to pioneering rock chick, Ann Wilson, of '70s band Heart.
Katy Perry's new music video released overnight was directed by a Kiwi.
Chris Hemsworth says playing a female Thor could be his biggest challenge yet.
VICKI ANDERSON - The PressChristchurch teenager Maya Payne is attracting international attention with her music.
Radio New Zealand news boss Don Rood has stepped down after 31 years with the state broadcaster.
Telecom's Sky challenger includes anytime-streaming of new series like Masters of Sex and House of Cards.
Cliff Curtis finally gets a leading role, Eric Bana battles demons and Gabriel Byrne finds romance in Paris.
Former Black Cap Adam Parore has hauled his ex Sally Ridge back to court in a bid to bankrupt her.
Reading Harry Potter books may make kids more tolerant towards gays, immigrants and refugees.
After six incredible seasons, Outrageous Fortune has gained funding for one more. A prequel.
Despite the press reports, Mark Levinson never thought he was documenting the end of the world.
As Genesis Potini, Cliff Curtis gives the performance of his career so far.
Victims of Rolf Harris let down by decision not to appeal his "lenient" sentence, groups say.
SIMON SWEETMANA couple of years ago I wrote about Donnie and Joe Emerson and their "lost" album, Dreamin' Wild.
NZ isn't gifted with quality television, Jimmy Ryan says. Is Nigel Latta's new show a sign of better things to come?
Justin Bieber has posted an image on Instagram of Orlando Bloom crying.
A survey is planned on how much television New Zealand children watch.
Rapturous applause, dazzled kids
Disney on Ice's latest offering is a kaleidoscopic parade of music and dance on ice, and it delights.
Kiwi retirees' charming version of Happy gets a big lift after a shout out from the man himself.
The list of New Zealand celebrities urging young people to vote this election has a new addition: Tiki Taane.
Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles is coming to Auckland to play one intimate show.
Dance production that pays tribute to the strength and integrity of the female form is about to return to Hamilton.
Mike Mather talks to Royal New Zealand Ballet artistic director Ethan Stiefel about the troupe's latest tour.
Production on a new season of The Big Bang Theory is being delayed.
Drew Barrymore's half sister Jessica has been found dead.
Did anybody gamble on Kenny Rogers playing in Hamilton?
They're the shameful songs you would never admit to knowing all the words to - but now Spotify has exposed our top 10 guilty pleasures.
Chart-topping British indie band Bastille will headline this year's Rhythm and Vines music festival.
Scarlett Johansson is reportedly postponing her wedding until the birth of her baby.
Not sure what's good on TV? The TV Guide has rounded up the five best shows this week.
Bic Runga is excited to play to a New Zealand audience for the first time in three years.
Kiefer Sutherland's 24 co-star Louis Lombardi says he's "one of the most professional actors ever".
The Voice Australia winner Anja Nissen is so busy, she hasn't even heard her record yet.
Orlando Bloom may not be a Belieber after footage appears to show him throwing a punch at the singer.
What's in a headline? "Shakespeare, usually," says Russell Armitage.
Beyonce Knowles has once again put rumours to rest her marriage is on the rocks.
Fans expecting to see some titillating new images on the Fifty Shades website will find the exercise an anticlimax.
Such is the amount of art on show in Mexico City, it's being hailed as 'the new Berlin'.
SIMON SWEETMANManics fans. A special bunch. Are they the most maniacal? Are they the most misguided?
This was a kids concert, and the Opera House was full of excited, enthusiastic youngsters.
Paramount pulls shocking Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' 9-11 poster quickly back into the shell.
Pirates of the Airwaves has some great advantages, but it would have been better as a movie.
Benny Tipene will perform with American Authors and Andy Grammer in Auckland in September.
It has a 1970s pop soundtrack and a talking racoon, but this mega-budget film looks set to be a hit.
Kendall Jenner says being part of the Kardashian clan makes it harder for her to succeed.