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NZFW: Matilda Rice and Rugby Sevens stars strut their stuff for Jockey

Wearing just her undies, The Bachelor winner Matilda Rice made her catwalk debut on Thursday night.

Designer Sonia Rykiel, known for a relaxed style, dies at 86

French President Francois Hollande praises her as "a pioneer'' who "offered women freedom of movement".

Mr Robot hacker Rami Malek is terrible with computers

Rami Malek is a really good actor... and a terrible hacker. In other news, real life isn't TV.

Rovio Entertainment plans sequel to The Angry Birds Movie

Yes, there are plans for a sequel to The Angry Birds Movie.

Spotify in revenue dispute with Universal, Warner and Sony music labels - report

Music by Kanye West, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, and Lorde is free to stream, but for how much longer?

Waikato musician triumphs as top cellist

Musical prodigy takes title on home ground.

Tributes flow for former Newstalk ZB host Justin du Fresne ‘the voice of Wellington’

Justin du Fresne "was a significant part of our airwaves", says Amy Adams.

Life and death with Arrested Development

The early 90s hip-hop superstars - not the TV comedy show - are coming back to New Zealand.

Us Two: Robbie Rakete and Jeanette Thomas

Robbie Rakete and Jeanette Thomas aren't just colleagues - they're also the very best of friends.

Real Housewives of Auckland star bullied

One of the Real Housewives is suffering a social media backlash.

Married at First Sight US tanks

Instant-marriage show dumped from primetime.

Yes, there is a right way to tell a rape joke - these feminists will show you how

Complaints against a grim prison rape joke have been upheld by the BSA, but comics say the key to kidding about sensitive topics is where the punchline lands.

Britney Spears getting TV movie treatment

Britney Spears getting TV movie treatment. Because of course she is.

Kimberley Crossman lands role on CBS' The Great Indoors

The former Shortland Streeter has landed a role in CBS sitcom opposite Joel McHale and Stephen Fry.

SIX60 joins Soundsplash line-up

The Raglan music festival makes its first line-up announcement for 2017.

Busking for the homeless brings record deal

He plays next to homeless people and gives them his takings - now he has a record deal.

Ghostbusters' Leslie Jones offline after hackers steal and share personal pictures

Leslie Jones has been the target trolls and hackers again, after personal images of her were stolen and shared.

Real Housewives of Auckland a 'solid' start for Bravo?

While we're only two episodes deep, but things are looking good for New Zealand's latest Reality TV show.

Lorde hits back at impatient fan

Looks like Lorde might be getting fed up with people asking where her next album is...

Kylie Jenner too sick to tweet after food poisoning

 It must be serious if the youngest Jenner can't even take a selfie.

NZFW: Famous front row faces spotted at Fashion Week

Reality stars, TV presenters and fashionistas have been out in full force enjoying the best in Kiwi couture.

Get ready for 48... minutes of furious film-making

Nevermind trying to make a film in 48 hours, how about trying to do it 48 minutes.

Whale Rider director Niki Caro on Captain Marvel shortlist

Marvel have a shortlist for directors on their upcoming woman-lead feature, and Whale Rider's Niki Caro is at the top.

Lawsuit filed over railing collapse at Snoop Dog concert

There's no Gansta Luv in the lawsuit over Fans' suffering broken bones, torn ligaments and in one case, a fractured spine.

Wellington red light identity comes to life on Wellington gallery walls

Legendary drag queen Carmen Rupe is the focus of a new exhibition in Wellington.

Movie Review: Bad Moms

REVIEW: Disappointingly, Bad Moms is an over-worked, under-cooked farce

Journalist Karen Rutherford injured after car hits her horse in Auckland

Newshub journalist thrown into car's windscreen, the impact breaking her leg and killing the horse she was riding.

Wellington mayoral candidates talk beggars, traffic and the name of Plimmer's dog on Back Benches

Wellington's mayoral contenders debate the big issues over a pint at the Backbencher.

How the Real Housewives of Auckland got to be so rich

The Real Housewives of Auckland are enjoying some pretty cushy lifestyles.

Five of Mel Gibson's most memorable characters

From Porter to Max - Mel Gibson's finest screen roles

In a dismal movie season, Netflix's Stranger Things is our great summer blockbuster

In a dismal movie season, Netflix's 80s inspired TV series makes movies look lame.

Steven Hill, who played Law & Order DA Schiff, dies at 94

He landed the lead in The Piper of Hamlin, age 6, and went on to star in Mission Impossible and Law & Order.

Barbra Streisand enlists A-list pals for Broadway album

Despite a group effort, Barbra Streisand's latest album is still very much her own

James Corden's super cute first interview

The Carpool Karaoke master's first time chatting with a big star is absolutely adorbs.

Movie Review: Swiss Army Man

REVIEW: Your tolerance for this potentially offensive premise really depends on how much you like humour revolving around "bottom burps".

'I'm back to my best,' Sir Cliff tells fans

Sir Cliff Richard has assured fans he is "back to his best" after a sexual abuse case against him collapsed.

Simon Sweetman: RIP the great Toots Thielemans

Opinion: The great harmonica virtuoso Toots Thielemans has died. He was 94.

Watch a young Helen Mirren shutting down a sexist interviewer - in 1975

An interviewer foolishly asks Helen Mirren sexist questions. She shuts him down in the most awesome way.

Movie Review: Embrace

REVIEW: It's the film the Aussie censors didn't want you to see with your teens and tweens.

Andrea Tantaros sues Fox News, calling it a 'sex-fuelled, Playboy Mansion-like cult'

Lawsuit against Fox News claims sexual harassment and intimidation were all in a day's work.

Mel Gibson is back - with a one-two punch of period drama and bruising action

Mel Gibson talks acting, Apocalypto and why he doesn't want to just be an "anchovy" anymore.

Public catch out inconsistencies in changes to Womad's free entry for children

Womad organisers say kids can only get in free with an adult three-day ticket.

Britney Spears donates clothes to help Louisiana flood relief

Britney Spears donates her MTV Video Music Award costume to raise money for the Louisiana flood relief.

Movie Review: Bad Moms

REVIEW: Some inspired improvisation aside, Bad Moms is simply an extended version of nothing you can't see in the trailer.

Movie Review: A Flickering Truth

REVIEW: If you care at all about film, about recent history, or just about the ways in which we tell each other stories, then you won't soon forget that you have seen this.

Hear Emma Stone sing for new movie La La Land

The star shares her other talent in the latest trailer for her new, romantic movie with Ryan Gosling.

Emma Bunton: 'We need a Posh for Spice Girls reunion'

It won't be a proper 90s-superstar-girl-group reunion without Victoria Beckham, says Baby Spice Emma Bunton.

New TV2 hypnotism show admits to using actors

TVNZ say they were still hypnotised though.

BSA ruling: On Pom bashing and freedom of speech

Opinion: Danny Willett and me are pommy gits, and that's perfectly acceptable, apparently.

Recap: Real Housewives of Auckland, episode 2 - 'This is Gilda's town'

Angela is still in the thick of the drama, but she is no longer the victim on The Real Housewives of Auckland.