Entertainment

Caitlyn Jenner talks of suicide, secrets in new tell-all book

Jenner opens up about Trump, transitioning and thoughts of suicide in her frank new memoir.

Tony Award-nominated show about demonic puppet opens at Wellington's Circa Theatre

Tyrone the puppet has a big smile, but don't let that fool you - he doesn't belong on Sesame St.

Warren Beatty's Rules Don't Apply brings him back to the big screen

The Hollywood legend holds forth on Howard Hughes and sexual repression. But don't ask about Trump.

TV review: Louis Theroux's LA Stories - his poking and probing feels wrong this time

REVIEW: Louis Theroux's nosy-parkering feels inappropriate this time around.

House of the week: Abby and Dan Plested's open family home

Marriage and babies came early for Abby and Dan Plested, but their buzzy family home is a magnet for their friends.

The Bachelor Recap: The world's most awkward cocktail party

The action shifts to Bangkok, "or Auckland on steroids", says Claudia.

NZ Musician publishes its last magazine, moves online after 29 years

NZ Musician has been around for nearly 30 years. From now on, it'll be online-only.

The Bachelor NZ live: Who will be left and what will become of them?

It's starting to feel like we're losing friends. Join Steve Kilgallon as we farewell another bachelorette.

David Dallas gets serious: here's why he chose to rap about finance and real estate

David Dallas' new album is about finance companies and real estate prices. Why?

BSA upholds complaint over Seven Sharp herb thievery story

Lighthearted story goes awry when show implies woman stole herbs.

Anne Hathaway sees Colossal as both weird and relatable

Anne Hathaway wanted to do something offbeat with her career. She found the perfect vehicle.

Happy Days star Erin Moran spent final days broke and homeless

She shot to fame as Joanie on Happy Days, but the actress' days before her death were far from happy.

Win! The ultimate Green Day prize

Show tickets, their entire back catalogue and exclusive merchandise on offer for fans of the US rockers.

The Bachelor NZ's Rosie: 'Everyone loses their cool, I just did it on TV'

Ousted Bachelor NZ contestant says: "Everyone loses their cool... just not on national TV".

First Survivor contestants announced

It's going to be "gangsta", says one of the four contestants who headed to Nicaragua for the NZ version of the reality TV show.

Urzila Carlson: Hard graft and comic emergencies

If the cliche of performing to two men and a dog sounds bad, how much worse would it be if the dog didn't show?

Happy Days star Erin Moran dead at 56

The Fonz pays tribute to Erin Moran who played Joanie Cunningham on the classic TV show. She was 56.

Review: Hand to God

Darkly comic US stage hit arrives in Wellington.

Peter Helliar, Kat Stewart mock Amber Sherlock 'jacketgate' video at 2017 Logie awards

Aussie TV award show presenters wear matching fuchsia outfits in a parody of the now infamous off-air exchange.

'Jacketgate' rears its head as newsreader Amber Sherlock wears white to Logies

Newsreader who blasted a colleague for wearing white turns up to TV awards... in white.

Hamilton punk bands to raise RSA money on eve of Anzac Day

Hamilton punks are banding together to raise beer money for RSA members this Anzac eve.

Kim Kardashian's weight-loss tweet should be celebrated, not condemned

OPINION: She was shot down as irresponsible, but her tweet made a good point about impossible body standards.

Why Married at First Sight NZ is so bad for local TV

OPINION: A Kiwi version of Married at First Sight may be welcomed by lovers of trashy, uninspired reality television, but it's bad news for the local industry.

Watch out Thor, here comes the rock beast

Watch out Thor, here comes our own rock beast Taika Waititi.

Disgusting: Rihanna slammed over Queen art

Rihanna is criticised by fans after sharing pictures of herself with the Queen's head stuck on the singer's body.

Anika Moa wants Taika Waititi, politicians and actors on her talk show

Anika Moa is also looking for politicians and actors for her talk show this year - but are they game?

Author and poet Tourettes bringing his own style of teaching to the capital

Dyslexic Dominic Hoey learned to write at eight years old - now the published author and poet is teaching writing courses.

Beyond the Battalion: Kiwi film-maker Michael Havas revisits NZ's Cretan history

An important slice of Kiwi film history was found buried in a Papatoetoe pensioner's spare room.

Aussie TV icon Kerri-Anne Kennerley honoured at Logies

Kerri-Anne Kennerley becomes the third woman to be inducted into the Logies Hall of Fame.

Broadchurch season finale: Dorset proves darkest before the dawn

SPOILERS: This is how the world of Hardy and Miller ends, not with a bang, but definitely with a whimper.

The Bachelor recap: Who is the girl with the sloth tattoo?

Two girls were sent packing... at least they aren't mucking around anymore.

Destiny's Child reunite (briefly)

Kelly Rowland is joined by Beyonce and Michelle for her book launch.

The Bachelor NZ blog: As the dust settles, an elephant steals the show and chooses its own bachelorette

What will the bachelorettes make of Dom’s former darling? And who will go home rose-less and loveless?

Paul Henry is loving life after retiring from TV

Ex-presenter has no regrets about quitting the "nightmare" of breakfast TV .

Kiwi bachelorette Claudia Hoskins' dark secret

The TV bachelorette reveals the truth behind her horrific car crash.

Elvis Presley's former home damaged by fire

The house Elvis Presley bought with 'Heartbreak Hotel' royalties has been damaged in an electrical fire.

Andrew Mulligan claims technical issues, not alcohol, cause of bumbling interview

Sky Sports rugby commentator dismisses drunk interview suggestions saying he had a "sober 'mare''.

Ryan Reynolds to reprise Deadpool role in 2018

Superhero movie sequel Deadpool 2 will hit cinemas 2018.

Release dates set for Avatar movie sequel

James Cameron sets the release dates for four Avatar movies, starting with the sequel at the end of 2020.

Finger Lickin' Funny: Rob Lowe takes on Colonel Sanders

The Hollywood funnyman takes on a new role as Kentucky Fried Chicken's Colonel Sanders.

Married at First Sight: the New Zealand version is coming

Mediaworks does U-turn and reveals plans for local version of reality ratings hit Married at First Sight

TV series Doctor Doctor answers calls for a country drama

TV producer Ian Collie says Australia needs more rural dramas like his series Doctor Doctor.

Teju Cole: author, photographer and Tweeter-in-recovery

Sharp-eyed essayist and photographer Teju Cole brings his brilliant powers of observation to Auckland.

Movie review: Beyond the Known World - about the journey not the destination

REVIEW: Beyond the Known World's stylish, speedy pace leaves little time to explore the emotional side of a parent's worst nightmare.

Ismo Leikola is the funniest person in the world

Once officially the world's funniest man, comic Ismo Leikola takes our Q and A.

Danielle McLaughlin: The Trump whisperer, fake news and Acosta accosted

OPINION: A naughty 10-year-old and President Trump could each use a lesson on the meaning of fake news.

What We Do In The Shadows ripped off by UK gambling ad

A UK gambling company has been accused of ripping off a beloved Kiwi film.

Comedian Phill Jupitus cracks wise about dying on stage in New Zealand

"I'm 54 years old and I weigh 300 pounds. Anything could happen," jokes comic giant.

Alice Snedden: The day the Easter Bunny upstaged Trump

President or mythical children's egg-giver: both gigs suck. Hardy anyone believes in you; you get made fun of a lot.

Guy Williams: My comedy festival picks

Don't bother choosing what Comedy Festival shows to go to, just read this and follow my instructions