Entertainment

How 'The Devil Wears Prada' paved the way for ambitious women onscreen

​Ruthless or feminist? Ten years ago The Devil Wears Prada click-clacked its way into a new era of couture-powered glamour.

Dreamworks new Trolls trailer features Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick team up for Dreamworks' latest film.

Eltham artist finds own painting in an antique shop, 40 years after selling it

"I said, 'how much is it to the artist who painted it 40 years ago?' She sold it to me for $30. I was absolutely chuffed,"

Beauty and the Beach: Artificial nipples and painful viewing?

Review: Thursday night's debut episode one of TVNZ's new medical tourism doco will leave you grimacing.

JK Simmons: 'My bulging biceps aren't for Justice League'

Actor JK Simmons clarifies his ripped physique has nothing to do with his upcoming role in Justice League.

Hear Brooke Fraser's new song

The Kiwi singer releases the first single from her upcoming album IV Fridays.

New trial for Adnan Syed, convicted murderer in podcast Serial

The man convicted of murder who inspired the podcast Serial has been granted a new trial.

Alanis Morissette shows off baby bump in nude photo

Alanis Morissette shows off baby bump in nude photo. No irony intended.

Fed-up filmmaker says YouTube take-downs should be simpler

The director of I Survived a Zombie Holocaust has tried to get his film taken down, but apprently, it's not that simple.

Scarlett Johansson highest-grossing actress ever

Scarlett Johansson highest-grossing actress of all time.

48Hours short film contest is back on with new sponsor

The 48Hours film competition is back on track after finding a new sponsor.

TV Guide's Top 5 of the Week

In TV highlights this week, Roots gets the remake treatment, while Criminal Minds reaches a crescendo.

JK Rowling loses Twitter followers over EU Brexit stance

Harry Potter fans do a disappearing act after author comes out against Brexit.

Hollywood's 15 all-time best movies based on kids' books

There are some truly excellent big-screen interpretations of kid-lit classics. Here's our pick.

HBO publishes major Game of Thrones spoiler regarding Jon Snow

The season 6 finale's barely over and already Jon Snow's true identity has been revealed.

Why Disney princesses and 'princess culture' are bad for girls

Elsa, Anna, Merida and Rapunzel are favourites, but what all the princess-driven marketing doing to young girls?

Quiz: How well did you watch Game of Thrones, season 6?

How much do you really remember from the Game of Thrones finale?

Words on Wheels coming to Marlborough Girls' College as part of book festival

Book Council brings Words on Wheels to Marlborough ahead of festival.

Review: Paul Henry without Hilary Barry

Hilary's gone and Ingrid is there. So how's it all going on the Paul Henry show?

Icehouse, Bonnie Tyler, Alan Parsons Project book summer dates

Three acts of yesteryear will be providing a summertime nostalgia trip in the holiday hotspots.

Steven Spielberg reveals secret film with Peter Jackson

Spielberg says he and Jackson will work on another film before the next Tintin.

Game of Thrones: Siri has her own theories about Jon Snow's parentage

Apple's personal assistant Siri appears to be a Game of Thrones fan.

Rihanna sends loyal fans pizza after show delays

After hours of waiting in the rain before a concert, Rihanna decided her fans could use some dry towels and a free slice of pizza.

R18 Sausage Party trailer accidentally airs before Finding Dory screening

Red faces all round when a trailer for an animated R18 film by Seth Rogen accidentally airs before Disney's latest family flick.

TV show 'Preacher' gets second season

TV show depicting religion in brutal way renewed for second season.

TVNZ pull the plug on Sex Box

After more than 10,000 signed a petition against the show, TVNZ pulled it from schedules.

Kiwi father and son star in blockbuster Ghost in the Shell

Not many actors can say they made their film debut - at the age of 64 - in a scene with Scarlett Johansson.

Cliff Curtis, Taika Waititi invited to join Film Academy following Oscars's diversity criticism

Cliff Curtis and Taika Waititi are among the more than 200 international film makers who have been invited to join the academy.

Top Gear USA cancelled as BBC franchise continues its woes

As BBC's Top Gear struggles to find its footing, is anyone even watching the US version?

Kitty Genovese's murder became the stuff of legend - but everyone got the story wrong

The story goes that 38 people watched and failed to help Kitty Genovese on the night she was murdered. But did they?

TVNZ Breakfast: Rawdon Christie comes to Melissa Stokes' rescue as camera zooms in on split skirt

TVNZ presenter Rawdon Christie coins term 'splitgate' over a wee fashion issue on set.

TV star George Clarke: Kiwis, stop building monsters by the sea

TV architect says huge homes by the sea don't complement NZ's beautiful beaches.

Hawke's Bay rapper tops Drake in hip-hop album charts

He started making music about a year ago and had never played an instrument before then. Now he's playing with superstars.

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie - the first reviews are in

"You don't need silly cameos when you've got Lumley."

Mike Hosking gets Absolutely Fabulous

Bottle of Bolly in hand, Mike Hosking channels his inner Sweetie Darling.

Lorde gives Upper Hutt children's charity $20,000 boost

Lorde gives surprise $20,000 donation to Upper Hutt children's charity.

Winona Ryder talks sequels and Once Were Warriors

For one Hollywood star, New Zealand will always be associated with Point Break

Ed's keeping Bowie's musical legacy alive

Ed Blaney’s Ultimate Bowie tribute show is heading to New Zealand.

Shortland Street's Kerry-Lee Dewing says her character Kylie could face jail time

Kerry-Lee Dewing talks about her character's day in court.

Paramedics so much more than "ambulance drivers"

As a new season of Street Hospital arrives, The TV Guide's Keith Sharp spends a morning with the Wellington Free Ambulance service and ends up full of admiration for their work.

80's music revival heading for NZ

A star-studded line up has been announced for the next Taupo Summer Concert with Icehouse, Alan Parsons Live Project and Bonnie Tyler set to bring their unmistakeable hits as part of a three date national tour. 

Stars honour Orlando shooting victims in 18-minute video

The Kiwi actress joins Lady Gaga, Chris Pine and 46 others stars to tell shooting victims' stories in emotional 18-minute video.

Block NZ use Facebook to hire minimum-wage tradies

You'll be on the telly, but you'll only get minimum wage - a "very low'' rate says builders' boss.

Four's demise will leave a big gap on our TV screens

Opinion: Replacing a unique mix of programming with wall-to-wall reality TV is akin to last year's decision to put Come Dine With Me in Campbell Live's spot

Movie Review: The Legend of Tarzan

REVIEW: This take on Edgar Rice Burroughs' iconic character leaves the main character pretty much as he was written, but radically and cheerfully updates everyone else.

Bill Cosby stripped of honorary arts degree

The University of Connecticut has never revoked an honorary degree, until now.

Is lighting the new lullaby? The Block's Alex and Corban sure hope so

Their first baby is due in 13 weeks, thoughts are turning to ways they might be able to lull their newborn into a sleep routine.

60 Days In: Troubling TV 'experiment' puts innocent volunteers behind bars

Documentary series "60 Days In" is both compelling and troubling.

Elvis Presley guitarist Scotty Moore dies at 84

Pioneering rock guitarist Scotty Moore, best known for backing Elvis Presley, died on Tuesday, age of 84.

'Thank you': Actor, Olympian, pilot and politician Bud Spencer's last words

By the time Bud Spencer attracted legions of film fans, including Quentin Tarantino, he had done more than most people do in a lifetime.