Caleb Nott, of Kiwi music sensation Broods, is not sure he could deal with the same level of fame as compatriot Lorde.
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Robin Williams' body has reportedly been cremated, with his ashes scattered at sea.
Scarlett Johansson expands her brain power, a centenarian goes on a big adventure and Nick Cave has his 20,000th day on Earth.
Game of Thrones star Hafthor Bjornsson has been crowned Europe's Strongest Man after winning the annual contest.
After 37 years, Elvis Presley's fiancee has revealed the king's final words before he died on the toilet.
As our favourite wild child is heading to New Zealand, we're looking at her wackiest Instagrams.
SIMON SWEETMANSo, Miley Cyrus is coming to New Zealand, one show - The Bangerz Tour. I'm not joking when I say that I would go to that.
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How a hashtag changed this picture.
After pretty successful year, musician Grayson Gilmour he has decided to give a bit back to those in need.
Die! Die! Die! take their new album Swim on tour, starting with Palmerston North and Wellington.
Michelle Rodriguez and Zac Efron are supposedly no longer an item.
Robin Williams will be honoured at the Emmys with a tribute led by his longtime friend, Billy Crystal.
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What the new Chocolate Factory cover controversy says a lot about book industry and readers.
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Where Castle creator Andrew L Marlowe finds the inspiration for the show's deaths.
Celebrity wild child Miley Cyrus is to perform in New Zealand for the first time.
Arts professor Jonathan Mane-Wheoki is preparing to die and knows the honour he received today is unique.
The estate of Anna Nicole Smith has failed in its final bid to obtain about $54m of her late husband's money.
Tracey Allan had never seen an episode of MKR before close friend Neil Gussey asked her to audition with him.
Is it an TV show ad? Is it a spoof of reality show Pawn Stars? Is it a weird Breaking Bad binge-watching-induced dream?
Mara Wilson, the little girl who played Robin Williams' daughter in Mrs Doubtfire, has penned a sweet tribute.
MTV has been warned not to include 'explicitly sexual content' in this year's Video Music Awards.
Could this be the best rock festival line-up Australia has ever seen?
"Sources" spill on the reasons why Coldplay's frontman is dating actor Jennifer Lawrence.
When celebs post an 'inspirational quote' online ... and get it wrong.
Nigel Latta's approach to family violence this week was 'fascinating, and clever', Jimmy Ryan writes.
Teenage Grammy-winner announces four-gig NZ tour in October, saying she's "so excited".
A musician has launched a musical tribute for a long-lost relative who died in a mining disaster.
The new Star Wars movies will ditch an overload of CGI for more "practical" special effects.
Taylor Swift has learned an invaluable lesson: when life kicks you down sometimes you've just got to dance.
Can the Kiwis strike a blow ahead of this weekend's Bledisloe Cup clash at Eden Park?
State tenants oppose $1.5m sculpture proposed for Akld's Queens Wharf because the ironic message is offensive.
Joke about a vacuum cleaner voted the funniest at the Edinburgh Fringe comedy festival.
Action superstar Jackie Chan's son is latest celebrity caught in huge Chinese crackdown.
What a girl wants: Christina Aguilera has revealed the name of her baby daughter. And it's a doozie.
Guy Williams and Cure Kids ambassador Oliver talk bad language, living with dialysis and working with a charity.
Robin Williams' final message of hope to a terminally ill Kiwi has hit headlines across the world.
TVNZ has apologised for screening a condom ad during Consent: The Louise Nicholas Story.
Playing Mother Abbess in The Sound of Music makes soprano Lesley Garrett feel like a better human.
SIMON SWEETMANI'd written previously about Kimbra - she is not the enemy. She is in fact very talented.
She is renowned as one of Australia's best known child stars, but now Kate Ritchie has become a mother herself
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TV soap Shortland Street unexpectedly kills off a popular character, devastating fans.
He's been in the business for three decades, but it's now that Ethan Hawke gets stopped on the street.