Swift's new album sure to be loved video

Taylor Swift's new album Lover has something for everyone.

8:18 PM  REVIEW: Emerging from the darkness that was 'the snake pit', Taylor Swift's new album Lover still has sass, but with a fresh take on love.

Imma remind you - when Kanye interrupted TayTay

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Ten years after the viral moment, producers and attendees look back on the shocking unscripted moment.

Home and Away star cancer-free

Australian actor Johnny Ruffo has revealed he is now cancer-free.

Two years after being told he had a brain tumour, Johnny Ruffo is celebrating.

Selma Blair wears pink wig in hospital video

'I thought you just put these things on and you look like Kylie Jenner', jokes Selma Blair.

"I thought you just put these things on and you look like Kylie Jenner," the actress jokes.

Steve Martin, Martin Short gig canned video

Steve Martin and Martin Short have cancelled their gig at Auckland's Spark Arena.

The comedy stars pulled the pin on their one New Zealand date due to "scheduling conflicts."

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Believe it or not, Christina Hendricks played an iconic role in American Beauty

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She didn't play opposite Kevin Spacey, but she had a hand in the making of the film.

How Johnson courted Cullen

Kiwi sporting couple Shaun Johnson and Kayla Cullen share a laugh at the 2017 ASB Classic tennis tournament in Auckland.

Shaun Johnson and Kayla Cullen talk about their love and his 'gut-wrenching' move across the Tasman after Warriors split.

Teen Mom's Briana De Jesus has the best reaction to Javi Marroquin's relationship drama

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Reality star previously confirmed that she is single and has no interest in getting back with her ex.

Inside Giada De Laurentiis' $30 million empire

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The Food Network fixture celebrates her 49th birthday on August 22.

13 Reasons Why Season 3 will show a different side of Bryce Walker

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Justin Prentice hinted the mystery about the death of his character will be revealing.

Taylor Swift's 'Lover' music video is the most romantic thing you will watch today

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ME! singer also discusses her new album and collaboration with Stella McCartney.

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Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom pack PDA

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The couple shared a sweet kiss while walking the red carpet for his new Amazon show.

Miley Cyrus denies cheating video

"You can say I am a twerking, pot smoking, foul mouthed hillbilly but I am not a liar."

Toni Street: 'I had dark moments' video

Quentin Tarantino going to be a dad

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Taylor Swift's 'Lover' music video is the most romantic thing you will watch today

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ME! singer also discusses her new album and collaboration with Stella McCartney.

Kyle Richards says Hubby Mauricio is 'Very excited' about what she's growing in the garden

Those Beverly Hills ladies sure do have a green thumb. Between the two of them, Camille Grammer and Yolanda Hadid have raised beautiful tomatoes and ripe baby watermelons, and Kyle Richards is an excellent veggie-crop mama as well.

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Lauren Manzo Scalia shows the receipts that have her texting friends:'Why do i feel so fat?'

Lauren Manzo Scalia recently poked fun at her Fullblown Salon staff for ordering up ungodly amounts of Taco Bell. But, the Manzo'd with Children alum also outs herself when a takeout order snowballs into something that comes with a pile of receipts.

film

KJ Apa sings, romances Britt Robertson video

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Grab your tissues and watch a preview of the acting duo's upcoming movie.

'Cool' is now mainstream

OPINION: 1960s cool was more cringe to Rosemary McLeod.

Can Dan Carter keep anything private? video

"We love rugby so much in New Zealand and you start to become public property. A lot of fans knew more about my career ...

"It was something I wanted to show, that it wasn't all easy," says rugby hero.

Butler's Fallen to a new low video

The Has Fallen series is Gerard Butler's Rambo, his Terminator, his Street Fighter - just without the wit, jokes and ...

REVIEW: Third time is definitely not the charm for Mike Banning and company.

music

Taylor Swift really owns the Lover album

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The songstress opened up about the significance of her soon-to-be released work—and what she has planned for 2020.

Fyre Festival offers industry help

Andy King, the viral star of Netflix's hit Fyre Festival documentary, is delivering the keynote speech at Brisbane's ...

King, who for years has been an advocate of zero waste events, is selling "sustainability" as a potential salvage.

Taylor Swift to re-record albums video

Taylor Swift says she 'absolutely' plans to create new masters of her classic songs.

The pop star aims to take back control of her early hits after music mogul Scooter Braun buys her former label.

5yo Foo Fighters fan rocks out on stage video

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl invited a 5-year-old fan on stage during a gig in Belfast

There's a good reason why 5-year-old Taylor is already a Foo Fighters mega-fan.

tv & radio

Parents must prepare for new 13 Reasons video

Netflix and the Mental Health Foundation have released information to help viewers and their whānau to talk about the ...

The Mental Health Foundation says parents need to be ready for hard discussions about suicide and mental health.

Karl Burnett: Tying up blunder no trigger video

Karl Burnett was left in an awkward position on the first episode of Celebrity Treasure Island.

Karl Burnett says he is "doing great" as he dispels rumours about the cause of his "meltdown."

Watch: Aroha Bridge episode 5 video

Welcome to Aroha Bridge. Local animation will never be the same.

The twins must go to their Marae for a DIY weekend and their annual dose of solving mysteries.

Netflix's best apocalyptic watches

Hilary Swank stars in the Netflix post-apocalyptic movie I Am Mother.

From I Am Mother to Last Hope, these are movies and shows you need to see if you're in the mood for dystopian drama.

Games

Kiwis who are paid to play

With six months, Lorien Gugich was earning enough from streaming to quit her job.

Being paid to play video games sounds like a dream. For some Kiwis, it's a reality. But there's more to it that just switching on a camera.

Govt urged to fund gaming video

In New Zealand 76 per cent of people play video games, and 98 per cent of households have a video game device, a new ...

Interactive games are a $143 million business in New Zealand, but it could be bigger, the industry says.

Kiwi star shining in Esports

Let’s Play Live c: Dota 2 professional Sam ‘Fury’ Johnson, left, led his team to a dominating win in the Let’s Play Live ...

When he picked up his first video game, 23-year-old Sam Johnson from Christchurch never anticipated a career in the gaming industry.

Monopoly is the worst game video

A game of Monopoly is almost always really long, the ending is painful and slow, there's very little skill involved and ...

OPINION: Somehow, it bores you to death and makes you want to fight your dad at the same time.

books

Martin: 'GOT ruined my writing' video

Author George R.R. Martin has revealed the pressure he felt to complete the books after the TV show's massive success.

The Game of Thrones author has candidly opened up about writing the books, saying the "stress was enormous".

World's top author admits failings video

James Patterson published his first novel, The Thomas Berryman Number, in 1976.

"I think I could write at a decent level - but no," James Patterson admits.

Book review: Peat by Lynn Jenner

Lynn Jenner's skill as a writer and a thinker is that she can join  disparate things in ways that illuminate the lives ...

REVIEW: Through a local and autobiographical lens, she humanises a world which is too often abstract.

Publishers and censorship demands

ACT leader David Seymour described the Chinese government as a regime "sensitive to the point of paranoia".

Kiwi publishers are butting up against Chinese censorship laws.

arts

The influence of McCahon

Nine of Colin McCahon's artworks have been installed at Te Papa as part of an exhibition celebrating a centenary since ...

One hundred years on from his birth, Colin McCahon's artworks still hold a lot of meaning today.

Worst Tinder date inspired show

Seren Powell-Jones blogs about her Tinder horror stories in Auckland.

Seren Powell-Jones had some bad dates - and they turned into gold ideas.

Theatre re-named after Dame Kiri

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa will have the Aotea Centre's main theatre in Auckland named after her,

Gala concert will be held to mark ASB Bank gifting rights to naming Auckland's premier theatre to honour opera singer.

Are these NZ's ugliest sculptures? video

Artist Sam Mahon unveiled a very large statue of MP Nick Smith squatting over a drinking glass, on the footpath outside ...

A "nightmarish" giant hand with a face isn't our only public sculpture lacking traditional good looks.

stage & theatre

Comedian quits amid 'yellowface' claims

Comedian Kate Hanley Corley as her character Aisha the Aussie Geisha.

A Melbourne comedian has pulled out of next month's Fringe festival amid claims her one-woman show perpetuated racist stereotypes.

NZ play to make its European debut

Taranaki actress Acushla-Tara Kupe takes on a lead role in play Anahera, which makes its European debut in London next month.

After living in London for the past three years, Acushla-Tara Kupe is ecstatic to be bringing to life a New Zealand character.

Questions rile Ben Elton

Preparing to return to standup comedy for the first time in 15 years, Ben Elton believes that "you can't be lazy on stage".

Why the man who created cult 1980s sitcom The Young Ones still thinks he's 21.

A stroke of outrageous fortune

A poster promoting the opening of the new Canterbury University student association building and Ngaio Marsh Theatre ...

Serendipity had a hand in the re-creation of Ngaio Marsh's abbreviated 1943 version of Hamlet.

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