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    Johnny Depp might be fired from film after fresh abuse allegations from Amber Heard

    Johnny Depp might be fired from film after fresh abuse allegations from Amber Heard


    Hollywood star Johnny Depp could be fired from his new film series after his scandalous divorce and allegations of abuse with actress Amber Heard.Depp, who denies abusing Heard, was slated to star in the next JK Rowling's...

    Hollywood star Johnny Depp could be fired from his new film series after his scandalous divorce and allegations of abuse with actress Amber Heard.Depp, who denies abusing Heard, was slated to star in the next JK Rowling's series,...
    Why Game of Thrones star Jack Gleeson took a step back after playing Joffrey

    Why Game of Thrones star Jack Gleeson took a step back after playing Joffrey


    His face will forever be recognisable as one of the most hated TV villains of all time.But Jack Gleeson — who rose to fame playing the sadistic boy-king Joffrey Baratheon (technically Lannister) in Game of Thrones — has made a...

    His face will forever be recognisable as one of the most hated TV villains of all time.But Jack Gleeson — who rose to fame playing the sadistic boy-king Joffrey Baratheon (technically Lannister) in Game of Thrones — has made a conscious...
    Promoter of Christchurch You Are Us/Aroha Nui concert defends Six60's controversial lyrics

    Promoter of Christchurch You Are Us/Aroha Nui concert defends Six60's controversial lyrics


    A You Are Us/Aroha Nui Christchurch concert promoter has hit back at those criticising Six60 for playing a song containing lyrics about guns and bullets last night, saying he backs the band "100 per cent".Upwards of 20,000...

    A You Are Us/Aroha Nui Christchurch concert promoter has hit back at those criticising Six60 for playing a song containing lyrics about guns and bullets last night, saying he backs the band "100 per cent".Upwards of 20,000 people...
    BBC confirms 'much loved' child TV star Mya-Lecia Naylor found dead at 16

    BBC confirms 'much loved' child TV star Mya-Lecia Naylor found dead at 16


    Mya-Lecia Naylor has died at the age of 16.The CBBC actress - who had starred in 'Millie Inbetween' and 'Almost Never' - has tragically passed away.The BBC said in a statement: "We are so sorry to have to tell you that...

    Mya-Lecia Naylor has died at the age of 16.The CBBC actress - who had starred in 'Millie Inbetween' and 'Almost Never' - has tragically passed away.The BBC said in a statement: "We are so sorry to have to tell you that Mya-Lecia,...
    Judge says Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are now single

    Judge says Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are now single


    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are officially single, though more work is left before the terms of their divorce are final.Los Angeles Superior Court documents show that Judge John W. Ouderkirk entered a judgment Friday, saying...

    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are officially single, though more work is left before the terms of their divorce are final.Los Angeles Superior Court documents show that Judge John W. Ouderkirk entered a judgment Friday, saying the...
    Are podcasts killing music or just wasting our time?

    Are podcasts killing music or just wasting our time?


    I'm about to kick a hornet's nest - and if this were a podcast, you would now hear the crunch of a boot perforating a hive, followed by the intensifying hum of inconvenienced hornets. But, fortunately, this isn't a podcast, so...

    I'm about to kick a hornet's nest - and if this were a podcast, you would now hear the crunch of a boot perforating a hive, followed by the intensifying hum of inconvenienced hornets. But, fortunately, this isn't a podcast, so my...
    TV host slams reality show, dares bosses: 'Fire me now'

    TV host slams reality show, dares bosses: 'Fire me now'


    Aussie TV host Kerri-Anne Kennerley made no attempt to hide her contempt for Bachelor in Paradise despite the fact it airs on the same TV network she's contracted to.The TV icon slammed the reality show on Studio 10 this...

    Aussie TV host Kerri-Anne Kennerley made no attempt to hide her contempt for Bachelor in Paradise despite the fact it airs on the same TV network she's contracted to.The TV icon slammed the reality show on Studio 10 this morning...
    Six60 criticised for performing inappropriate song at Christchurch You Are Us/Aroha Nui concert

    Six60 criticised for performing inappropriate song at Christchurch You Are Us/Aroha Nui concert


    Concertgoers have criticised Six60 on social media after the Kiwi band performed a song containing lyrics about guns and bullets at the You Are Us/Aroha Nui concert at Christchurch Stadium.Upwards of 20,000 people packed into...

    Concertgoers have criticised Six60 on social media after the Kiwi band performed a song containing lyrics about guns and bullets at the You Are Us/Aroha Nui concert at Christchurch Stadium.Upwards of 20,000 people packed into Christchurch...
    Watch: Trailer for new X-Men movie Dark Phoenix

    Watch: Trailer for new X-Men movie Dark Phoenix


    The final trailer for the new and likely last X-Men movie, Dark Phoenix, dropped today, showcasing Sophie Turner's character Jean Grey's struggle to contain her immense powers after an accident in space.Fans will be surprised...

    The final trailer for the new and likely last X-Men movie, Dark Phoenix, dropped today, showcasing Sophie Turner's character Jean Grey's struggle to contain her immense powers after an accident in space.Fans will be surprised by...
    'Free Britney': Fans worry Britney Spears being 'held against her will' in rehab

    'Free Britney': Fans worry Britney Spears being 'held against her will' in rehab


    Britney Spears fans are in a frenzy after the star's mother seemingly confirmed fears the star is being held against her will in rehab. The 37-year-old singer entered a mental health facility earlier this month after she...

    Britney Spears fans are in a frenzy after the star's mother seemingly confirmed fears the star is being held against her will in rehab. The 37-year-old singer entered a mental health facility earlier this month after she cancelled...
    Kiwi comedians Cal Wilson, Urzila Carlson rip into MAFS troublemaker Mike

    Kiwi comedians Cal Wilson, Urzila Carlson rip into MAFS troublemaker Mike


    Married At First Sight's Mike has copped an absolute battering from some of Australasia's most-loved comedians.Kiwi comedians Cal Wilson and Urzila Carlson were some of the comedians who took part in a Gogglebox-esque segment...

    Married At First Sight's Mike has copped an absolute battering from some of Australasia's most-loved comedians.Kiwi comedians Cal Wilson and Urzila Carlson were some of the comedians who took part in a Gogglebox-esque segment on...
    Meet the scientist turned TV star who's about to blow your mind

    Meet the scientist turned TV star who's about to blow your mind


    When we hear the word Neanderthal, most of us picture a grunting, ape-like man dragging his knuckles along the ground, without all the lights on upstairs. But a new, two-part documentary is aiming to prove that image is false...

    When we hear the word Neanderthal, most of us picture a grunting, ape-like man dragging his knuckles along the ground, without all the lights on upstairs. But a new, two-part documentary is aiming to prove that image is false and...
    Michael Jackson's kids reportedly investigating late father's accusers Wade Robson and James Safechuck

    Michael Jackson's kids reportedly investigating late father's accusers Wade Robson and James Safechuck


    Michael Jackson's children are reportedly secretly investigating the two men that accused their father of sexual assault in the controversial documentary Leaving Neverland.Jackson's kids are exploring legal options against his...

    Michael Jackson's children are reportedly secretly investigating the two men that accused their father of sexual assault in the controversial documentary Leaving Neverland.Jackson's kids are exploring legal options against his accusers...
    Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner reveals mental health battle after being bullied for weight

    Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner reveals mental health battle after being bullied for weight


    Sophie Turner has opened up about her battle with mental health, saying she "used to think about suicide" during the early days of her Game of Thrones fame.The 23-year-old actress spent many of her teenage years as Sansa Stark...

    Sophie Turner has opened up about her battle with mental health, saying she "used to think about suicide" during the early days of her Game of Thrones fame.The 23-year-old actress spent many of her teenage years as Sansa Stark on...
    The Good Fight's Cush Jumbo says women have been fed 'bulls**t lie'

    The Good Fight's Cush Jumbo says women have been fed 'bulls**t lie'


    Not everyone gets to have "a full dress rehearsal" before giving birth but that's exactly what happened to Cush Jumbo last year.When the British actor, 33, returned to the second season of The Good Fight 10 weeks pregnant, it...

    Not everyone gets to have "a full dress rehearsal" before giving birth but that's exactly what happened to Cush Jumbo last year.When the British actor, 33, returned to the second season of The Good Fight 10 weeks pregnant, it was...
    The end of an era: What the future holds for the Marvel Cinematic Universe

    The end of an era: What the future holds for the Marvel Cinematic Universe


    The Marvel Cinematic Universe began in 2008 with Iron Man, the Jon Favreau-directed feature that introduced Robert Downey jnr's now-iconic character Tony Stark to the world. It was the seed of a grand experiment that...

    The Marvel Cinematic Universe began in 2008 with Iron Man, the Jon Favreau-directed feature that introduced Robert Downey jnr's now-iconic character Tony Stark to the world. It was the seed of a grand experiment that culminated...
    John Campbell to replace Jack Tame on TVNZ's Breakfast

    John Campbell to replace Jack Tame on TVNZ's Breakfast


    John Campbell's next big move has officially been announced: The beloved broadcaster will present TVNZ's Breakfast show, replacing Jack Tame. Campbell will join Hayley Holt and the rest of the Breakfast presenting team from...

    John Campbell's next big move has officially been announced: The beloved broadcaster will present TVNZ's Breakfast show, replacing Jack Tame. Campbell will join Hayley Holt and the rest of the Breakfast presenting team from Monday,...
    5 things we learned watching Beyoncé's documentary

    5 things we learned watching Beyoncé's documentary


    Contrary to reports, Beyoncé did not wake up like this - it took gruelling work.The entertainer documents that work in Netflix's "Homecoming," a feature-length film released Wednesday that takes a look at the days leading up...

    Contrary to reports, Beyoncé did not wake up like this - it took gruelling work.The entertainer documents that work in Netflix's "Homecoming," a feature-length film released Wednesday that takes a look at the days leading up to...
    Streaming guide: Beyonce's Homecoming, Good Girls Revolt

    Streaming guide: Beyonce's Homecoming, Good Girls Revolt


    Here's what to watch and stream this weekend. Good Girls Revolt (Lightbox) 1969 in New York City was a wild time – but while society was experiencing radical change, journalism was stuck in the sexist, conservative past....

    Here's what to watch and stream this weekend. Good Girls Revolt (Lightbox) 1969 in New York City was a wild time – but while society was experiencing radical change, journalism was stuck in the sexist, conservative past. Enter...
    Watch: Lorde and Marlon Williams' beautiful Aroha Nui performance for Christchurch

    Watch: Lorde and Marlon Williams' beautiful Aroha Nui performance for Christchurch


    Thousands of people gathered in Christchurch to rock out to the nation's best homegrown talent, in tribute those affected by the Christchurch terror attack last month.More than 20,000 people packed into Christchurch Stadium...

    Thousands of people gathered in Christchurch to rock out to the nation's best homegrown talent, in tribute those affected by the Christchurch terror attack last month.More than 20,000 people packed into Christchurch Stadium for...