A fictionalised story about James Joyce's daughter is gripping, well-written and fascinating, writes Margaret Bannister.
Actor and director Terry Jones, a founding member of Britain's zany Monty Python comedy team, has been diagnosed with a form of dementia that restricts his capacity to speak, his representative says.
Thirty-something Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger) is now 40-something and despite two earlier movies ending with her paired with Mark Darcy (Colin Firth), Bridget Jones’s Baby (Rialto and Reading)...
In these confusing and restless times, you wouldn’t blame most people for wanting to break free of the trappings of modern consumer culture and live life completely off the grid.
It is streamlining the funds, reworking the multiple funds it currently has - which were beginning to overlap - and moving to create just one: the New Zealand Media Fund.
A "special" Christchurch concert by legendary rocker Bruce Springsteen has sold out today in what promoters say is a "record" time.
"Clear the stage ... CLEAR THE STAGE!" Those words echoed around the ears of punters exiting the Powerstation last night as A$AP Ferg's third Auckland appearance ended in riotous scenes.
A poet whose work explores the casual racism in the United States toward African-Americans is among the 23 winners of $625,000 "genius grants," the US organization awarding them said.
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton played it strictly deadpan while parrying decidedly off-the-wall questions from comedian Zach Galifianakis on his online parody talk show, 'Between Two Ferns'.
Brad Pitt is under investigation for child abuse, according to multiple reports.
More than 100 million people play League of Legends each month, making it the world's top PC game.
Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo have joined forces for a star-studded ad that takes aim at United States presidential candidate Donald Trump.
New Zealand's high domestic violence rates have been cited as the reason horror film 'Don't Breathe' is keeping its R18 rating in New Zealand.
Dunedin singer Kylie Price has been invited to represent New Zealand at the Texas Sounds International Country Music Awards next month.
A story of deceit, entrapment, cunning, courage and fear and amazingly restrictive historical dress. Rebecca Fox discovers Mary Stuart has it all.
For the soloists of the premiere of Gallipoli to The Somme the performance will have extra special meaning. Rebecca Fox discovers World War 1 still resonates today.
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at works from Jasmine Middlebrook, an exhibition from The Port Collective, and another exhibition from the Otago Museum.
The lawyer for the family of slain child beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey denounced a CBS documentary theorising she was killed by her brother.
The trade group said that paid streaming grew 112 percent year-over-year, and now accounts for 30 percent of all music industry revenue.
Netflix is driving toward having half the content on its streaming service be original productions over the next few years, with the other 50% representing licensed TV shows and movies.