Move over Lorde - 2015's New Zealand Music Awards finalists have been announced and a South Islander is at the top of the list.
Scottish builder and star of The Block New Zealand Martin Laidlaw is facing deportation.
More than 400,000 music lovers have flocked to the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL), one of the largest in the world. Next stop: Auckland.
Pop star Justin Bieber has made a plea to the Prime Minister for New Zealand to keep its current flag.
Jools and Lynda Topp have become national icons with their special blend of singing, yodelling, and comedy.
Jon Landau produced the world's highest-grossing film, Avatar, and today he said he won't be surprised if Avatar 2, which will be made in New Zealand, does even better.
Black Mass is by no means the quintessential gangster movie, but it is a really good watch.
'Best friends for life' takes on a far more emotional meaning in a new film out in NZ called Miss You Already.
LeBron James took advantage of a break in play during an NBA pre-season game against the Atlanta Hawks to shake hands with young fans and even take a selfie.
Bindi Irwin has performed an emotional tribute to her late father, Steven Irwin, on the US version of Dancing with the Stars.
The DLC pack boasts over 20 hours of content for Elder Scrolls Online players and will be released in November.
In the latest trailer for Guitar Hero Live, James Franco and Lenny Kravitz make fun of each other and rock out.
Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson's representatives have denied rumours of a rift between the stars after Liam was videoed seemingly pushing Louis on stage.
Thanks to some strong Canterbury winds over the weekend, two Kiwi truck drivers have become world famous.
Daniel Craig's James Bond is seen in multiple big action set-pieces in the final trailer for Spectre.
In American politics, when a campaign runs into trouble the candidate can always show voters that they're one of the people by appearing on a TV comedy show.
Ellie Goulding has hit back at lip-synching allegations, insisting she sang live during her performance at the AFL Grand Final.
Controversial religious leader Brian Tamaki has extended an invitation for troubled pop star Chris Brown to visit Destiny Church.
Kate Rodger interviews Hugh Jackman about his new movie, Pan.
Australian actor Hugh Jackman's new movie, Pan, has just hit cinemas, and his stage play, Broadway to Oz, will soon to tour his homeland.
I can't see fans of the book being remotely disappointed and imagine newcomers will be equally as enamoured.
An 85-year-old Auckland woman who has been painting in secret her entire life has today held her first public art exhibition.
One of the country's longest serving broadcasters is hanging up the microphone after 57 years in the industry.
The latest Call of Duty trailer gives a glimpse into the campaign of Black Ops III.
Activision has released a statement saying that they are aware of issues plaguing Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5.
He hit the music scene at just 12 years old and has had plenty of ups and downs since.
Hundreds of Justin Bieber fans surrounded The Edge radio station to watch the pop star arrive.
Chris Brown is the American singer who badly assaulted his former girlfriend, Rihanna, in 2009.
Telltale Games' Back to the Future: The Game is getting a new, remastered release for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Xbox 360, in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the original film.
Lorde plays a seductive murderer in her latest music video 'Magnets', a collaboration with Disclosure.
Video: When Katy Perry invited an excited fan onstage in Brazil, she got more than she bargained for.
He's one of the biggest names in British comedy, and you probably know his face, but not his name.
Despite taking out the honour of MasterChef NZ, Tim Read says he isn't sure he will go on to open his own restaurant.
Actor, director and humanitarian Angeline Jolie has a scientific effect named after her because breast cancer awareness increased as a result of her double mastectomy.
The promoters of Chris Brown's Auckland show say fans will get a refund if he can't get a visa to visit New Zealand.
Horror filmmaker Eli Roth describes his six favourite cannibal films as The Green Inferno is released in the US.
Taylor Swift has added Steven Tyler to her list of onstage guest stars during her 1989 World Tour after the pair duetted in Nashville, Tennessee.
The grand finale is a barn-storming high-fiving hell-raiser of hip-hop.
One of the two kayakers who died on Lake Tekapo was from Britain, according to British officials.
If you're an Xbox fanatic and you're in Auckland, then tomorrow is your day.
Crystal Dynamics lead designer Mike Brinker on the sequel to 2013's hit Tomb Raider reboot.
Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer design director Kevin Franklin of 343 Industries discusses new mode Warzone.
Pixels is a ghastly film, a tremendous waste of a great concept with a diabolically bad script and the awful Adam Sandler.
The animated film based on the wildly popular mobile game, Angry Birds has had its first trailer released.
Wellington commuters came across a unique sight at the train station this afternoon, with an elegant performance in the lead up to the WOW Awards season.
Benedict Cumberbatch couldn't keep a straight face as he read out a mean tweet about his appearance on US TV show Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Augusta Xu-Holland has just finished shooting a feature film and Story caught up with her in Beijing.
A world-renowned British sculptor has sold two of his distinctive works to Christchurch at a big discount because of the earthquakes.
A family who move into a remote house in Ireland find themselves in a fight for survival with demonic creatures living in the woods.
A Kickstarter campaign has been launched which should interest fans of Guillermo del Toro and Hideo Kojima's cancelled Silent Hills game.
Rose McGowan has teamed up with in-demand video director Jonas Akerlund to launch her new music career with an eye-catching new promo.
Lady Gaga struggled through the recording of anti-violence anthem 'Til It Happens To You' because it brought back painful memories of her own sex attack as a teen.
Glenda Clarke will not be New Zealand's next MasterChef.
Music reviewer Charlotte Ryan joined Paul Henry in studio with her verdict on Beyonce's latest single and the top five albums selling in New Zealand.
Game of Thrones dominated the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles today with four major awards.
High-octane action entertainment with both a conscience, and a heart.
Sicario stars Emily Blunt and Josh Brolin discuss the film at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Working Title's co-chair Tim Bevan has been trying to get Everest off the ground for 15 years. Sarah Stewart went to meet the honorary Kiwi to find out what went on behind the scenes.
The Uncharted 4 beta will happen in December, Naughty Dog announced with this Nathan Drake Collection trailer.
One of the world's most treasured and popular musicals, South Pacific, is hitting New Zealand stages during September and October.