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  • Taika Waititi hits back at Duncan Garner's accusations of 'treason'

    19 October 2017 8:01 AM 75

    Taika Waititi has hit back at Duncan Garner's accusations that he is "treasonous" and a traitor to his country. AM Show host Garner called out The Thor: Ragnarok director, who won New Zealander of the Year 2017, after he told Marae the country's reputation overseas isn't the reality. "I'm not very proud of coming from a place that everyone overseas thinks

  • New Zealand First says supports Labour Party for government

    19 October 2017 6:12 AM 71

    WELLINGTON, Oct 19 (Reuters) - New Zealand First leader Winston Peters said on Thursday he would support the Labour Party to form government after an inconclusive Sept. 23 election, making Jacinda Ardern the country's third female prime minister. "We had a choice to make... for a modified status quo or for change," Peters told reporters in Wellington

  • King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Share New Song “Crumbling Castle”: Listen

    19 October 2017 4:24 AM 166

    After releasing three albums this year, their latest track is over 10 minutes long King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard don’t stop. So far this year, they’ve released three albums: Flying Microtonal Banana, Murder of the Universe, and Sketches of Brunswick East (alongside Mild High Club). Today, they’ve shared a new song called “Crumbling Castle” that’s

  • Notorious Instagram celeb Dan Bilzerian holidays in New Zealand

    18 October 2017 8:53 PM 66

    Infamous Instagram celeb Dan Bilzerian has been showing off his Kiwi holiday. The American poker player has become notorious for his feed, filled with photos of him hunting, playing with his arsenal of rifles, and hanging out with many, many bikini-clad women. Now it's our own country he's showing off to his 23 million followers, posting Instagram stories

  • Lisa Wilkinson vs Channel Nine: Have you ever asked for equal pay?

    18 October 2017 10:24 AM 67

    Lisa Wilkinson has dominated the headlines after announcing she had left Channel Nine's Today Show to join The Project on Channel Ten. And according to reports, it's because Wilkinson, who was reportedly on a $1.1 million contract, had demanded equal pay to her colleague Karl Stefanovic, who earns a reported $2 million salary. But Channel Nine chief

  • Taika Waititi turned a spaceship in Thor: Ragnarok into the Aboriginal flag

    18 October 2017 4:53 AM 67

    In an interview with triple j this morning, New Zealand director Taika Waititi has spoken out about the 'easter eggs' he buried in his new film, 'Thor: Ragnarok'. Talking to triple j's breakfast hosts Ben and Liam, the director explains that, for his own amusement (and ours), he placed some very cool local references throughout the movie - including

  • Brendan O'Carroll Opens Up About Heart Attack Scare

    18 October 2017 12:59 AM 68

    Just after filming for Mrs Brown Boys Christmas special Brendan O'Carroll was convinced he was suffering from a heart attack. Irish comedian Brendan O'Carroll has opened up about heart attack scare and thank god a scare was all it was. After filming the Christmas special in Glasgow, Brendan was convinced that he was suffering from a heart attack. Thankfully

  • BBC newsman is so done reporting on breaking news that is not news

    17 October 2017 7:54 PM 62

    BBC newsman Simon McCoy has reached the stage in his career where he no longer has the capacity to put on a fake smile and bullshit his way through a story he knows is not news-worthy. In the past, McCoy has expressed his disdain for surfing dogs, now, he's got it out for the royal family and their unnecessary press releases. "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

  • Mrs Brown's Boys actor Brendan O'Carroll is rushed to hospital fearing a heart attack

    17 October 2017 7:35 PM 56

    The comic actor had a huge scare whilst filming his Christmas special Irish comedian turned actor Brendan O’Carroll has been rushed to hospital while filming in Scotland. The Mrs Brown’s Boys star and creator was in Glasgow filming a Christmas special of the highly popular show when he became unwell and complained he might be having a heart attack

  • Mrs Brown's Boys' Brendan O'Carroll, 62, rushed to hospital amid heart attack fears

    17 October 2017 7:35 PM 50

    BRENDAN O’CARROLL was taken to hospital in the middle of the night while filming Mrs Brown's Boys in Scotland. The actor has recalled the moment he thought he was having a heart attack after a day of shooting for the BBC show’s Christmas special in Glasgow. The 62-year-old’s wife Jenny was told to monitor his pulse by the 999 operator after he woke her up in pain. “I had this bug and at about