Highly anticipated Star Trek sequel is to debut in Australia on Netflix in 2017.
Michael Idato Trainwreck star's casting is seen as a bold move by Barbie's owner, Mattel.
Aussie radio duo Hamish Blake and Andy Lee have announced they will quit their successful radio show next year to concentrate on a new TV show.
Michael Idato The 1990s series turned a dark mirror on small town America and became an instant hit.
Jane Freebury Despite early attempts to ban them, bushranger movies still hold a strange fascination for Australian viewers, writes Jane Freebury.
Ron Cerabona Literary news and events in Canberra.
Susan Chenery In his book Conclave, Robert Harris takes the reader into the Sistine Chapel as 118 old men in robes vote for a new pope.
Meg McKinlay is a children's writer and poet who lives in Fremantle, Western Australia. Her novel A Single Stone (Walker Books), about a 14-year-old girl who lives in a mountain village where small children work in the mines, won the 2016 Prime Minister's Literary Award for Young Adult Fiction.
Karl Quinn What's happening at the national broadcaster isn't pretty, but sadly it is inevitable.
Garry Maddox Fighting a leopard or jumping off a cliff while on fire are just another day's work.