Entertainment

He Named Me Malala

Watch the new trailer for the upcoming Malala movie

Malala Yousafzai in the doco, <i>He Named Me Malala</i>.

Rob Moran 9:34 AM   Cannot wait.

Cyrus turns journalist

Miley Cyrus goes undercover as an Australian TV reporter

Miley Cyrus dressed as Australian reporter 'Janet'.

Ebony Bowden 8:08 AM   Miley Cyrus went undercover as an Australian reporter named 'Janet' and asked Americans what they really thought of her.

Ghostbusters

Melissa McCarthy shares kickass #GirlPower pic from the set of 'Ghostbusters'

GB

Rob Moran   "When we stand together we are unstoppable! #girlpower."

Dream collabo

Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer are writing a screenplay together, will play sisters

JLaw

Rob Moran   "It just flowed out of us. We’ve got about 100 pages right now," said J-Law. OMGGG.

Emoji posters

These iconic movie posters recreated with emojis are seriously impressive

Emojis

Rob Moran   They're created by San Francisco art student, Sasha Zabelina.

Drake and Serena Williams are probably dating. Just like you've always wanted

Second time lucky? Drake and Serena Williams.

The world's number one player Serena Williams  and her fan boy Drake have been pictured "making out" at a restaurant on Sunday night.

The internet loses its mind over NSFW Tony Abbott Twitter handle on Q&A

A screenshot of the lewd tweet during Monday night's Q&A.

Neil McMahon   Looks like Q&A is back in trouble, guys.

Tracy Morgan marries fiancee Megan Wollover after turbulent year

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 06:  Tracy Morgan and Meghan Wollover attend the Spike TV's "Don Rickles: One Night Only" on May 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Spike TV)

Justin Wm. Moyer   Megan Wollover: "After almost losing Tracy last year, I am so grateful to finally be married to the love of my life,"

Taylor Squad

Orange Is The New Black's Uzo Aduba joins Taylor Swift for an onstage duet

OITNB's Uzo Aduba joined Taylor Swift onstage at her gig in Los Angeles yesterday.

Rob Moran   Crazy Eyes can really sing. (Matt Le Blanc was there too, for some reason.)

I'm Not A Joke

Venezuelan artist challenges queer stereotypes with striking illustrations

The posters have reportedly been used at protests in Russia.

"Mockery is perhaps the most institutionalised form of violence that ever existed."

Dave Grohl's Foo Fighters troll Westboro Church

Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters trolled the Westboro Baptist church protest outside their Kansas City gig.

Everyone's favourite Foo Fighter is at it again, this time trolling the anti-gay American Westboro Church. And - this is where it gets good - they employed a little Rick Astley (you remember, Never Gonna Give You Up, short redhead, bouffy hair) to do it.

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Dr. Dre issues apology to the 'women I've hurt' after victims spoke out online

Dee Barnes with Dr Dre (L) and The D.O.C. (R) before Dre assaulted Barnes.

Joe Coscarelli   Dre, who has previously spoken dismissively about the allegations of violence against women, was forced to face up to past abuse.

Ellen Page challenges Ted Cruz on LGBTI rights at Iowa State Fair

Ellen Page

Jayme Deerwester   "There needs to be more tolerance for LGBTI people, who have constantly been persecuted in this country."

Stonewall makeover

Activists have given whitewashed Stonewall statues a brown, transgender makeover

Stonewall's whitewashed statues get a brown, transgender makeover.

Jenny Noyes   What they did was "rectification, not vandalism," they said.

The Witch

Watch the horrifying trailer for Sundance favourite, 'The Witch'

The Witch

Rob Moran   Horror nuts, this one's for you. Everyone else, look away now.

Meet Moana

Disney officially introduces its new Polynesian princess, Moana

Moanna

Rob Moran   Meet Moana Waialiki, she seems gloriously badass.

Lads' mag dropped from supermarket shelves

A recent edition of <i>Zoo Weekly</i>.

Deborah Snow   Woolworths, you're next.

Blue Jean Committee

Bill Hader and Fred Armisen's fake '70s soft rock band, 'Blue Jean Committee', just became awesomely real

Blue Jean

Rob Moran   They performed on Seth Meyers last night, and have an EP out in November.

Slut shaming

Chvrches' Lauren Mayberry labelled a 'slut' for having wet hair

Lauren Mayberry in a still from Chvrches' new video clip for Leave A Trace.

Peter Vincent   Lead singer of British synth pop act Chvrches, Lauren Mayberry has given a shocking insight into the objectification of women in pop by sharing the misogynistic trolling she has suffered after the realse of the band's new single, Leave A Trace.

Leunig's epiphany

Leunig has done another anti-vaccination cartoon and people are very upset

Michael Leunig's latest anti-vaccination cartoon has upset readers.

Jenny Noyes   The 'whimsical' cartoonist continues to tear fans apart with his stance on this issue.

Maisie Williams says shooting her first sex scene was 'extremely awkard'

Maisie Williams attends the National Television Awards at 02 Arena on January 21, 2015 in London, England.

Arya Starks describes her role in new indie film, The Falling.

About Ray

'About Ray' director Gaby Dellal's problematic explanation for casting Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning in 'About Ray'

Jenny Noyes   The trailer for 'About Ray' looks promising... but director Gaby Dellal's comments about why she cast cisgender Fanning in the role are cause for concern.

Ellen rules

Ellen's acceptance speech at the Teen Choice Awards was a wonderful thing

Ellen

Rob Moran   "Embrace who you are because being unique is very, very important and fitting in is not all that matters."

Q&A recap: gay marriage sequel dominated by patronising guests

Couldn't believe what he was hearing: Richard Di Natale.

Neil McMahon   See that door? Slam your head in it half a dozen times and lie down till it's over.

Watch Neil Young show Meryl Streep how to jam on guitar

When living legends Neil Young and Meryl Streep come together, awesomeness ensues.

Kathleen Lee-Joe   When living legends Neil Young and Meryl Streep come together, awesomeness ensues.

Trainwreck wedding

Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow gatecrashed a wedding party in a Dublin pub

Schumer

Rob Moran   Sadly, the pub wasn't O'Nutter's, but it was close.

Sounds on screen

Dolly Parton's hit song Jolene to be turned into movie

Dolly Parton

Andrew Taylor   It is a feminist dream and a misogynist's worst nightmare, but Dolly Parton has revealed that she is eager for an on-screen reunion with her 9 to 5 co-stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin.

Moon Girl

Marvel's new superhero is a genius girl with a dinosaur friend

Lunella Lafayette from Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur.

Lunella Lafayette is like a "female Inspector Gadget".

Tina's back

Tina Fey, Parks And Rec's Michael Schur have new female-led sitcoms on the way

Hooray, more Tina Fey is coming our way, yay, what a day (I'll stop now).

Rob Moran   All your favourites are coming back to TV.

Ice Cube

Ice Cube talks to Conan about police brutality, the depressing relevance of NWA's 'F--- Tha Police'

Ice

Rob Moran   "It doesn't feel good that the issue's still relevant."

Twigs is back

FKA twigs drops surprise new EP with a 16 minute video to hypnotise you

Twigs in the new 16 minute music video she directed.

** Everyone updates their secret 'night time' playlist **

Kstew interview

Kristen Stewart on her sexuality: 'Google me, I’m not hiding'

IDOLISING THE INDUSTRY: Kristen Stewart still loves making movies.

"I think in three or four years, there are going to be a whole lot more people who don't think it's necessary to figure out if you're gay or straight."

Laverne does Beyo

You need to see Laverne Cox's amazing Beyonce moves

Cox

Rob Moran   Yes, you REALLY NEED to.

Rape Culture

Charlie Pickering skewers 'batshit crazy' attitudes to sexual assault

Charlie Pickering tackles victim blaming on The Weekly.

Instead of #NotAllMen, Pickering suggested #DontRape would suffice.

Pee on Trump's head

Conan came up with a reason for Donald Trump to exist: ovulation test kits

Trump

Rob Moran   Yes, you get to pee right on Donald Trump's stupid face.

Kim Kardashian hits back at body critics with naked selfie

Selfie

"First they say I'm too skinny so I have to be faking it... Now they say I'm too big so I have to be faking it."

Cult return

Winona Ryder confirms a Beetlejuice sequel is happening

Winona Ryder as Lydia Deetz in <i>Beetlejuice</i>.

Garry Maddox   Go ahead, make my millennium again.

Celeb feuds

Why is pop culture obsessed with celeb 'catfights'?

Miley Cyrus wanted to make an important point about

Clem Bastow   And how the 'celeb feud' narrative sidelines important discussions.

Oliver slams sex-ed

John Oliver demolishes America's slut-shaming, homophobic sex-ed programs

Some teens choose abstinence. Some have it thrust upon them, John Oliver explains.

Michael Lallo   He's even made his own sex-ed film, featuring Laverne Cox, Kristen Schaal and Megan Mullally.

Zac Efron is allegedly in talks to join Baywatch movie

Zac Efron

Remember those topless scenes in Neighbours? Well, at least one casting director remembers.

Amy Schumer

Watch the teaser for Amy Schumer's upcoming stand-up comedy special

Amy

Rob Moran   It's called 'Amy Schumer: Live At The Apollo', and it's directed by Chris Rock.

'Mussie' fallout continues

'He made my life hell': Jessica Rowe slams Eddie McGuire live on air

Rowe launched into a scathing attack on Eddie McGuire on Monday morning.

Ebony Bowden   Studio 10 host Jessica Rowe has slammed Eddie McGuire live on-air, accusing him of making her life "hell" when she worked with him at Channel Nine.

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Game of Thrones actress Natalie Dormer: 'Stop slagging off feminism'

Actress Natalie Dormer

Anita Singh   "Only 230 years ago in [the UK], a woman was the property of her husband. That's something women in their 20s should consider when slagging off 'feminism' on Twitter."

About Ray

Watch Elle Fanning play a transgender teen in new family drama 'About Ray'

Elle Fanning in 'About Ray'

Jenny Noyes   With Naomi Watts and Susan Sarandon as Ray's mum and grandma, it's three generations of a family going through transition.

Miley vs Taylor

Miley Cyrus calls out Taylor Swift's good girl image, music industry double standards

Miley in the new issue of Marie Claire.

Rob Moran   The pop star slammed Swift's 'Bad Blood' music video in an interview with Marie Claire.

Sneaky Pete

Watch the trailer for Bryan Cranston's new show, 'Sneaky Pete'

Pete

Rob Moran   And decide whether it deserves a full series order or not.

#HillaryForPresident

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West back Hillary Clinton, get that all-important selfie

Kim

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has some big name celebrities backing her campaign, including reality TV star Kim Kardashian and rapper Kanye West.

Planned Parenthood

Comedian smashes anti-abortion reasoning of Planned Parenthood critics

Comedian Cameron Esposito hilariously debunks the anti-choice crusade against Planned Parenthood.

Jenny Noyes   "I don't have a punchline on this..."

Film representation

This is how these famous films would have unfolded if the main character was black

If Forrest Gump was played by a person of colour

If you watch just one thing today, let it be this.

Hollywood inequality

'Hollywood's bias against females, people of color and LGBT characters'

Jennifer Lawrence is one of few women to score lead roles in Hollywood in recent years.

Women had less than a third of speaking parts in the most popular films from 2007 to 2014, according to a new study that gives further evidence of persistent inequality in Hollywood, on-screen and off.

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Jolie-Pitt love

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are on-screen lovers again in By The Sea trailer

by the sea

It looks pretty lame and pretentious, not to mention full of 'tortured artist and sad wife' cliches