Eurovision winner Mans Zelmerlow's has apologised for comments in which he described homosexuality as less "natural" than hetereosexuality on television in 2014.
Susan Wyndham No one who was at Walsh Bay last weekend would be surprised that Andy Griffiths was the best-selling author at Sydney Writers' Festival.
Mary Ward Robert Redford has joined a long list of celebrity guest speakers.
Michael Lallo A-list Australian stars are said to be in talks to provide Humphrey's voice for a new generation of kids.
Nick Galvin A controversial Czech reality show will feature people mimicking life under Nazi occupation.
Kim Stephens Johnny Depp, Hollywood superstar and Australia's most high-profile alleged quarantine criminal, has left the country.
Some 21 short stories spanning her 50-year literary career have been compiled into a new Faye Weldon book.
Natalie Bochenski Not one but two favourites totally screwed? That's why we love Game of Thrones.
Sarah Thomas Stepping outside of the franchise market could be why the sci-fi epic tanked with moviegoers.