Just two days after been named host of the Academy Awards, Kevin Hart steps down saying he does not want to be a distraction from the event but will not apologise for past words because he has already addressed them.
As Nicole Kidman arrives at Australia's annual film and television awards, she tells audiences to look past the blockbusters at the smaller films that are hard to get made and hard to find audiences for.
The comedian and actor says being host of the Oscars is a dream job and he promises to rise to the occasion and make the 2019 ceremony special.
When Malcolm Turnbull leaves Parliament, electoral data reveals he will take his personal popularity in Wentworth — and possibly the Liberals' 17.7 per cent buffer there — with him.
Stars from Australian television have arrived at Broadbeach for tonight's 2018 Logie Awards ceremony, marking the first time the event has been held outside its hometown of Melbourne.
The awards night is underway on on the Gold Coast, with early gongs going to Home and Away stalwart Ray Meagher, Love Child's Jessica Marais and Family Feud's Grant Denyer.
Grant Denyer wins the Gold Logie, as TV icon Bert Newton faces a social media backlash after referring to himself using a gay slur and joking about a former co-star "mentoring" young talent behind locked doors.
Melbourne Theatre Company's associate director Sarah Goodes is the only woman recognised in the Best Director category in this year's Helpmann Awards, revealing the live performance industry's prevailing bias towards male directors.