Aja Styles

Aja Styles

Aja Styles is a passionate and dedicated writer who specialised in courts and crime during her stint with WAToday.com.au. Since moving to theage.com.au in 2012, she's taken on varied duties in reporting, home page editing and in sections, before commencing her current role in 2013.


Mrs Doubtfire 2: sequel to sentimental classic shrouded in doubt

Aja Styles Robin Williams looks set to grace the screens once again as his cross-dressing character Mrs Doubtfire but there are those who are not so keen to join him.


Game of Thrones 2014: See which characters nations favour

King Joffrey from Game of Thrones season 4.

Aja Styles He may be among Game of Thrones' most evil characters but it seems that hasn't stopped one nation of fans from favouring Joffrey Baratheon best.

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Disney slammed for 'homosexual' and 'bestiality' agenda in Frozen

In the closet? ... <i>Frozen</i>'s Queen Elsa and her magic powers compared to lesbianism.

Aja Styles A pair of right-wing Christian commentators have slammed the "evil" themes of Disney's hit movie, despite not having seen it.

Big Kev again returns to The Biggest Loser Australia 2014

<i>The Biggest Loser</i> 2014 ... Big Kev has returned.

Aja Styles Kevin Moore has made a surprise return to The Biggest Loser in what will be his third attempt to shed the kilos that gave him his epithet of Big Kev.

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Real Housewives of Melbourne reviewed

Aja Styles The Real Housewives of Melbourne features six housewives who enjoy the rich, flamboyant and high-flying lifestyle of Melbourne. Our critics take a look.

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Golden Globes 2014 live ceremony

Jennifer Lawrence

Aja Styles Cate Blanchett takes out one of the biggest wins at the Golden Globes, but it is the best movie drama category that may surprise.

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'Mega lolz'

Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins reportedly dismisses child abuse as 'mega lolz'

Ian Watkins onstage with band Lostprophets at the Reading Festival in the UK in 2010.

Aja Styles While sitting in prison awaiting sentencing for child sex offences, including conspiring to rape a baby, the Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins reportedly told a friend that his actions were "mega lolz".

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Matt Okine replaces Tom Ballard on Triple J breakfast

Matt Okine.

Aja Styles Sydney comedian Matt Okine will replace Tom Ballard as co-host of Triple J's breakfast show, starting in January.


Dexter finale enrages viewers

Dexter last series.

Aja Styles Spoilers: Dexter's conclusion has outraged viewers, and the show's developers have gone into overdrive to defend the lack of gore audiences have come to expect of this serial-killing series.

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Wheel of Fortune competitor's curious gaffe costs him $1 million opportunity

Paul Atkinson on Wheel of Fortune.

Aja Styles A Wheel of Fortune contestant has watched his $1 million opportunity slip away with the slip of a tongue, in a moment that left him and the studio audience speechless.

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Eight years on, that's how he met your mother?

Ted and the yellow umbrella on How I Met Your Mother.

Aja Styles We waited eight years for it so it should have been legendary. It should have sent such violent sparks coursing through our veins, like a lightning bolt hitting a power line, that it ends all hope of...

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Cory Monteith's final days were spent laughing

Cory Monteith

Aja Styles In the days leading up to Cory Monteith's death, the Glee actor was looking fit and fresh, according to an industry friend.

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Give It 2 U

Thicke doesn't shy away from controversy

Robin Thicke tones down <i>Blurred Lines</i> performance at the 2013 BET Awards.

Aja Styles Robin Thicke's latest single Give It 2 U may once again inflame critics who have previously suggested that his Blurred Lines chart-topper is "degrading to women".

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Saying goodbye: Tony Soprano's best moments

The Sopranos.

Aja Styles James Gandolfini's sudden death brought to mind the knockout ending to his time on the small-screen as his most famous character Tony Soprano in The Sopranos.

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The Voice grand finale live blog

The Voice finalists

Aja Styles It will come as a surprise to few that this year's The Voice goes to the crooning Harrison Craig. For Seal this means two wins out of two.

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Thank you for the musical, Smash

<i>Smash</i> finale.

Aja Styles For many, the Tony Awards mean very little, given they honour Broadway shows we have little access to, unless brought to Australia.

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Adorn this

Fan being checked for brain damage after R&B singer's stage dive

Singer Miguel leaping across the crowd during his performance at the Billboard Music Awards.

Aja Styles Singer Miguel's stage dive at this year's Billboard Music Awards could become the subject of legal action over claims of possible brain damage to a female fan.


Ex-Dr Who star John Simm denies 'leave me alone!' claims

Doctor Who's The Master (John Simm).

Aja Styles English actor John Simm has gone on to Twitter to refute claims by a British magazine that he is fed up with the attention he gets from Doctor Who fans.

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Jimmy Kimmel roasts TV bosses

Jimmy Kimmel.

Aja Styles No television show was safe from comedian Jimmy Kimmel, who gave a good ribbing to his TV bosses and other US networks while hosting a buyers' session in New York.

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Sky High

Blockhead move sees contestant hospitalised

Madison Coppock, 24, had to be hospitalised during week one on The Block Sky High.

Aja Styles Sydney tough-cookie Madison Coppock, 24, was taken to hospital because of a self-admitted blockhead move; she pushed herself too hard in the first week of The Block Sky High's competition.

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