Andrew Hornery

Andrew Hornery

Senior journalist Andrew Hornery is the man behind The Sydney Morning Herald's Private Sydney column, keeping tabs on everyone from socialites to social climbers. If they are worth knowing about, you can bet they are on the PS radar.

Chris Hemsworth hosts charity screening

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Andrew Hornery Chris Hemsworth opens up about his charity work with the Australian Childhood Foundation during a sneak peek of his new film, In the Heart of the Sea, in Sydney.

The Bachelorette Sam Frost tipped to join Rove as co-host of 2DayFM breakfast show

Sam Frost on The Bachelorette.

Andrew Hornery She's apparently just found the love of her life on The Bachelorette, but Sam Frost is about to undertake what ranks as one of the great passion killers: waking up at ungodly hours to work in...

Welcome back

Glenn Wheeler speaks to The Morning Show about near fatal accident for first time

Glenn Wheeler

Andrew Hornery Eight months since he was hit by a car riding his scooter at Woolaware, television and radio personality Glenn Wheeler has made his first, tentative steps back into the spotlight, giving an emotional...

Gina Rinehart to spill the beans in Australian Story interview

Mine: Gina Rinehart now.

Andrew Hornery The empire strikes back - Gina Rinehart style.

Newsreader Chris Bath to leave Channel Seven, Melissa Doyle announced as replacement


Andrew Hornery Channel Seven newsreader Chris Bath insists it was her decision to quit one of the most prized positions in Australian television following Tuesday mornings shock announcement that she was leaving...

Tasteless TV

Sunday Night under fire for Hugh Sheridan's Nepal rescue mission for brother

Hugh Sheridan with his younger brother Zachary

Andrew Hornery The Seven Network's flagship current affairs program Sunday Night has come under fire after it sent a film crew with actor Hugh Sheridan to document the star's search for his younger brother Zachary...

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'Thanks and farewell'

Showbiz's true gentleman, Stuart Wagstaff, addresses his own memorial service

Stuart Wagstaff says in death, he finally got to university.

Andrew Hornery After 90 years playing for them, there was no way Stuart Wagstaff was going to miss out on having the last laugh.

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Private Sydney: Cate Blanchett eyes ways to help in Vanuatu

Andrew Hornery Private Sydney PS dinkus Dinkus

Andrew Hornery The devastation caused in Vanuatu by Cyclone Pam this week was even felt in Sydney, with everyone from Oscar-winning actors to pub barons feeling the ill-winds which rocked the tiny island paradise...

Private Sydney

Private Sydney: Hinch lashes out

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Andrew Hornery Cate Blanchett's dalliance with the Bachelor; Derryn Hinch takes a swipe at Alan Jones.

First look

Cinderella trailer: Cate Blanchett is a very wicked stepmother

Cate Blanchett in Cinderella.

Andrew Hornery She has played everything from royal elf Galadriel to Bob Dylan, and soon the world will see Cate Blanchett as Cinderella's wicked step mother, Lady Tremaine.

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Mr Big's small screen picks

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Andrew Hornery What does Chris Noth watch on TV? Downton Abbey is a favourite!


Mandy McElhinney to play Gina Rinehart in House of Hancock movie

Mandy McElhinney to play Gina Rinehart in House of Hancock movie

Andrew Hornery Producers have finalised casting of the lead role, with Mandy McElhinney winning out over several other leading ladies who had been vying to play Gina Rinehart.

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Mark McInnes charts course for Mykonos

Big birthday celebrations planned: Mark McInnes with long-term partner Lisa Kelly.

Andrew Hornery It has taken four years for Mark McInnes to rebuild his life after resigning as chief executive at David Jones in a blaze of headlines amid scandalous sexual harassment claims.

Australia's own Burton and Taylor

Andrew Hornery Are Lara Bingle and Sam Worthington our very own version of a modern-day Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton?

Denyer quiet on his other feud

Grant Denyer on set of Family Feud.

Andrew Hornery It's been nearly five months since Grant Denyer was accused of being a methamphetamine addict.


Ian Dickson and Sarah Morice set to lose spot on 2UE

Ian Dickson

Andrew Hornery Ian "Dicko" Dickson and Sarah Morice are set to lose their coveted daily radio show on Sydney's 2UE as the station prepares to unveil a new line-up, due to hit the airwaves next week.


Sylvia Jeffreys to replace Georgie Gardner on Today Show

Handing over: Georgie Gardner and Sylvia Jeffreys.

Andrew Hornery She held back the tears for most of the morning, but it was one of her heroes who finally cracked Channel Nine personality Georgie Gardner's otherwise unshakably cool demeanour on live television...


Notable names floated to replace Georgie Gardner on Today


Andrew Hornery Two names have raised eyebrows within television circles as Channel Nine prepares to announce a replacement newsreader on its breakfast television program Today following Monday's announcement...

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Nine news

Georgie Gardner to leave Today after seven years


Andrew Hornery Seven years of early morning starts will soon come to an end for Today personality Georgie Gardner who this morning announced she would be leaving the show to take up a "broader role" at the Nine...

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Private Sydney: what to expect from the Logies

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Andrew Hornery TV's night of nights is here, and more than a few well sculpted noses have been put out of joint over the Gold Logie nominations.