Michael Idato In the, at times, uncomfortable and very personal clash of two news specials seeking to capitalise on public interest in those held at gunpoint in the Lindt Cafe siege, you could persuasively argue...
Michael Idato The television calendar year – a 40-week unrelenting ratings war that starts in February – kicks off much the same way every year: hopelessly derivative, seemingly self-cannibalising and...
Michael Idato Amy Pascal, the Sony Pictures boss who found herself at the centre of the media firestorm over emails leaked when the studio's computers were hacked, has stepped down.
Rebooting a classic
Michael Idato More than three decades after the iconic line, 'They're here', a trailer has been unveiled for a remake.
Michael Idato Australian film director Baz Luhrmann is moving into television. The 52-year-old director, whose film credits include Strictly Ballroom, Romeo+Juliet, Australia and The Great Gatsby, is producing a...
Michael Idato Though Yemm's career cut an unlikely swathe through the worlds of opera, musical theatre and Australian Rules football, he will be best remembered for roles in several iconic TV series including...
Michael Idato Creator and producer of The Affair, Sarah Treem, talks to Michael Idato.
Michael Idato Crime series has a mystery at its heart - but not the one you might think.
Linney as Highsmith
Michael Idato Laura Linney is set to star in the Australian play Switzerland at LA's prestigious Geffen Playhouse.
Michael Idato Oscar-nominated actress Felicity Jones has been named as one of the stars of a new standalone Star Wars movie.
Michael Idato It may startle even the most open-minded cinemagoer that the sex scenes account for roughly 20 minutes of the film's 100-minute running time.
Michael Idato More than five decades after To Kill A Mockingbird was published, the iconic novel it is to get a sequel.
Michael Idato More than five decades after To Kill A Mockingbird was published, the iconic novel is to get a sequel.
Michael Idato With plans under way to revive both the iconic David Lynch drama Twin Peaks and 1990s Fox hit The X Files, US actor David Duchovny is living proof of the saying "it never rains but it pours".
Michael Idato The Oscar campaign for the critically acclaimed film Birdman has accelerated, with the film taking out four of the seven awards at the 4th annual AACTA Awards.
Michael Idato Friends star Matthew Perry discusses his reboot of classic comedy The Odd Couple.
Michael Idato Donald Sutherland among candidates for American adaptation of series that's been talked about as a 'horror comedy' or comedic spin on The X-Files.
Michael Idato Son of late comic John Ritter, Tyler stars in the new American sitcom The McCarthys.
Michael Idato Kiss band-member and aspiring TV talent judge Gene Simmons talks to Michael Idato.