Christian Bale went from Dark Knight to dark nights of the soul for Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings
Michael Idato Hollywood star Christian Bale immersed himself in the character of Moses for his latest film, and discovered a complex character stricken with doubt.
Michael Idato Q: When you take on Ramses the Great, do you depend on what you know about the historical figure? Or do you use more immediate cultural touchstones, such as tyrants, from the news, or more recent...
Michael Idato Former Home and Away star Axle Whitehead cannot quite believe he is working alongside big stars in Hollywood.
Michael Idato The release of the 88 second trailer sees a new lightsaber, a new stormtrooper and some familiar fan frenzy.
Michael Idato Australian sketch comedies Black Comedy and Mad as Hell renew the genre in brilliant and inventive ways.
Michael Idato Chief executive throws down the gauntlet to the traditional television business, likening it to an ageing horse.
Michael Idato Critics applaud the whimsy and wit of Jane the Virgin's maiden voyage and its leading lady, Gina Rodriguez.
Michael Idato Nicole Kidman is to star in a new US TV adaptation of the book Big Little Lies, by Australian author Liane Moriarty.
Michael Idato They came to gut the national broadcaster, but instead they tore out the regional heart of Australia.
Michael Idato The new television streaming service Stan has signed a deal with SBS which will supply a library of international films and television series to the platform.
Michael Idato Tackling a situation so heart-wrenching was demanding for actor James Nesbitt, but the results make compelling viewing.
Michael Idato It has been said Australia's television market is among the most competitive in the world but this may be the first time the ratings war has drawn actual blood.
Michael Idato The global streaming TV business will double in value in the next four years, new research shows.
Michael Idato The comedian Kathy Griffin will join the US celebrity style series Fashion Police, replacing her friend and mentor, the late Joan Rivers.
Michael Idato Whatever happens, the line in the sand has been drawn. The first quarter of 2015 will usher in two new major competitors in Australia's historically noncompetitive TV space.
Grey's Anatomy feud
Michael Idato American actress Katherine Heigl has declared she is still a fan of producer Shonda Rhimes despite the war of words between the pair which has become one of Hollywood's biggest feuds.
American breakfast war
Michael Idato The fractured world of America's breakfast television world has been laid bare in the wake of the sacking of the newly anointed Today show boss after just 78 days in the job.
Passing of a legend
Michael Idato One of the most influential American television producers of all time, Glen A. Larson, has died.