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.
Andrew Hornery There are plenty of wedding anniversary parties held at Middle Head's The Gunnery, but it's not every day a Grammy winner performs, not to mention an Oscar winner on the guest list.
Andrew Hornery That all important ''chemistry'' between Today co-hosts Karl Stefanovic and Lisa Wilkinson has come under the microscope this week, but it's the behind the scenes dramas causing considerable...
Andrew Hornery Between now and the morning of January 16, 2014, Cate Blanchett is set to be one very busy lady.
Andrew Hornery It will be battle stations at David Jones and Myer over the next fortnight as the retailers unveil multimillion-dollar campaigns for the spring/summer collections.
Andrew Hornery During the Keating and Howard years, political offspring were mostly kept in the shadows, leaving their respective fathers to bathe in the limelight.
Andrew Hornery It's probably the most hackneyed plea from inside the celebrity bubble: ''Please respect our privacy.''
Andrew Hornery Hollywood A-lister Angelina Jolie is due to touch down in Sydney early on Friday morning, the actor coming to Australia to direct new World War II drama Unbroken.
Andrew Hornery Angelina Jolie is one of Hollywood's biggest stars, but she was just another passenger aboard the small Qantas Dash 8 which touched down in Tamworth on Wednesday morning.
Andrew Hornery That the woman dubbed 'St Angelina' in the showbiz press managed to keep her surgery a secret, in the era of the 24-hour, all-consuming news cycle, is verging on the miraculous.
On the offensive
Andrew Hornery Having endured some of the most scandalous headlines in his career over the past fortnight, Tom Cruise has finally hit back, calling in the lawyers and suing for "hundreds of millions of dollars".
Andrew Hornery Shane Warne and Liz Hurley buying a mega-mansion: report.
Andrew Hornery Elle Macpherson has two new men in her life, but it's not quite what you think.
Andrew Hornery and Mik Grigg No one does jet lag quite like Nicole Kidman. The Oscar-winning actor arrived at Flemington today for the annual Derby Day races looking radiant and much younger than her 45 years.
Andrew Hornery Nicole Kidman was the queen of Flemington on Saturday for her blink-and-you'd-miss-her trip to Derby Day, but once again the Melbourne Cup carnival drew a broad section of Australia's famous faces.
Andrew Hornery Camilla may well become Queen, but it was another "royal" who was being mobbed by crowds at Flemington today.
Andrew Hornery Actor Melissa George was accused of treason this week when she declared she would rather nibble on a croissant and sip espresso in Paris than return home to Australia to be constantly asked about the...
Andrew Hornery Hot on the footsteps of Tony Abbott's turn around Flemington with his weapons of mass distraction - daughters Frances and Bridget - it was backbencher Kevin Rudd who had a prime ministerial-like turn...
Andrew Hornery Andrew Hornery surveys the Brynnes, Blanchetts and bluebloods of Sydney's social scene.
Andrew Hornery It's a dramatic love story which reads like a chapter from one of her late grandmother-in-law Dame Barbara Cartland's racy pot boilers, but former Sydney socialite turned British aristocrat, Lady...
Andrew Hornery SYDNEY can be such a small town. Sometimes a little too small, as PS discovered on Thursday.