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 In public, they are famous for having the thickest of hides, and yet in truth, they are probably the most thin-skinned identities you could imagine.
Andrew Hornery Chatter among residents in the corridors of Eastpoint Tower in Edgecliff this week has centred on the departure of one of its more troubled residents: former Olympic swimming star turned ice addict...
Andrew Hornery It's probably the most hackneyed plea from inside the celebrity bubble: ''Please respect our privacy.''
Andrew Hornery The frantic scenes of women rummaging through racks of designer frocks unceremoniously hanging under fluorescent lights inside Leichhardt Town Hall a week ago was a far cry from the glamorous runway...
Andrew Hornery Former AFL star Brendan Fevola has been soaking up the tropical delights of Vanuatu this week with his reunited wife Alex and their three children, from nights-in eating pizza in their luxury villa...
Andrew Hornery Too fat, too skinny . . . just not right? Celebrity fashion models Jennifer Hawkins and Jessica Gomes have become the Goldilocks of the runway.
Andrew Hornery Former Sydney resident Elle Macpherson opted for the beaches of Fiji rather than those of her home town to marry her billionaire fiance, Miami-based businessman Jeffrey Soffer, six years her junior.
Andrew Hornery Life may well begin at 40, but Shane Warne, Liz Hurley, Kylie Minogue, Heidi Klum and Madonna are killing me.
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 Wendi Murdoch has escaped to the high-seas aboard her estranged media mogul husband Rupert’s multi-million-dollar superyacht and is currently cruising around the Caribbean, but reports out of New...
Andrew Hornery Never before has so much been made of so little.
Andrew Hornery Making a professional comeback at the age of 26 would seem ludicrous in any other industry but in the cut-throat world of international fashion, Abbey Lee Kershaw is considered something of a veteran.
Andrew Hornery It will take a group of Singaporean businessmen and about $20 million to return the polish to one of Sydney society's glittering jewels: the former Ritz Carlton hotel in Double Bay.
Andrew Hornery So, you were once a big international star on the other side of the world, but it’s been a while since the headlining and well-paid gigs have headed your way.
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 They say "what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas", but PS has never been one to stick to adages.
Andrew Hornery Today’s column comes to you from the epicentre of global showbiz: Hollywood Boulevard’s Walk of Fame.
Andrew Hornery Playful: Hugh Hefner with Crystal.
Foot in mouth
Andrew Hornery There once was a time when all a successful model like Miranda Kerr was expected to do was pout and pose.
Andrew Hornery Elle Macpherson appears to have taken singer-turned-photographer Bryan Adams' advice to heart when he joked on the set of a Harper's Bazaar photo shoot in London that a dress she was modelling would...