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.

Private Sydney

Good line for bodice ripper

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...

On the offensive

Cruise launches the lawyers at divorce coverage

Tom Cruise

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".

Elevator not quite the lift needed

Andrew Hornery MOBILE phones went into meltdown last Saturday morning across Sydney's glittering harbourfront mansions as news broke on the Herald's front page that one of their own - style queen Karin Upton Baker...