Hit and misses

ARIAs 2015: Live from the red carpet and awards

Jessica Mauboy will walk the red carpet at the ARIAs in Sydney on Thursday.

Jenna Clarke 6:05 PM   The stars of the Australian music industry have gathered in Sydney for their night of nights - that's after braving the red carpet on a 38 degree day.

Will Smith close to making a political run

Actor Will Smith says he's thinking of getting political.

10:55 AM   Actor and rap artist Will Smith is considering a career in politics as a way to honour his grandmother.

'We hit it off': Mariah Carey opens up about James Packer

James Packer, co-chairman of Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd., right, and singer Mariah Carey stand for photographs at the red carpet event prior to the opening ceremony of Studio City casino resort, developed by Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd., in Macau, China, on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. Studio City is the latest test of the former Portuguese colony's ability to attract visitors wanting to play on more than gaming tables and slot machines. Photographer: Justin Chin/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** James Packer; Mariah Carey

7:58 AM   This year's most unlikely couple award is a a close tie between two moguls and their new flames.

Team Crikey

Jungle Girl to dancing queen: Steve Irwin's daughter Bindi wins DWTS

From Jungle Girl to dancing queen: Steve Irwin’s daughter Bindi wins the US version of Dancing with the Stars.

Amy Croffey 9:05 PM   She was tipped as the favourite from the very beginning, so it was no big surprise that the late Steve Irwin's daughter Bindi won the US version of Dancing with the Stars on Tuesday night in Los Angeles.

Team Crikey

What will Dancing with the Stars winner Bindi Irwin do next?

The Jungle Girl, 17, and her dancing partner Derek Hough, 30, took home the coveted Mirror Ball trophy after another round of perfect scores from the judges.

Amy Croffey    While offers are flooding in for the 17-year-old Australian wildlife enthusiast, Fairfax Media can reveal the schoolgirl is heading back home to rural Queensland.

Kimye Baby

This is what Kim Kardashian is doing to turn her breech baby boy around

Kim Kardashian revealed she is doing everything she can to turn her unborn baby boy, who is currently lying in the breech position.

Amy Croffey   Kim Kardashian has described pregnancy as the "worst experience" of her life and as she enters her final three weeks, her health concerns have deepened.

Gobbledy Goop

Gwyneth's gift guide: $1k toilet paper and $125k space trip

How much? Gwyneth Paltrow’s Christmas list this year includes gold dumbbells worth $174,000.

Amy Croffey   This year, the actress includes the likes of 18K gold dumbbells worth $174,000, toilet paper that costs an astounding $1320 and a rosewood handle truffle slicer worth $55.

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Sydney selfie attempt

Pia Mia calls teen paparazzo 'inhumane' when he wishes her 'plane crashes'

A teenage paparazzo has defended wishing a death threat on US singer Pia Mia when she refused to stop for a picture in Sydney.

Amy Croffey   Jayden Seyfarth, 18, of Sydney, told Kylie Jenner's best friend Pia Mia Perez at Sydney Airport as she was about to board a flight: "I hope your plane crashes."

Wedding snaps

First pics from Sofia Vergara's wedding

Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello tie the knot on Sunday.

Mary Ward   Who was there, and what the dress looked like.

The Change

'I actually love being in menopause': Angelina Jolie

'I love being in menopause', Angelina Jolie told a Sunday newspaper.

She had surgery to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes earlier this year as a preventative measure against cancer, but Angelina Jolie has completely embraced the change in her body.


Give Charlie a break after grubby HIV 'outing'

Andrew Hornery Private Sydney PS dinkus

Andrew Hornery   Look, I'm no great fan of Charlie Sheen, who for much of his career has been a self-indulgent train wreck. But this week I found myself feeling a tiny bit sorry for him.

Francesca Packer hires out Luna Park for 21st birthday party

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 21:  Francesca Barham-Packer (Mini Mouse outfit) greeting guests and enjoying the festivities for her 21st birthday party  at Luna Park which is closed for the evening to public patrons, for her private celebrations on November 21, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by James Alcock/Fairfax Media)

It had celebrity guests, an outfit change and a picturesque location - but the shindig at Luna Park on Saturday evening wasn't an awards night.

The Goss

The only woman Warnie has ever said no to?

"There's just so much colour about him," Leigh Sales on Shane Warne.

Jenna Clarke   The 7.30 host has waited five years for Warnie to say yes to her.

Modern Family actor Reid Ewing reveals cosmetic surgery agony

Cosmetic surgery nightmare: Reid Ewing.

Sarah Kaplan   Reid Ewing believed cosmetic surgery would be his lifeline.

Michael Clarke reveals baby daughter's name

Kyly and Michael Clarke on October 9.

When Michael Clarke said he was wrapped around the finger of his little princess, he wasn't joking.

No Chance

Sylvia Jeffreys: 'Too difficult' to host with beau Peter Stefanovic

Nine’s Sylvia Jeffreys winning the TV Personality accolade at the Cosmopolitan Fun Fearless Female Women of the Year Awards on Wednesday.

They might be Sydney's hottest breaking news couple, but don't hold your breath for Sylvia Jeffreys and Peter Stefanovic to present alongside each other any time soon.

Fitness guru Kayla Itsines: 'My auntie died of an alcohol overdose'

Kayla Itsines, the social media star with over 3.9 million Instagram followers, at the Cosmopolitan Women of the Year Awards on Wednesday.

Amy Croffey   The 24-year-old social media star with over 3.9 million avid Instagram followers revealed to Fairfax at the Cosmopolitan Women of the Year Awards on Wednesday there's a deeper reason why she stays away from alcohol.

PS: Jupert to grace Sydney with their presence

It was the theatre that did it.

Andrew Hornery   Media mogul and model likely to spend Christmas at Bellevue Hill palazzo.

'He truly was one of a kind'

Eric Robinson, here with wife Patti Mostyn at the 2015 Helpmann Awards, was farewelled on Wednesday.

Andrew Hornery   It was showbiz and rock'n'roll royalty in Port Douglas on Wednesday when the likes of Jimmy Barnes, David Leckie, Michael Coppel✓​ and Philip Jacobsen bid farewell to Eric Robinson.

PS: David Gyngell a stay-at-home dad

Leila McKinnon with baby Gwendolen will remain as a full-time reporter working in the Channel None Sydney newsroom.

Andrew Hornery   Beards, nappies and babies, oh and a bit of surfing?