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Why James Packer is giving ex-wife Jodhi Meares a lift

Jenna Clarke 5:56 PM   When it comes to the game of love, James Packer is a high roller.

AC/DC drama

Phil Rudd denies breaking home detention in New Zealand

Beat it: Drummer Phil Rudd.

Andrew Campbell 10:20 AM   The former AC/DC drummer has pleaded not guilty to breaking his home detention conditions.

Macho men

The Village People's Indian and cowboy reportedly at war

The original Village People (L-R) Randy Jones (the cowboy); David Hodo (the construction worker); Felipe Rose (the American Indian); Victor Willis (the cop); Glenn Hughes (the leatherman) and Alexander Briley (the G.I.)

Jake Cleland 10:08 AM   There are claims trouble has broken out in The Village.

Supermodel ridiculed for secret boob job

Gisele Bundchen has attracted stinging crticism for wearing a burqa during a visit to a plastic surgery clinic.

9:51 AM   Supermodel Gisele Bundchen has become the source of ridicule to her fellow Brazilians for an apparent boob job.

Deep-sea Duchess gets serious about scuba

Britain's Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge and their newborn baby princess, pose for the media as they leave St. Mary's Hospital's exclusive Lindo Wing, London, Saturday, May 2, 2015.  Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to a baby girl on Saturday morning.   (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Gordon Rayner 9:45 AM   They are famously competitive when it comes to sport, and now the Duchess of Cambridge has ensured that she will never be left behind when her husband goes diving - she has passed an advanced scuba course.

Who ya gonna call?

All female Ghostbusters hospital visit marred by trolls

The Ghostbusters cast posing with Tufts Medical Center patients.

Jake Cleland 8:41 AM   Some lucky patients at a medical centre in Boston got a surprise visit from New York's finest: the Ghostbusters.

Drop It Like It's Hot

Snoop Dogg stopped at Italy airport

Never out of the legal storm for long, rapper Snoop Dogg has been stopped an Italian airport by police.

7:36 AM   Italian police have stopped Snoop Dogg for trying to board a plane with over $575,900 in undeclared cash.

The reason why no interviewers are asking Tom Cruise about Scientology

Tom Cruise is doing the press rounds for Mission Impossible.

Emily Yahr   It's one of the risks of being a celebrity: Something controversial is going on in your personal life, but it's right around when your new movie premieres. So you are contractually obligated to be interviewed on television.

Bobby Brown's sister walks out of Bobbi Kristina Brown's memorial service

Whitney Houston, left, and daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown in 2011

Mike Boehm   Longstanding discord between the families of star singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown erupted again on Saturday to mar the memorial service for their daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Goss

The Goss: How Eva Longoria saw another opportunity in controversy

Jenna Clarke dinkus

Jenna Clarke   One thing is for sure, Eva Longoria is not short-sighted when it comes to business.

Judge dismisses suit seeking Kurt Cobain death-scene photos

Kurt Cobain, Courtney Love and baby Frances Bean attending the 1993 MTV Music Video Awards in Los Angeles.

Sami Edge   A judge has dismissed a lawsuit by a man who had sued for the release of graphic photos and other police records from the 1994 death of Kurt Cobain.

Lunch with Michelle Bridges

Lunch with Michelle Bridges at Fratelli Paradiso in Potts Point.
21st July 2015
Photo: Steven Siewert

Mark Dapin   High-profile fitness trainer Michelle Bridges opens up about "fat-shaming", being bullied at school and the paparazzi. Just don't call her a celebrity.

Brandis finds little love at theatre's night of nights

George Brandis

Michael Koziol   Arts Minister George Brandis copped a few barbs over arts funding at the Helpmann Awards at Sydney's Capitol Theatre.

Australian Idol loses licence for 6 months

Kate DeAraugo.

Melissa Meehan   Former Australian Idol winner Kate DeAraugo has been banned from driving for six months and fined $300 for driving under the influence drugs.

Private Sydney briefs

Azealia Banks.

Michael Koziol   Private Sydney briefs August 1

Guy Ritchie weds again

Guy Ritchie and Jacqui Ainsley attend the closing night Gala screening of <i>Fury</i> during the 58th BFI London Film Festival.

Mary Ward   The filmmaker has married model Jacqui Ainsley in a ceremony at his English home.

Khloe Kardashian still calls Caitlyn Bruce

Khloe Kardashian.

Khloe Kardashian has revealed that she and her sisters still call Caitlyn Jenner by the name of Bruce and that her transition from male to female was hard on the reality TV family.

J-Law and A-Schum spotted hanging out

Amy Schumer has shared a picture of herself jet-skiing with Jennifer Lawrence.

Mary Ward   Look's like Taylor Swift's girl gang has some competition.

'I was paternal': Woody Allen on why Soon Yi fell for him

'Lucked out': Soon-Yi Previn and Woody Allen.

Woody Allen has opened up about his controversial relationship with Soon-Yi Previn.

Gibson back after a decade with WW2 drama

Australian actor Mel Gibson.

Michael Koziol   Mel Gibson has been on the outer around Hollywood for the past decade or so, largely because of his drunken, anti-Semitic outbursts. But here he was at a media conference on Thursday to announce his new film.