Karl has held a variety of senior editing and writing roles since joining Fairfax Media in 1999. Most recently he was The Age's entertainment editor from 2009-2012. As national film editor, he oversees our film coverage in print and on our digital platforms.
Karl Quinn Urban music festival could be about to topple as royalties company chases debt.
Karl Quinn THE thing that interests Judd Apatow, Hollywood's pre-eminent director (four titles) and producer (40-plus) of a certain type of relationship comedy, is, he says, ''the basic human struggle to not...
Karl Quinn Telstra has bowed to pressure from anti-pornography campaigners and removed salacious content, previously available to stream and/or download for a fee, from its BigPond service.
Karl Quinn A Brazilian musician who has been dead for more than a decade is top of the pops in the United States thanks to Melbourne's Wouter ''Wally'' de Backer, better known as Gotye.
Karl Quinn It's hard to imagine two less likely advocates for the talking cure than Brant Webb and Todd Russell, but the men at the centre of the Beaconsfield goldmine disaster have learnt the hard way the...
Karl Quinn Moomba a rival to Sydney's Mardi Gras or Rio's Carnivale? Surely that's one of the cruellest jokes.
Karl Quinn Joseph Kony's sudden infamy has done wonders to boost its profile, says a Melbourne academic.
Karl Quinn Whether gay or a little-bit-not-gay, Magda Szubanski is welcome back on the cover of The Australian Women's Weekly any time.
Karl Quinn The world's biggest pop star is coming to Australia... and sorry, Madge, we're not talking about you.
Karl Quinn The writer-producer of the most successful Australian movie of 2011 was one of two men killed in a helicopter crash near Nowra on the New South Wales south coast.
Karl Quinn RARMIAN Newton isn't one to look a gift dragon in the mouth, but there was one major downside to landing the biggest part of his short but already impressive career: he couldn't tell anyone.
Karl Quinn There is an episode of United States of Tara in which Toni Collette's split-personality title character reveals her latest ''alter'' - a bespectacled New Yorker named Shoshanna, who just happens to...
Karl Quinn ANDREW BOLT has had many better days, but Pat Eatock hasn't.
Karl Quinn A terrible day for free speech in Australia, or just a terrible day for Andrew Bolt and bad journalism?
Karl Quinn Oscar-nominated actress Carey Mulligan could extend her acquaintance with Australia, adding a science-fiction thriller to the jazz-age feature she's slated to film here.
Karl Quinn A dozen people are crowded around a dining table in Thornbury, staring at 10 kilograms of inedible green olives and waiting for the magic spell that will make them edible.
Karl Quinn Andrew Bolt has been given his own Sunday morning soapbox on Channel Ten.
Karl Quinn Space is at a premium as a record crowd joins in the fabled festival.