Powerhouse Perth Ninja Warrior couple steel themselves for grand final challenge

August 10th, 2020

Western Australia’s powerhouse Ninja Warrior couple Olivia Vivian and Ben Polson have fought their way to the grand final of this year’s season, taking on new challenges – and each other – in their quest to be crowned the nation’s best.

From the Archives, 1979: Brooke Shields, a leading lady at 14

August 9th, 2020

She was a teenage superstar with a string of controversial roles behind her. The Herald took Brooke Shields and her mother Teri for a harbourside lunch at Watsons Bay.

‘Quality is fantastic’: Netflix reveals $110m spend on Australian children’s shows

August 9th, 2020

The normally-secretive streaming giant insists it needs no encouragement to make local programs for young viewers.

No laptop, tablet or TV screen can replace cinema’s collective thrill

August 9th, 2020

It’s tricky to be truly immersed when you’re watching Parasite over the ironing.

New crime-writing award aims to feed reader appetite

August 9th, 2020

“I feel like we are riding a really big wave that is only going to get bigger,” says publisher Jane Palfreyman.

What’s on TV: Friday, August 14

August 9th, 2020

This serious documentary offers scant hope for the inspiring orgy enthusiast.

What’s on TV: Saturday, August 15

August 9th, 2020

This series explores the question of who deserves the credit for the world conquest of Marvel.

What’s on TV: Sunday, August 16

August 9th, 2020

It’s a minor gimmick, with the aim of inspiring tribalist attachment to the competitors.

Unfinished film granted zany finish

August 9th, 2020

MIFF review: The Tango Of The Widower And Its Distorting Mirror

Unfinished film granted zany finish

August 9th, 2020

MIFF review: The Tango Of The Widower And Its Distorting Mirror