Hollywood comedian Zach Galifianakis remembers the excitement he felt when his phone rang and the voice on the other end asked if he wanted to play the ultimate villain, The Joker.
Donald Trump and Rupert Murdoch appear to be buddying up.
Electronic music wunderkind Flume has snared a Grammy, placing him on an esteemed list of past Australian winners of music's top prize including the Bee Gees, Olivia Newton-John, AC/DC and Dame Joan Sutherland.
US President Donald Trump is still talking tough about allies but instead of Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in his sights, he is turning up the heat on Barack Obama for negotiating the Manus Island and Nauru refugee deal.
One of US President Donald Trump's top trade advisers has raised speculation the US will attempt to negotiate a new free trade deal with Australia.
Mel Gibson and Nicole Kidman are among a large contingent of Australians celebrating after the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its nominees for this year's Oscars.