Jazz patriarch Ellis Marsalis dies at 85
New Orleans jazz patriarch Ellis Marsalis, father of famed musical sons Wynton and Branford, has died aged 85.
JK Rowling says Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, the first book in the series, will be available for free worldwide as an ebook and audiobook.
ABC TV children’s program Bluey, one of Australia’s favourite programs, has won an International Emmy award.
Tenor Placido Domingo is “at home and I feel fine” after he was hospitalised in Mexico with coronavirus.
The Sydney Opera House is going digital with performances, talks and podcasts available online throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bindi Irwin’s nuptials have been held less than 24 hours before weddings were limited to just five guests under stringent government coronavirus regulations.
The coronavirus pandemic has delayed another Hollywood blockbuster, with Wonder Woman 1984 delayed until August.
The theatre world is mourning the death of Tony award-winning playwright Terrence McNally, who has died at 81 from coronavirus complications.
Famed jazz saxophonist Manu Dibango has died from the coronavirus aged 86.
Albert Uderzo, the French comic artist who illustrated the cartoon character Asterix the Gaul, has died at the age of 92.
Opera singer Placido Domingo says he has tested positive for the coronavirus and he and his family are in isolation.
Kenny Rogers has “passed away peacefully at home from natural causes surrounded by his family,“ a representative for the country music singer says.
Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears, a new movie based on the 2015 television series Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, will debut on US streaming service Acorn TV.
Netflix is setting up a $US100 million worldwide fund to help film and television workers hit by stoppage of work due to COVID19.
Greater Shepparton has its first confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. The News understands the person was tested at Goulburn Valley Health. Another person has tested positive for the virus in Gannawarr...
Greater Shepparton has its second confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. Goulburn Valley Health have confirmed that a second person who tested positive for COVID-19 recently returned from overseas.
Greater Shepparton has reported a third confirmed case of COVID-19.
Covid-19 has arrived in Benalla Rural City with two cases confirmed by the Department of Health and Human Services in the last 24 hours. There is no confirmation on where in the district they occurred at this stage. The total number of Covid-19...