A razor gang at the Auckland Council led to yesterday's announcement that the city's libraries are cutting 74 members of staff. Former Auckland librarian Ethan Sills reports.
Wonder Woman is the latest and biggest star of Marvel and DC’s quest to appear as diverse as possible in an attempt at drawing in readers. But as Ethan Sills discusses, their superficial efforts leave a lot to be desired.
TVNZ's Terry Teo remake is a return to form for New Zealand family programming, says Ethan Sills, and a shining example of what our local television should be. What will it take for the rest of the industry to take note?
Ethan Sills makes a case for how NZ on Air can rectify some of its past woes: let the public be more involved in choosing what shows get funding.
A police drama set in a West Yorkshire village may not sound like a must-watch, but Ethan Sills finds that Happy Valley is a surprisingly tense and graphic thriller that packs an emotional punch.
In its annual tradition of blowing something up, Neighbours based a whole week around the destruction of their cursed hotel. Ethan Sills sat through five nights of deaths, shock returns and a whole lot of dust.
February 27 marks the 20th anniversary of the first Pokémon games ever to be released. Mega-fan Ethan Sills looks back at how a collection of outlandish Japanese creatures became a worldwide phenomenon.
Neighbours turned 30 this year with the same soapy melodrama and sense of humour that have been the show's hallmarks since 1985. Ethan Sills wouldn't have it any other way.