When it comes to handing out Oscars, should the off screen behaviour of the likely recipient count a little, a lot or not at all?
Ron Cerabona The actress played the grim-faced daughter of The Addams Family before she could even read.
Michael Idato Past winner Donald Trump still hasn't collected his Razzie Award, for a B-movie cameo in 1991.
Debbie Cuthbertson Jamie Morton thought he was the target of an elaborate prank when he got a message asking him to perform in Australia.
Garry Maddox There are good news stories all over the place and the chance of two or three wins at the Academy Awards.
Karl Quinn For more than a decade Brad Pitt has been carefully building a plan B, as a producer. It looks to be paying off big time.
Michael Idato Our job is becoming other people, taking on another life, says the 76-year-old star of Star Trek and The X-Men.
Rob Moran Here's some news that might make you quit your job.
Louise Hall Hit TV mini-series House of Hancock will not be broadcast or streamed again after Channel 9 made a grovelling apology for its portrayal of mining magnate Gina Rinehart and her family.
Rob Moran Just like TV, it seems the future of cinema is streaming.
A Forster family is pleading for the return of a collection of World War II medals.
Look back at the week that was up and down the Mid North Coast ....
Got weekend plans? Here's some ideas around the MidCoast region
See all the action at the Battle of the boats at Pacific Palms from 2011 to 2015
Crash Investigation Unit officers are investigating a fatality at Smiths Lake.
The water safety support operations group has been a staple part of Surf Live Saving across the region.
MidCoast Council working towards and clear and effective draft NSW Coastal Reforms.