The boy with the state-house upbringing who became a makeup artist and gossip columnist to the stars has worked for 40 years in the entertainment industry and has no plans to retire. ‘People who retire don’t like their work. I love my work.’ He lives in Auckland with his partner of 20 years
What place has gossip in our media and society? Is it like expensive vices – best consumed rarely and only in small doses?
I’ve always believed gossip is like raw fish – it becomes less valuable with age. I’m happy to say that the public has a voracious appetite for celebrity gossip. But I truly believe that gossip, whether celebrity or not, is the oil of all human society. Read More