Add to MyYahoo RSS

Barry Humphries News

News about Barry Humphries continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Friday Jul 25 | Slashdot

Australian Government Moving Forward With Anti-Piracy Mandate For ISPs

A secret government discussion paper has been leaked and proposes a system of website blocking and expanded liability for ISPs when it comes to "reasonable steps that can be taken ... to discourage or reduce online copyright infringement."


Sat Jul 19, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Dixie Longate rings up laughs and sales in 'Dixie's Tupperware Party'

Showbiz has been this route before: a man playing a woman who sports a stereotypical regional and class-specific accent, outrageous hair and accessories, and a wit wicked enough to keep the character airborne on continual gusts of laughter.


Related Topix: Household Products, Tupperware, Theater, Arts, Eureka, CA, Glendale, CA, Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Daily Star


JUST when you thought Strictly Come Dancing couldn't get any camper, Dame Edna Everage has become the latest name rumoured to be joining the new series.


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Strictly Come Dancing, Video Games

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Illawarra Mercury

Tim Storrier's ``winning curse'' of Sir Les in this year's Archibald Prize

Tim Storrier with Barry Humphries and the portrait of Sir Les Patterson, which is entered for the 2014 Archibald Prize.


Thu Jul 10, 2014


It's time for the Archies, the art prize we love to hate

The portrait prize that Australians love to love, but much of our "serious" art community loves to hate is back, with the finalists for the $75,000 Archibald Prize announced this morning at the Art Gallery of NSW.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Archibald Packing Room Prize goes to..

The packers have spoken for the 23rd time and this year declared Tim Storrier's portrait of Sir Les Patterson as their favourite entry for the 2014 Archibald Prize.


Thu Jul 03, 2014

Jewish Chronicle

Catching up with the cultural wizards of Oz who came to UK

Howard Jacobson has been telling a joke for a quite some time about his first trip to Australia back in 1964.


Wed Jul 02, 2014


Rolf stripped of highest honour

EXCLUSIVE: Rolf Harris was to have been named Australian of the Year in the UK, but was stripped of the honour days before it was to have been bestowed.