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SAMANTHA HAYES ‘My life feels complete’ • Introducing her delightful daughter, Newshub presenter Samantha Hayes reveals to Sophie Neville why this baby is so different and opens up about a terrifying hospital dash.
Royal insider • Behind Palace gates with Juliet Rieden
Nicole Kidman • Oscar buzz is humming for Nicole Kidman’s brilliant portrayal of comedienne Lucille Ball. In a candid interview as Nic returns to our shores with her family, she reveals why this was such a tough and special role, the magic that fuels her marriage and how protecting her daughters is her top priority.
GAME, SET & MATCH • In 1922, the Australian Open hosted its first women’s championship. It was the beginning of an epic contest that would take women from the back courts to the Grand Slam, and pave the way for the superstars of modern tennis.
Escaping the Chrysanthemum cage • Meet Mako Komuro, the Japanese princess who created a storm of controversy when she sacrificed her ties to family, wealth and title to marry the man she loves.
REB FOUNTAIN ‘Without music, I wouldn’t be here’ • The celebrated singer-songwriter reveals how her craft has got her through tragedy and why it’s not about fame or money.
FOOD or SEX? • Actor Stanley Tucci’s lockdown videos and Emmy-winning food show turned him into a hot, midlife crush. Now he’s written a memoir about cooking, love and loss.
WOMEN AT THE COALFACE • In the wake of harassment claims and a parliamentary inquiry, The Weekly meets four women stepping boldly into what they hope will be a new era in Australian mining.
Rita Moreno My WEST SIDE STORY • As West Side Story gets a reboot, Tinseltown legend Rita Moreno reflects on both her early years in Hollywood and the movie that would end up changing her life.
Who really killed Mary, Queen of Scots? • History has pitched them as bitter rivals, but a thrilling new letter written by Elizabeth I in 1584 for the cousin she later executed changes everything we think we know about these two powerful queens.
The MONTH us meat • When the Man of the House does dinner, it’s a timely reminder of the importance of starting afresh.
your star for 2022 • The Weekly’s astrologist, Lilith Roch a, is here to help you navigate the year ahead as she decodes what’s in store for your astrological sign in 2022.
The Good life • The Weekly’s January guide to fashion, food, beauty, homes and health
On holiday • Keep your cool this summer by choosing flowing silhouettes in natural fibres. Just add a sun hat and swimsuit for extra ease in and out of the water.
Local HEROES • Show your skin some love with an all-new line-up of goodies that celebrate the finest Kiwi formulas
Good intentions • Resolutions rarely become reality, and yet we continue to make them. The good news, however, is that there’s another way – and it makes them far more likely to stick.
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