I Am Starstruck celebrates its 7th birthday

Today marks the 7th birthday of I Am Starstruck, and before we begin partying like it’s our birthday, I have a special announcement. This year the I Am Starstruck network will be expanding. The past 7 years don’t just represent my collection of fun, thought-provoking and entertaining blog posts, but also a period of my…

Waleed Aly calls for ‘infusion of newsrooms and on-air talent’ to allow more cultural diversity in media

A year-and-a-half after he famously won the coveted Gold Logie, Waleed Aly says he’s still misunderstood about his accompanying acceptance speech that advocated cultural diversity in Australian media. Speaking at the launch of not-for-profit organisation Media Diversity Australia in Sydney on Monday night, the 39-year-old The Project host said “the point [of the speech] wasn’t…

Merry Christmas from I Am Starstruck

What do you love most about the festive season? Is it the abundance of acceptable excuses you have for retail therapy (ahem, did someone say Kris Kringle)? Or perhaps the carols, decorations, lights and sugary goodness of candy canes fill you with Christmas cheer? Are you one of those people (you’re lying if you’re not)…