In just six days time, I will be getting on a plane to the other side of the world where I intend to lock myself in a room and write about my sex life. In case you missed the news, I recently secured a deal for my first book to be published by Melbourne-based Affirm Press.
Brisbane production house Hoodlum has multi-platform in its DNA. The most recent project to come from the team was Secrets and Lies. I visited the set to find out how the production comes together.
Did you know Australian TV networks rejected the concept for Wilfred when it was initially pitched to them? The series has since gone on to complete four seasons in the US and is about to be remade in Russia. I spoke to one of the producers behind the format and several other Aussie shows getting heat in international markets.
Wearing my Encore hat, I spent two days on the Gold Coast behind the scenes of Big Brother. I spoke to the crew about how this year’s series came together and what happens to them when it wraps.
This week something pretty crazy happened. I got a book deal.
I spoke to The Great Gatsby director Baz Luhrmann about making the film and dealing with criticism.
Brooke has been a guest on multiple TV programs. Here is her showreel.
I was a late comer to the phenomenon of multi-day music festivals and so I put together this guide for my fellow uninitiated.
During 2010 and 2011 I quietly worked on a little side project called Generation L. Having worked in online video for several years, I know the quest to “go viral” can be a challenging one.
Hi. I’m Brooke Hemphill, a Sydney based writer, presenter and producer. You may remember me from such newspapers as the Sydney Morning Herald where I wrote Table for Eight, a weekly dating feature. Or perhaps you recall Sexperts, the online Fairfax Digital series I presented. These days I’m working with the good people of mUmBRELLA where I’m the editor of …