It's been a topsy turvy year in entertainment, judging by the biggest stories that have dominated headlines at the NZ Herald this year.

Among our most popular entertainment stories clicked on over the past 12 months was Jack Tame's controversial interview with Jacinda Ardern.

Conducted shortly after Ardern had met American President Donald Trump in November, Tame had just one question for her: Did Trump confuse her for Justin Trudeau's wife?

He couldn't let it go, hammering Ardern for several awkward, excruciating minutes.


Read exactly how it all played out here.

But the story wasn't done and dusted there, with Tame's Breakfast co-hosts later mocking his aggressive interview style.

Read more: Breakfast team hilariously mock 'Angry Jack'