Posts tagged "emma thompson"

#Problematic: Taylor Swift’s Dreams Of Africa, Kelly Osbourne’s #SquadGoals, Emma Thompson’s Feminism & Janet Jackson’s Return!

Happy lead into Labor Day, guys, a holiday in keeping with American tradition in that most of us have no idea what it’s for, but we’ll definitely be drunk on…

Chloe Stillwell | September 4, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Emma Thompson On Sexism In Hollywood: “I Still Think It’s Complete Shit”

She’s been in the business for over 25 years, and, according to her, the situation hasn’t gotten any better. …

Megan Reynolds | July 21, 2015 - 4:35 pm

Emma Thompson Weighs In On Balancing Work With Motherhood: “You Don’t Need It All At Once”

“You can’t be a great mum and keep working all the time. … I wanted to spend more time with my family. A year off was my birthday present to myself.

Jessica Wakeman | May 27, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Emma Thompson Has A Really Funny Joke About Yeast Infections

“There was one standup routine I used to do about thrush or candida [yeast infections]. I used to do a lot about sexually transmitted diseases. I don’t know about now…

Jessica Wakeman | May 22, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Emma Thompson: “I’ve Always Been A Card-Carrying Feminist”

 “It seems young actresses are under pressure to look a particular way. They look the same, that’s the thing. And they’re all being photoshopped in adverts for all sorts of…

Jessica Wakeman | November 25, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Quotable: Emma Thompson Says Audrey Hepburn “Can’t Act”

“I find Audrey Hepburn fantastically twee. Twee is whimsy without wit. It’s mimsy-mumsy sweetness without any kind of bite. And that’s not for me. She can’t sing and she can’t…

Jessica Wakeman | August 9, 2010 - 11:20 am

Today’s Lady News: Is Emma Thompson Finally Off Team Polanski?

Emma Thompson initially signed a petition calling for Roman Polanski’s freedom, but has she had a change of heart? A reader at the blog Shakesville may have convinced her to…

Jessica Wakeman | November 4, 2009 - 9:45 pm