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Robin Wright Demanded To Be Paid The Same As Kevin Spacey For ‘House of Cards’ Because She’s Actually Claire Underwood

“I was like, ‘You better pay me or I’m going to go public.’ And they did.” More »


#StarringJohnCho And #StarringConstanceWu Challenges The Invisibility Of Asian Actors In Hollywood

The campaign is about much more than imagining how much better existing movies would be if John Cho stood in for White Guy Actor #57234. It’s questioning the practice of never casting Asian men as leads by creating situations where he becomes the face of multimillion-dollar movies. More »


The Other Sexist Double Standard In Hollywood No One’s Talking About: NC-17 Ratings

Gratuitous violence or blowjobs? PG-13/R. Girls receiving head? NC-17. More »


Captain America Just Made These Amazing Points About the Gender Wage Gap

Chris Evans, aka Captain America, called the wage gap “ubiquitous,” proving himself a true hero, indeed. More »


Actress Jodie Foster Made Amazing Points About Rape Scenes

Males writers are overusing rape as a trope for female characters, and Jodie Foster isn’t having it. More »


George Takei Called Out Racism In Hollywood Casting for Asian Actors & Didn’t Hold Back

“We can’t keep pretending there isn’t something deeper at work here.” More »


20th Century Fox Announces Slate Of Upcoming Films Featuring Zero Female Directors

In other really awesome news for women in Hollywood, 20th Century Fox announced their upcoming slate of films for 2016 and 2017 at CinemaCon, the annual convention for The National Association of Theater Owners. And, in a twist that feels bad but is somehow expected, none of the movies on offer are directed by women. More »


A Man Built A Horrifying Robot That Looks Like Scarlett Johansson

The eery robotic clone of Johansson is able to respond to a programmed set of verbal prompts, as well as make lifelike facial expressions while she says things like, “Hehe, thank you for calling me beautiful!” More »


Laugh/Cry As Women Read Terrible Casting Calls For Female Roles

“Her best feature is her cleavage”? GTFO. More »


Amy Adams On ‘American Hustle’: I Knew I Was Being Paid Less But Still Agreed To Do It

Unlike J-Law, who was unaware that the movie was paying her less than her male co-stars until the deal was sealed, Adams went into the project fully aware and made the express decision to leave it be. More »


Hollywood Diversity Study Shows An “Inclusion Crisis” In Film And TV

A study from USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism gave failing grades on measures of diversity for all of the major film studios, and only barely-passing grades on diversity in television to Amazon, Hulu, Disney, and the CW.

The study looked at 11,306 speaking roles in 414 films and television series, andMore »


A Film Producer Is Tweeting Painful Descriptions Of Women From Movie Scripts

“Most days she wears jeans, and she makes them look good.” More »


Study: Women Are Getting More Leads In Film, But Alas, They Are Mostly White

Great-ish news, we guess. More »


Dear James Franco: Why Not Let Zola Tell Her Own Story?

It’s hard to think of a more obvious example of erasure than literally lifting a woman’s story for your project, naming the project Zola Tells All, then proceeding to collaborate on the script with a handful of other white men. More »


Diversity Of SAG Award Winners Emphasizes Oscar’s Missives

The 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards showed us all that diversity can and does win. During a time when this years Oscars nominations have caused a nationwide discussion on their lack of diversity in nominees – causing the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag to go viral, the SAG Award wins from Saturday night proves that it is possible… More »


Charlie Hunnam Is A Hunk, Should Still Not Be Playing A Mexican-American Drug Lord

Y’all know how much I love Charlie Hunnam. I thirsted like I have never thirsted before while watching “Sons of Anarchy,” transfixed especially by his many bare-assed sex scenes. When “SOA” came to an end, I vowed to follow Charlie’s career wherever it went, to see every film that brought his gorgeous, blond visage to the big… More »


Will Forte Has Half-Shaved His Face & Head And It Is Bonkers

Will Forte was seen partying at the Fox All-Stars party in Pasadena, California sporting a very interesting look.

Another of his male co-stars was sporting the same look, but it did not manage to raise as many (in tact) eyebrows as Forte’s!

Not exactly sure why they both decided… More »


The Soapbox: Casting Women In “Male Roles” Won’t End Sexism In Hollywood

Instead of making James Bond a woman, why not just make a new movie about a female spy that could be just as iconic? More »


Quentin Tarantino Leaves Rude Message in Theater Footprints

Quentin Tarantino’s handprints, footprints, and autograph will soon be immortalized on the sidewalk outside Hollywood’s iconic Chinese Theatre along with dozens of other stars. But Tarantino’s are a bit different: As TMZ reports, during his print ceremony Tuesday, the director was wearing replicas of the shoes Uma Thurman’s character wore in Kill Bill. Read more onMore »


Jennifer Lawrence Slated To Direct Upcoming Comedy “Project Delirium”

With an impressive amount of hit films under her belt and time navigating the industry, she feels now is the ideal time to start embarking on her directing path. More »


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