Posts tagged "hollywood"

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

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

Bronwyn Isaac | February 10, 2016 - 4:30 pm

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…

Bronwyn Isaac | February 5, 2016 - 3:30 pm

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

Katrin Higher | January 31, 2016 - 3:30 pm

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 26, 2016 - 3:30 pm

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,…

Katrin Higher | January 16, 2016 - 1:00 pm

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?

Alicia Swiz | January 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm

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:…

Newser | January 8, 2016 - 11:30 am

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.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Aziz Ansari And “Master Of None” Emphasize The Importance Of Diversity

Diversity matters, but saying so isn’t enough — it’s time to do the work.

Megan Reynolds | November 11, 2015 - 12:45 pm

Watch: Amy Schumer Crushes As SNL Host

Last night Schumer made her SNL hosting debut and managed to skewer the right things as much as she could: The ‘plastic’ Kardashians, attacks on Planned Parenthood, our out of…

Katrin Higher | October 11, 2015 - 11:00 am

Salma Hayek Talks Her New Film “The Prophet,” Studio Discrimination

In a recent interview, Salma Hayek sat down and laid out her thoughts on her new animated adaptation of Kahlil Gibran’s ‘The Prophet” , which opens today. As expressed in the…

Bronwyn Isaac | August 7, 2015 - 4:00 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

Rose McGowan Was Fired By Her Agent For Calling Out Hollywood Sexism

“Charmed” actress Rose McGowan was fired by her acting agent last night after speaking out against Hollywood sexism. While there has been no official word from her agent, it’s safe…

Megan Reynolds | June 25, 2015 - 10:50 am

Meryl Streep Funds A New Lab For Women Screenwriters Over 40

She’s really the best.

Megan Reynolds | April 20, 2015 - 1:40 pm

What To Watch Tonight: HBO Documentary “Going Clear”

If you’re anything like me, you are completely obsessed with any show, movie or documentary about creepy cults and religions. If you are in a cult right now, I’m so…

Katrin Higher | March 29, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Watch Nikki DeLoach of “Awkward” And “Talk Nerdy” Host Cara Santa Maria Talk About Sexism In Hollywood

Nikki DeLoach, who plays Lacey on MTV’s “Awkward,” and Cara Santa Maria of the podcast “Talk Nerdy” paid a visit to “The Rubin Report” to talk about sexism in Hollywood.

Claire Hannum | August 12, 2014 - 6:30 pm

A (Secret) Oscar Voter Shares What Goes On Behind The Scenes

I haven’t put much stock in the Academy Awards since Michael Fassbender didn’t even get nominated for “Shame.” (Yes, I’m still mad about it.) But some people live and die…

Jessica Wakeman | February 22, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Amy Poehler Compares Hollywood To A Bad Boyfriend, Feminism To A Car

“Power sometimes comes down to knowing the vocabulary, figuring out how the system works and how to work within it. You need to believe that you deserve to be in…

Ami Angelowicz | January 31, 2014 - 12:30 pm
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