Posts tagged "meryl streep"

Comedians Create ‘Deleted Scene’ In ‘Suffragette’ To Highlight Racial Issues In Film

Despite the period film Suffragette starring Meryl Streep getting a lot of praise from mainstream media, it has come under scrutiny by many women of color due to serious blind…

Katrin Higher | November 8, 2015 - 11:00 am

C’mon, White Women: You Don’t Get To Be Rhetorical Slaves

Sincerely, the descendents of actual slaves. …

Carol H. Hood | October 6, 2015 - 2:30 pm

The Soapbox: If Meryl Streep Isn’t A Feminist, Fine — I’m Not Either

When asked if she was a feminist, Meryl Streep responded, “I am a humanist, I am for nice easy balance.” Oh, lord, here come the internet masses, sniffing for humanist-not-feminist

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 1, 2015 - 1:00 pm

The First “Suffragette” Trailer Is Here

A trailer has arrived for “Suffragette,” a film starring Meryl Streep, Helena Bonham Carter and Carey Mulligan as bold feminists fighting for the right to vote in 1912 London. The doesn’t come out…

Claire Hannum | June 4, 2015 - 9:10 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

Watch Meryl Streep’s Cut Original Song From “Into The Woods”

An original song was written for Meryl Streep to sing in the film adaptation of “Into the Woods” about her love-hate feelings toward Rapunzel, but it was cut before the film…

Claire Hannum | February 27, 2015 - 3:00 pm

The First “Into The Woods” Trailer Has Arrived

The first trailer for “Into The Woods” is here, and it gives us pretty much nothing to work with. There’s no singing, which is a little odd considering that this…

Claire Hannum | July 31, 2014 - 6:11 pm

Big Screen Breakout Roles: 17 A-Listers & The Movies That Put Them On The Map

Before stars were stars, they had to climb the Hollywood ladder just like everybody else. They starred in small television guest spots and low-budget films to kickstart their careers, but…

Katie Oldenburg | June 20, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Meryl Streep To Play Jackie O’s Love Rival Maria Callas In HBO Film

Meryl Streep will play opera singer Maria Callas, who was dumped by Aristotle Onassis for Jackie Kennedy, in an HBO film version of the play “Master Class.” [Page Six]…

Jessica Wakeman | June 18, 2014 - 10:30 am

“The Giver” Trailer Is Out & It’s Kinda Underwhelming

I’ve been waiting for Lois Lowry’s YA novel The Giver to be made into a movie ever since I was a kid reading the book 100 times. It’s not until…

Jessica Wakeman | March 19, 2014 - 11:40 am

Watch Vanessa Hudgens Fangirl Over Meeting Meryl Streep

When Vanessa Hudgens made an appearance on “Ellen,” she ran into Meryl Streep backstage. From the sounds of it, she reacted exactly like I would have — by squealing and…

Claire Hannum | January 25, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Meryl Streep Reads A Traffic Report As A Woman In Labor

Meryl Streep is probably the greatest actress we’ve ever known. She can play any character thrown at her. Hell, just listening to her speak could make even the most mundane…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 19, 2014 - 10:00 am

Disney Family Is Mad At Meryl Streep For Pointing Out That Walt Disney Was A Bigot

Queen Forever And High Priestress Of The Universe Meryl Streep has pissed off some people. Some powerful people. You see, Meryl Streep is on Walt Disney family’s bad side about…

Jessica Wakeman | January 9, 2014 - 2:40 pm

The Thought Of Jack Nicholson And Meryl Streep Having Wild Sex Is Making My Brain Bleed

According to a new biography about Jack Nicholson, he and Meryl Streep had wild sex in Jack’s Winnebago on the set of “Ironweed.”

The two would allegedly emerge…

Ami Angelowicz | October 29, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Meryl Streep Joins “The Giver”

Meryl Streep is joining “The Giver” — she’ll play the chief elder in the Lois Lowry young adult novel that’s finally headed to the big screen. Her Meryl-ness will…

Jessica Wakeman | August 7, 2013 - 10:20 am

Meryl Streep & Others Remember Margaret Thatcher

“Margaret Thatcher was a pioneer, willingly or unwillingly, for the role of women in politics. Her hard-nosed fiscal measures took a toll on the poor, and her hands-off approach to financial…

Jessica Wakeman | April 8, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Jennifer Lawrence Explains Her “I Beat Meryl” Golden Globes Acceptance Speech

Poor Jennifer Lawrence. She wins a Golden Globe for her performance in “Silver Linings Playbook” and yet all anyone can talk about is how she “dissed” Meryl Streep in her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 16, 2013 - 2:20 pm

Meryl Streep Sings About Eating Alice’s Mushrooms

While singing about “Eating Mushrooms,” Meryl Streep sure knows how to act out the trippy state of Wonderland in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of Elizabeth Swados’ musical adaptation…

Daley Quinn | November 14, 2012 - 10:40 am
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