Posts tagged "the runaways"

Jackie Fox Responds To Chrissie Hynde’s Victim-Blaming Rape Comments

Another rock goddess has fallen from the feminist pedestal she probably should never have been on to begin with. In an interview with the UK’s Sunday Times a few day…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 2, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Jackie Fuchs Says Her Alleged Rape Was “Traumatic For Everyone,” While Joan Jett And Cherie Currie Deny Being Present

Last week, the Huffington Post published an exclusive profile of Jackie Fuchs, aka Jackie Fox, bassist for the ’70s girl band, the Runaways, in which she alleges that she was brutally raped

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 13, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Jackie Fox Of The Runaways Comes Forward About Being Raped By Band Manager Kim Fowley

Huffington Post’s online magazine Highline has got a brutal must-read by Jason Cherkis about Jackie Fuchs aka Jackie Fox, former bass player for ’70s girl band The Runaways, who describes, for the first time,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 9, 2015 - 12:50 pm

And The Prize Goes To … The Best Runaway Story

Last week, we asked you to share your experiences with running away. Wow, some of you really provided your families (and us) with some laughs as kids and teens, but…

Annika Harris | April 16, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Win This! “The Runaways” & Make Up For Ever Prize Pack

You might not have realized this, but “The Runaways” didn’t open in theaters across the nation until today. No worries, though, because the film is as good as the months-long…

Annika Harris | April 9, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Trailer Park: “The Bounty Hunter,” “Greenberg,” “The Runaways”

This Sunday is the first day of spring and, thanks to daylight savings, there are at least two more hours in your day. And what are you going to do…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 19, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Jimmy Fallon Asks Dakota Fanning About “Steamy” Scenes With Kristen Stewart

Dakota Fanning appeared on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon” last night. She’s totally cute. He’s kind of icky.

While chatting about her new movie “The Runaways,”…

Jessica Wakeman | March 18, 2010 - 12:50 pm

The Inspiration Board: “The Runaways”

We’re kinda freaking out about Dakota Fanning and Kristen Stewart’s crazy-good performances in the new movie “The Runaways.” We have a feeling the ’70s will be coming back in force…

Leonora Epstein | March 16, 2010 - 5:50 pm

“The Runaways” Is Going To Be The Hotness

I really love a biopic, even when I’m not aware of the subject’s backstory beforehand. So I’ve marked my calendar, making March 19 the day of “The Runaways.”…

Annika Harris | February 25, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Double Vision At The Premiere Of “The Runaways”

Over the weekend, “The Runaways” premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Joan Jett and Cherie Currie joined their Hollywood versions, Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning, on the red carpet. And…

Kate Torgovnick/ | January 27, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Kristen Stewart’s Mullet Comes To Life In “The Runaways” Teaser Trailer

We’ve already seen Kristen Stewart’s mullet haircut and Dakota Fanning’s blood-covered leg from the movie, but now the first trailer for “The Runaways,” the film about the 1970s…

Catherine Strawn | December 17, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Joan Jett Bonds With KStew, Plus Other Actors Who’ve Met Those They’ve Portrayed

See, you knew there had to be an explanation for the haircut. Kristen Stewart has been spending a lot of time with Joan Jett, who she’s portraying in the upcoming…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 27, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Quotable: Dakota Fanning On Her Steamy Girl-On-Girl Kiss

“It was passionate. We’re playing Joan Jett and Cherie Curie and they’re best friends in the film and became really close in real life. And that’s something that went down…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 19, 2009 - 12:10 pm

Quick Pic: Bella’s Not Lookin’ So Beautiful

That’s because Kristen Stewart has ditched the pretty long locks for an ’80s shag — she’s playing Joan Jett in “The Runaways” biopic. [Los Angeles, CA, 6/11/09]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 11, 2009 - 6:45 pm