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Are Actresses & Female Directors Modern-Day Suffragettes For Women In Hollywood?

Are Actresses & Female Directors Modern-Day Suffragettes For Women In Hollywood?

Patricia Arquette talked about wage equality in her 2015 Oscars speech. Jennifer Lawrence expanded on how she was paid less than her male co-stars in ‘American Hustle’. Sandra Bullock has […]

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‘Twilight’ Dir. Catherine Hardwicke On The BS Female Directors In Hollywood Deal With

‘Twilight’ Dir. Catherine Hardwicke On The BS Female Directors In Hollywood Deal With

You know her by the films she has directed, the first ‘Twilight’ installment, ’13’, and her recent feel-good holiday flick ‘Miss You Already’ starring Toni Collette and Drew Barrymore. But […]

Celebrities

Reese Witherspoon: “Films With Women At The Center Are Not A Public Service Project”

Reese Witherspoon: “Films With Women At The Center Are Not A Public Service Project”

Reese Witherspoon was recently honored by Glamour Magazine as one of their Women Of The Year in an annual celebration of women who break barriers, blaze trails and create change […]

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Forget Bradley Cooper, Director Guillermo Del Toro Is Already Fighting The Wage Gap In Hollywood

Forget Bradley Cooper, Director Guillermo Del Toro Is Already Fighting The Wage Gap In Hollywood

We are well aware there are plenty of people who go around denying the wage gap exists, but with the scandalous Sony Leaks of 2014 which revealed significant pay disparity […]

Celebrities

Jennifer Lawrence Breaks Her Silence About The Wage Gape & Those Sony Leaks

Jennifer Lawrence Breaks Her Silence About The Wage Gape & Those Sony Leaks

It’s been widely talked about since the Sony Leaks happened in the fall of 2014. One of the biggest issues exposed in Hollywood, which many already had strong suspicions about, […]

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The EEOC Joins The Investigation Into Hollywood’s Discrimination Toward Female Directors

The EEOC Joins The Investigation Into Hollywood’s Discrimination Toward Female Directors

Back in May this year, the American Civil Liberties Union launched what we think is going to be the most important investigation in Hollywood. After years of noise being made […]

Celebrities

Priyanka Chopra Shares Her Thoughts On Diversity, Racial Identity & Feminism

Priyanka Chopra Shares Her Thoughts On Diversity, Racial Identity & Feminism

By now you are familiar with this stunning face. Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has been inching her way toward Hollywood over the past few years and has now landed in […]

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Amazon Are Leading The Way On Gender Equality In Television With Their New Shows

Amazon Are Leading The Way On Gender Equality In Television With Their New Shows

We post a lot about the barriers women face in Hollywood, whether it be in film or TV, and whether behind or in front of the camera. The main message […]

Celebrities

Meryl Streep & Carey Mulligan On The ‘Suffragette’ Existence Of Women In Hollywood

Meryl Streep & Carey Mulligan On The ‘Suffragette’ Existence Of Women In Hollywood

We are only a few weeks away from the ‘Suffragette’ release here in the US, and we could not be more excited. This movie, based on the real life struggle […]

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NBC Universal Exec Bonnie Hammer Puts The Smackdown On Hollywood’s Treatment Of Older Women

NBC Universal Exec Bonnie Hammer Puts The Smackdown On Hollywood’s Treatment Of Older Women

Meet Bonnie Hammer. She is the chairperson of NBC Universal Cable Entertainment Group, where she oversees ten networks including USA, Syfy, E! Entertainment and Bravo, as well as two Hollywood […]

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Elizabeth Banks On How Boredom & Sexism Led Her From Acting To Directing

Elizabeth Banks On How Boredom & Sexism Led Her From Acting To Directing

You know her face and her name. You are also probably well familiar with Elizabeth Banks’ talent on screen in the many roles she has played over the years. More […]

Working Women

‘Fresh Off The Boat’ Writer Camilla Blackett On Being A Woman In A Male-Dominated Industry

‘Fresh Off The Boat’ Writer Camilla Blackett On Being A Woman In A Male-Dominated Industry

It’s no secret that there is a dominance of male presence in Hollywood behind the scenes in key areas. In film, TV and digital media, men make up the majority […]

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Is Hollywood About To Reach A Tipping Point For Female Directors?

Is Hollywood About To Reach A Tipping Point For Female Directors?

Let’s put it this way: if you are sick of us constantly talking about Hollywood’s gender problem behind the scenes, especially in the directing department, we’d like to point out […]

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How Directing ‘House Of Cards’ Made Robin Wright Recognize Hollywood’s Gender Problem

How Directing ‘House Of Cards’ Made Robin Wright Recognize Hollywood’s Gender Problem

She plays one of the iciest, calculating and dangerous characters on TV, but actress Robin Wright’s Claire Underwood on ‘House of Cards’ couldn’t be further from who this bombshell is […]

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Is More Male Nudity The Answer To Sexist Hollywood Double Standards? Or Does It Just Prove A point?

Is More Male Nudity The Answer To Sexist Hollywood Double Standards? Or Does It Just Prove A point?

You may have noticed an interesting trend slowly increasing momentum in Hollywood – the demand for more male nudity! OK so maybe the majority of it is tongue in cheek […]