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Melissa McCarthy Doesn't Want to Be Hollywood's 'Stepford Wife'

In a recent interview with "InStyle," Melissa McCarthy confronted the criticism she receives for playing roles that don't fit within Hollywood's narrow definition of women.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
1.9.19
golden globes

Sandra Oh Hosted—And Literally Won—The 2019 Golden Globes

Sandra Oh won the 76th Annual Golden Globes literally and figuratively. She hosted, took home the Best Actress award for "Killing Eve," and had the world's sweetest parents.
Terry Nguyen
1.7.19
The Golden Globes

Regina King Challenges 'All Industries' to Hire 50 Percent Women

During her Golden Globes Best Supporting Actress acceptance speech, Regina King promised to hire more women—and challenged "all industries" to do the same.
Terry Nguyen
1.7.19
Culture

'I'm Here Because of the Internet': How Web Series Made New TV Stars

Just days before the 76th Golden Globes Awards, we talked to Quinta Brunson and Sam Bailey about how their digital shows translated to mainstream success on television.
Terry Nguyen
1.2.19
#metoo

Judge Rejects Weinstein's Ask to Dismiss All Sexual Assault Charges

New York Judge James Burke ruled on Thursday that Harvey Weinstein will go to trial for five felony charges of sexual assault.
Marie Solis
12.20.18
Op-Ed

Penny Marshall Was Never 'The Homely Girl'

In directing of films like "A League of Their Own" and "Big," Penny Marshall broke down narrow paradigms concerning women's place in Hollywood with her humor, intelligence, and iconic filmmaking.
Bianca Betancourt
12.19.18
Culture

Megan Fox Explains Why She Didn't Participate in #MeToo

In an interview on the New York Times, Megan Fox opened up about why she hasn't shared her own #MeToo stories with the world.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
12.11.18
Culture

The Golden Globes Snubs Women Directors Once Again

Only five women have ever been nominated in the Golden Globes category of Best Director. This year, the lineup is all male.
Terry Nguyen
12.6.18
Culture

Brie Larson on What It's Like Not to Be 'Surrounded by White People' on Set

Over 70 percent of production on Brie Larson's upcoming film 'Just Mercy' were people of color because of Michael B. Jordan's inclusion rider.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
12.5.18
Culture

Sylvester Stallone Won't Face Sexual Assault Charges

A Los Angeles District Attorney's office dropped a 30-year-old sexual assault charge against the "Rocky" actor due to "insufficient evidence."
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
10.31.18
Culture

Nicole Kidman: Marriage to Tom Cruise 'Kept Me From Being Sexually Harassed'

In an op-ed for The Cut, the actress talks about her experience of being married to a megastar at 22 years old.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
10.15.18
assault

Busy Philipps Says James Franco Assaulted Her While Filming 'Freaks and Geeks'

In her forthcoming memoir, "This Will Only Hurt a Little," Busy Philipps says James Franco violently pushed her to the ground on the set of "Freaks and Geeks."
Sara David
10.8.18
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