Women's Issues Articles

Women's issues hilighted through celebrity pop culture including pay inequality, sexism, misogyny, role limitations with age, and other societal issues also present in Hollywood.

Robin Wright on her “arrival”

March 10, 2015 16:14:57 Posted at March 10, 2015 16:14:57
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Do you watch House Of Cards? I’ve not started the new season yet – don’t spoil! I’ve also not started Kimmy Schmidt. There’s so much goddamn TV! So much GREAT goddamn TV! You know how people loved to watch Sue Sylvester on Glee for about 9 episodes until that sh-t got gimmicky and old? This is Robin Wright’s Claire Underwood on House Of Cards…except it never gets gimmicky and old. Full Story

Professor Clooney’s New York weekend

March 9, 2015 16:55:21 Posted at March 9, 2015 16:55:21
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Amal and George Clooney were out for dinner in New York this weekend. As you know, they’re in town because he’s shooting a movie there with Jodie Foster. Or you could say they’re in town because she’s now a visiting lecturer at Columbia’s Human Rights Institute. "It is an honour to be invited as a visiting professor at Columbia Law School alongside such a distinguished faculty and talented student pool. Full Story

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Angelina Jolie Pitt smiles in London

February 11, 2015 16:22:42 Posted at February 11, 2015 16:22:42
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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As posted yesterday (click here for a refresher), it’s Angelina Jolie Pitt now, official. Here are some shots of her in London on Tuesday arriving at a meeting with William Hague, all business following the announcement of the launch of the Centre for Women, Peace and Security at the London School Of Economics. Full Story

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Taylor Swift: Hozier & Style

February 10, 2015 21:01:45 Posted at February 10, 2015 21:01:45
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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There’s a new male artist that everyone’s talking about. Surprise. He’s now been linked to Taylor Swift. Taylor and Hozier were both at Sam Smith’s Grammys after-party on Sunday night. According to E! News, they were hanging out a lot. And flirty. And laughing. And maybe she kissed him a few times on the cheek. Full Story

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Angelina Jolie Pitt, official

February 10, 2015 16:24:53 Posted at February 10, 2015 16:24:53
Lainey Posted by Lainey

I posted new shots of Angelina Jolie yesterday with Vivs and Knox – click here for a refresher. She was heading to London. And today, this press release came out from the London School of Economics. Full Story

Amy Pascal steps down at Sony

February 5, 2015 19:50:13 Posted at February 5, 2015 19:50:13
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Throughout December as we covered the fallout of the Sony Hack, I often wondered how Amy Pascal, co-chair of the studio and head of its Motion Picture Group, could possibly continue on, given how damaging some of the leaked information was to interpersonal working relationships. How effective can you be when you’re constantly apologizing for sh*t-talking behind people’s backs? Hollywood is a high school cafeteria, and in that environment, being caught out as a behind-hand gossip usually results in excommunication. Full Story

Miley on fashion paps and feminism

February 5, 2015 15:18:21 Posted at February 5, 2015 15:18:21
Lainey Posted by Lainey

New Miley Cyrus interview with The Kit. She’s promoting MAC’s 2015 Viva Glam campaign. Turns out she was the one who approached MAC to create her own lipstick and gloss to raise money for AIDS awareness and support those living with the disease. “People stopped talking about it because the fear isn’t as relevant. Full Story

All the funny ladies, sort of

February 3, 2015 18:16:27 Posted at February 3, 2015 18:16:27
Sarah Posted by Sarah

The 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live is this month—there’s a big special starring Justin Timberlake airing later this month—and as part of the celebration Glamour brought together some of the prominent women from the show’s long history. Full Story

Ryan & Russell: the new BFFs

January 29, 2015 21:43:20 Posted at January 29, 2015 21:43:20
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Russell Crowe presented at the AACTA Awards via satellite since he’s working on The Nice Guys in LA with Ryan Gosling. Gosling decided to “crash” and the two ended up teasing each other. Russell called Ryan out for being a shirtless plush toy. Ryan gave it to Russell about the honourary Australian thing. Full Story

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