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Women in Media & Entertainment

Famous Women Who Have Channeled Rosie the Riveter

Beyonce's version is epic, but she's not the only one. Read More »

Maggie Gyllenhaal "Too Old" to Play Love Interest

Oscar nominated-actress Maggie Gyllenhaal has been attracting attention recently for her work on the Sundance miniseries, “The Honourable Woman.” Although not all the attention has been positive. Read More »

9 Superheroines Who Need Their Own Movies

Why do all the male superheroes get to have all the fun on the big screen? Read More »

Marvel Looks to Ava DuVernay to Possibly Direct Superhero Movie

The film and TV production company Marvel is looking to spotlight more diverse superheroes and wants “Selma” filmmaker Ava DuVernay to swoop in and save the day. Read More »

ACLU Cracks Down On Hollywood's Gender Bias

The American Civil Liberties Union annouced Tuesday that it is cracking down on discrimination against women by investigating hiring practices of major Hollywood studios, networks, and talent agencies. Read More »

Natalie Portman to Portray Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Biopic

Natalie Portman is slated to portray U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in an upcoming film, "On the Basis of Sex." Read More »

Anna Kendrick Calls Out Gender Bias in Hollywood

With eight movies coming up, it’s easy to see why Anna Kendrick is graci Read More »

Lifetime Pushes for Women in Film With New 'Broad Focus' Initiative

Lifetime is working toward giving women the chance to make a stronger presence within the film and entertainment industry. Read More »

Ellen DeGeneres to Executive Produce Dr. Seuss Netflix Series

Ellen DeGeneres will be teaming up with Warner Bros. TV Group and Netflix to turn Dr. Read More »

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