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Women in Entertainment

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 »

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 »

Lena Dunham Provides Powerful Words on Sexual Assault

While speaking at Variety's Power of Women 2015 lunch, Lena Dunham opened up about her personal experience with sexual assault. Read More »

Cecily Strong’s Funniest Moments During the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Actress and comedian Cecily Strong hosted this year’s annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner in Washington D.C.  Read More »

Martha Is The New Character: A New Inmate Will Join Season 3 Of Orange Is The New Black

Along with the Season 3 premiere approaching on June 12, Orange Is The New Black fans have something else to be excited for. Read More »

Amy Schumer Forever: How Her "Friday Night Lights" Parody Tackled Rape

Amy Schumer’s brand of comedy is anything but subtle. So it’s no surprise that Season 3 of “Inside Amy Schumer” kicked off with a spread of eyebrow-raising sketches. Read More »

Meryl Streep's Next Role? Championing Female Screenwriters Over 40

Meryl Streep is no stranger to changing the game in Hollywood. This time, she's advocating for women who work behind the scenes in film. Read More »

May the Force Be Women: Star Wars Franchise to Feature More Strong Female Characters

Over the past four decades, the Star Wars franchise has been lacking in one department – female characters. So far, one major female character is featured per trilogy. Read More »

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