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"This Will Change Everything": Geena Davis Reflects On Media Representation and Success of "A League Of Their Own" 25 Years Later

In 1992, "A League of Their Own" — a movie about two sisters (one played by MAKER Geena Davis) who join the first-ever professional baseball league fo... Read More »

Disney President of Production Says There's a Competitive Advantage to Female Empowerment

Disney President of Production Says There's a Competitive Advantage to Female Empowerment

With "Beauty and The Beast" earning Disney $700 million dollars to date (and on track to break $1 billion), Sean Bailey, President of Production at Wa... Read More »

Alexis Bledel to Star in Hulu's "The Handmaid's Tale" Book Adaptation

Alexis Bledel to Star in Hulu's

Alexis Bledel is staying pretty busy after the "Gilmore Girls" revival. She just announced that there's definitely a third "Sisterhood of the Travelin... Read More »

Brie Larson Will Get Presidential in Upcoming Victoria Woodhull Biopic

Brie Larson Will Get Presidential in Upcoming Victoria Woodhull Biopic

In an upcoming Amazon biopic, award-winning actress Brie Larson is slated to play Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for president of the Unite... Read More »

"Beauty and the Beast" Just Beat a Record Previously Held By "Harry Potter"

Emma Watson's box-office success is a tale as old as time. The British star has long been one of the world’s most valuable young actresses, thanks to... Read More »

"Hidden Figures" Movie Tops Box Office; Katherine Johnson's MAKERS Story Soars

When "Hidden Figures" came out, MAKERS was thrilled to have one of its own MAKERS depicted in a Hollywood film that uncovered just one of the many wom... Read More »

This New "Wonder Woman" Trailer Explains Her Incredible Backstory

This New

We've been following the June 2 release of "Wonder Woman" pretty closely ever since the first trailer dropped last July. After all, Gal Gadot playing... Read More »

Watch John Legend and Ariana Grande's "Beauty and the Beast" Music Video

Watch John Legend and Ariana Grande's

Here’s a bit of magic to carry you from the weekend into Monday: The music video for John Legend and Ariana Grande's remake of the "Beauty and the Bea... Read More »

Way to Go, HBO: Network Honors Women's History Month With Special Programming

Way to Go, HBO: Network Honors Women's History Month With Special Programming

HBO NOW and HBO GO are celebrating Women's History Month with a month-long series of TV and movie choices divided into themed weeks, and we’ve got the... Read More »

Watch This EXCLUSIVE "Loving" Featurette Highlighting the Supreme Court Case That Paved the Way for Marriage Equality

Watch This EXCLUSIVE

Fifty-eight years ago, Mildred and Richard Loving married in Washington, D.C., in a ceremony that, in 1958, was illegal because of the Racial Integrit... Read More »

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