Entertainment

All-Female Mariachi Band From Los Angeles Changing Common Perceptions Of The Genre

All-Female Mariachi Band From Los Angeles Changing Common Perceptions Of The Genre

It’s a genre of music we normally associate with men, but the women of Mariachi Lindas Mexicanas are trying to change the stereotypical perceptions around Mariachi music. The group was […]

November 20, 2017 ×
Rapper Dai Burger Launches Mentoring Program Encouraging More Female Producers In The Biz

Rapper Dai Burger Launches Mentoring Program Encouraging More Female Producers In The Biz

You’d think that with the larger-than-life presence of artists such as Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga and Katy Perry (for example) the music industry would be teeming with a number […]

November 7, 2017 ×
American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

There has never been a more important time to amplify the voices of female filmmakers, directors and storytellers, than now. Sure, we’ve been actively promoting women’s voices in film for […]

October 25, 2017 ×
The Return Of ‘Will & Grace’ Is Exactly The Type Of Woke Sitcom We Need In Trump’s America

The Return Of ‘Will & Grace’ Is Exactly The Type Of Woke Sitcom We Need In Trump’s America

They’re baaaack! Yep, the popular 90’s sitcom ‘Will & Grace’ has returned to TV screens and it literally could not have happened at a more appropriate moment in time. We […]

October 6, 2017 ×
Comedy ‘Freelancers Anonymous’ Gives Visibility To Women & The LGBTQ Community In Tech

Comedy ‘Freelancers Anonymous’ Gives Visibility To Women & The LGBTQ Community In Tech

We’re all about highlighting media that puts women’s voices at the center. We love it even more when we see film and TV content that becomes a vehicle for intersectionality, […]

October 3, 2017 ×
‘Insecure’ Creator & Pioneer TV Star Issa Rae Tackles Race & Gender On Her Hit Show

‘Insecure’ Creator & Pioneer TV Star Issa Rae Tackles Race & Gender On Her Hit Show

Season 2 of HBO’s newest hit show ‘Insecure’ has just wrapped up and has no doubt left fans and viewers on edge for Season 3, wondering what will happen between […]

September 26, 2017 ×
Get Your Tickets To Mothership – The Trans-Inclusive, All-Women Feminist Festival & Retreat

Get Your Tickets To Mothership – The Trans-Inclusive, All-Women Feminist Festival & Retreat

It has been described as the “feminist alternative to Coachella, by Global Citizen. But the Mothership festival and retreat for women is more than just a music festival, but it […]

September 22, 2017 ×
Breaking Barriers – The 2017 Emmy Awards Saw Big Wins For Women And Minorities

Breaking Barriers – The 2017 Emmy Awards Saw Big Wins For Women And Minorities

It was the night that proved Television and streaming services are much better platforms for increasing diversity in entertainment. The 2017 Emmy Awards notched up some major wins for women […]

September 19, 2017 ×
TV Mogul Shonda Rhimes Moves Shondaland Empire From ABC To Netflix In $100m Deal

TV Mogul Shonda Rhimes Moves Shondaland Empire From ABC To Netflix In $100m Deal

She might as well be known on a first-name-only basis from here on in. Shonda Rhimes is a TV mogul in her own right and she is expanding her empire, […]

August 29, 2017 ×
2017 VMAs To Debut New Social Awareness Category: “Best Fight Against The System”

2017 VMAs To Debut New Social Awareness Category: “Best Fight Against The System”

In 2017, the #resistance well and truly will be televised! Be prepared to watch a very different MTV VMAs on August 27, because this year’s event is making a few […]

August 22, 2017 ×
UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

Many of us are familiar with the saying “sex sells”, and for a long time, that has been true of the advertising industry. Women’s bodies being used as literal objects […]

August 15, 2017 ×
“Princeless” Comic Book Series, Feat. Girls Who Don’t Need A Prince, Being Turned Into A Film

“Princeless” Comic Book Series, Feat. Girls Who Don’t Need A Prince, Being Turned Into A Film

Darn it! Where was this comic book series when WE were growing up!?! We ain’t mad, just glad that finally we get to witness a movement of female empowerment that […]

August 9, 2017 ×
How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

Any serious executive in the film industry still insisting that diversity doesn’t win big at the box office clearly hasn’t been paying attention to 2017 so far. This summer’s breakout […]

August 8, 2017 ×
Queens Of R&B – How Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Alicia Keys & Rihanna Have Dominated The Genre

Queens Of R&B – How Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Alicia Keys & Rihanna Have Dominated The Genre

R&B has come a long way since its beginnings almost seventy years ago. The R&B singers of the present day owe a lot to the greats of the past who […]

July 28, 2017 ×
5 Movies Like ‘Diary Of A Teenage Girl’ To Complete Your Coming-Of-Age Viewing List

5 Movies Like ‘Diary Of A Teenage Girl’ To Complete Your Coming-Of-Age Viewing List

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015) proved to be one of the few coming age films in recent years to portray the exploration of sexuality in a smart, sensitive […]

July 27, 2017 ×