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Pakistani Actress Sohai Ali Abro On Her Definition Of Feminism & Playing Badass Women In Film

Pakistani Actress Sohai Ali Abro On Her Definition Of Feminism & Playing Badass Women In Film

She is a household name in the world of Pakistani entertainment, having graced television screens, theater stages, and movie screens with two of the country’s highest grossing films. Sohai Ali […]

July 14, 2017 ×
Mila Kunis Refuses To Stand By While Hollywood Continues To Undervalue The Work Of Women

Mila Kunis Refuses To Stand By While Hollywood Continues To Undervalue The Work Of Women

There is a growing momentum of women in Hollywood, A-list actresses, speaking out and candidly sharing their experiences of blatant sexism. One of the most common problems is unequal pay, […]

December 12, 2016 ×
‘Wonder Woman’ Actress Gal Gadot Wants To Be A Role Model IRL For Young Girls

‘Wonder Woman’ Actress Gal Gadot Wants To Be A Role Model IRL For Young Girls

June 2017 cannot come soon enough! As we eagerly await the forthcoming ‘Wonder Woman’ movie, starring actress Gal Gadot in the title role, bringing the fabled story of Diana Prince […]

November 30, 2016 ×
Up-And-Coming Actress Julia Flores Talks Penny Drives, Bullying & Her New Film ‘CENTS’

Up-And-Coming Actress Julia Flores Talks Penny Drives, Bullying & Her New Film ‘CENTS’

It’s the coming-of-age film for this generation. Award-winning writer/director Christopher Boone’s ‘CENTS’ is the edgy, badass, and inspiring story of high school student Sammy Baca who is on a quest […]

November 23, 2016 ×
Actress Rowan Blanchard’s Focus On Feminism Makes Her A Great Role Model For Young Girls

Actress Rowan Blanchard’s Focus On Feminism Makes Her A Great Role Model For Young Girls

‘Girl Meets World’ actress Rowan Blanchard is the role model we wish we had growing up! This fierce femme is using her fame to advance the cause of feminism and […]

October 12, 2016 ×
British Actress Rachel Weisz Refuses To Take Roles Where Women Are Objects Or Victims

British Actress Rachel Weisz Refuses To Take Roles Where Women Are Objects Or Victims

You know her as the Oscar-winning British actress whose choice of characters on screen are as much of a brilliant display of artistry as they are compelling. From her role […]

September 29, 2016 ×
Actress Amandla Stenberg On Using Social Media As A Tool For Her Activism

Actress Amandla Stenberg On Using Social Media As A Tool For Her Activism

By now you are probably already familiar with actress Amandla Stenberg for her role as the ill-fated Rue in ‘The Hunger Games’. Many social media users are also a fan […]

August 9, 2016 ×
Actress Patricia Clarkson Talks About The Importance Of Seeing Women Of A Certain Age In Film

Actress Patricia Clarkson Talks About The Importance Of Seeing Women Of A Certain Age In Film

There won’t be any “last f***able day” for actress Patricia Clarkson, Hollywood you have been warned! One of the really important conversations being had in the greater movement to elevate […]

July 21, 2016 ×
Actress Adriana Mather Launches Prod. Co Started By Two Women & A Native American

Actress Adriana Mather Launches Prod. Co Started By Two Women & A Native American

There are many reasons why we need more diversity in Hollywood. The biggest one of all is the need to see a wider variety of stories, characters, and perspectives on […]

June 20, 2016 ×
Emma Watson Interviewing Geena Davis About Gender Equality In Hollywood Is Everything!

Emma Watson Interviewing Geena Davis About Gender Equality In Hollywood Is Everything!

She has interviewed Tom Hanks, feminist author Bell Hooks and even Malala Yousafzai. But finally, British actress Emma Watson got a one-on-one with Geena Davis as part of her year-long […]

May 24, 2016 ×
Model & Actress Alyssa Sutherland Says Don’t Be Fooled By Beauty Standards On Social Media

Model & Actress Alyssa Sutherland Says Don’t Be Fooled By Beauty Standards On Social Media

Narrow standards of beauty have existed for a very long time, but the fight against the false perception of what supposed perfection looks like has gotten more serious since the […]

April 22, 2016 ×
Emma Watson Ditches Acting To Interview Feminist Icons Bell Hooks & Gloria Steinem

Emma Watson Ditches Acting To Interview Feminist Icons Bell Hooks & Gloria Steinem

As if we weren’t already in love with Emma Watson! The British actress recently announced she will be taking a year off to focus on her advocacy work and feminist […]

March 2, 2016 ×
Reese Witherspoon: “Films With Women At The Center Are Not A Public Service Project”

Reese Witherspoon: “Films With Women At The Center Are Not A Public Service Project”

Reese Witherspoon was recently honored by Glamour Magazine as one of their Women Of The Year in an annual celebration of women who break barriers, blaze trails and create change […]

November 20, 2015 ×
FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Actresses Sonam Kapoor, Rowan Blanchard & Kalki Koechlin

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Actresses Sonam Kapoor, Rowan Blanchard & Kalki Koechlin

Yep, it’s that time of the week again! Time for another installment of the GTHQ “Feminist Conversations” series. This is where we share positive and diverse messages about feminism shared […]

November 10, 2015 ×
6 Months In A Coma, Sexual Abuse, & A Decade Of Medical Trauma Became My Recipe For Success

6 Months In A Coma, Sexual Abuse, & A Decade Of Medical Trauma Became My Recipe For Success

By Amy Oestreicher There I was, thrilled to get my very first college acceptance letter.  I couldn’t believe I had gotten into the musical theatre program at University of Michigan!  […]

October 26, 2015 ×