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Celebrities

Priyanka Chopra On Ambition, Feminism, & Fighting Against Stereotyped Hollywood Roles

Priyanka Chopra On Ambition, Feminism, & Fighting Against Stereotyped Hollywood Roles

Not only is Priyanka Chopra a household name in two major entertainment markets (Hollywood and Bollywood), she is also someone who has broken a number of barriers throughout her career. […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Priyanka Chopra, Amy Schumer, Kether Donahue & Kalki Koechlin

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Priyanka Chopra, Amy Schumer, Kether Donahue & Kalki Koechlin

Yeah, yeah, we know, it’s been a minute since we last published one of our Feminist Conversation pieces. This is the series we started to combat the myriad misconceptions around […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Bollywood Babe Priyanka Chopra And Actress & Humanitarian Olivia Wilde

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Bollywood Babe Priyanka Chopra And Actress & Humanitarian Olivia Wilde

We know, it’s been a while. But the Feminist Conversation series has NOT vanished! This week we’re back with another fresh installment featuring Bollywood babe Priyanka Chopra and actress and […]

Girl on a Mission, Working Women

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

If you are an avid Bollywood fan, you will most likely have seen Geeta Tandon on screen without knowing it is actually her. As one of the industry’s most successful […]

Celebrities

Bollywood Actress Kangana Ranaut On Feminism, Fairness Creams & Being A Badass!

Bollywood Actress Kangana Ranaut On Feminism, Fairness Creams & Being A Badass!

We love seeing women in film raise their voices in the name of female empowerment, and challenge the existing norms that subtly seek to put them in a second class […]

Entertainment

Bollywood Star Kalki Koechlin’s Spoken Word Poetry On The Power Of Media Spin Is A Must-Watch

Bollywood Star Kalki Koechlin’s Spoken Word Poetry On The Power Of Media Spin Is A Must-Watch

Click-tivism. Keyboard Warriors. We’ve all heard those terms before. They speak about a type of engagement phenomenon relating to media fueled by the internet, social media, and the rise of […]

Feminism

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 […]

Celebrities

Priyanka Chopra Shares Her Thoughts On Diversity, Racial Identity & Feminism

Priyanka Chopra Shares Her Thoughts On Diversity, Racial Identity & Feminism

By now you are familiar with this stunning face. Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has been inching her way toward Hollywood over the past few years and has now landed in […]

Causes

‘Frame Her Right’ Campaign Wants Bollywood To Address Domestic Violence Better

‘Frame Her Right’ Campaign Wants Bollywood To Address Domestic Violence Better

According to the Indian National Crime Records Bureau, roughly once every 5 minutes an incident of domestic violence is reported across the country. In 2013 over 118,000 cases of domestic […]

Boys We Like, Causes

Bollywood Star Farhan Akhtar On Being UN Women’s First Male Ambassador

Bollywood Star Farhan Akhtar On Being UN Women’s First Male Ambassador

In November 2014 Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar was announced as the first ever male ambassador for UN Women, specifically for the South Asian region. It was a partnership that completely […]

Celebrities

Freida Pinto Shares Her Thoughts On ‘India’s Daughter’ Documentary

Freida Pinto Shares Her Thoughts On ‘India’s Daughter’ Documentary

She’s known as one of the biggest Bollywood-Hollywood crossover names after her star turn in the Oscar-winning film from 2009 ‘Slumdog Millionaire’, ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’ and […]

Celebrities

Priyanka Chopra Says The Media Has A Responsibility To Mirror The Diversity In The World

Priyanka Chopra Says The Media Has A Responsibility To Mirror The Diversity In The World

Diversity. It is one of those words that is bandied around a lot in the media, we read articles about executives who claim they want it in their networks, studios […]

Editors Blog

Celebrating Female Empowerment On The Red Carpet With Urban Asian & Showbiz India

Celebrating Female Empowerment On The Red Carpet With Urban Asian & Showbiz India

I was recently asked to collaborate with our friends at UrbanAsian.com for the Showbiz India TV‘s 16th anniversary event in Beverly Hills. The theme of the night was celebrating female […]

Body Image, Entertainment

Bollywood Star Deepika Padukone Has Boobs. World Keeps Turning.

Bollywood Star Deepika Padukone Has Boobs. World Keeps Turning.

Sigh…are we still having these types of conversations in 2014?!? C’mon people! Bollywood beauty Deepika Padukone has recently made headlines, and she is pissed. In a country like India where […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Bollywood Star Sonam Kapoor Campaigns For Female Empowerment In India

Bollywood Star Sonam Kapoor Campaigns For Female Empowerment In India

Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor is on a mission to empower women in India. This is the country where the majority of news stories we have seen over the past 2 […]