Post Tagged with: "hollywood"

Meet The Woman Creating The Powerful Style Of Hollywood Moguls Such As Shonda Rhimes

Meet The Woman Creating The Powerful Style Of Hollywood Moguls Such As Shonda Rhimes

It is well known that a person’s fashion and style sense can send a message to the world about who they are and what they stand for, and we’re not […]

May 28, 2018 ×
Award-Winning Director Vanessa Parise On Diversity Initiatives & Gender Equality Behind The Camera

Award-Winning Director Vanessa Parise On Diversity Initiatives & Gender Equality Behind The Camera

Natalie Portman made headline news when she announced “And here are the all-male nominees” for the Best Director category at this year’s Golden Globe Awards. Emma Stone similarly caused a […]

March 19, 2018 ×
This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

We’ve covered quite extensively the movement within the advertising industry that seeks to dismantle the culture of sexual objectification of women and girls in commercials and the media in general. […]

January 22, 2018 ×
My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

By Katia Dragotis “Stand up” he said. “I can guesstimate your weight.” After I honestly proclaimed not knowing an exact number, he replied, “Hmmm…160 lbs, maybe little more. If you […]

January 19, 2018 ×
TIME’S UP: 8 Actresses & Activists Stood In Solidarity For Victims At The 2018 Golden Globes

TIME’S UP: 8 Actresses & Activists Stood In Solidarity For Victims At The 2018 Golden Globes

The Golden Globes always kick off the awards season with a bang, making a memorable impression on fans, viewers and industry insiders in terms of who the big winners will […]

January 8, 2018 ×
Geena Davis And Paul Feig Discuss Harvey Weinstein, Complex Female Characters & Gender Equality

Geena Davis And Paul Feig Discuss Harvey Weinstein, Complex Female Characters & Gender Equality

She’s an iconic actress who also heads up an institute which examines the data around gender in media in order to help proper gender equity on screen in Hollywood. He […]

December 20, 2017 ×
Hollywood Agency Pledges 50/50 Gender Parity By 2020, Inspired By Client Shonda Rhimes

Hollywood Agency Pledges 50/50 Gender Parity By 2020, Inspired By Client Shonda Rhimes

It shouldn’t have had to take a movement like #MeToo and the exposure of so many high profile men in the industry abusing their power over women for so many […]

December 18, 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 ×
Actress Jane Lynch On Defying Hollywood’s Default Gender Roles & The On-Screen LGBTQ Revolution

Actress Jane Lynch On Defying Hollywood’s Default Gender Roles & The On-Screen LGBTQ Revolution

You may be familiar with her character Sue Sylvester from the hit TV show ‘Glee’ which ran from 2009 -2015. She was the snippy, heartless, I-mean-business sports coach who most […]

May 16, 2017 ×
F-Rated – The New IMDB Classification Rating Films According To Women’s Involvement

F-Rated – The New IMDB Classification Rating Films According To Women’s Involvement

If you’re familiar with the numerous articles we’ve written about the lack of equality for women and minorities both behind and in front of the camera in the film industry, […]

April 25, 2017 ×
Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

We all know Hollywood has an equality problem. The entertainment industry is simply a microcosm (although a very large, and powerful one) of what is happening elsewhere in society, despite […]

March 23, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women’s Work Isn’t Done In Hollywood Yet, & Women Unite In ‘No More Silhouettes’ Music Video

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women’s Work Isn’t Done In Hollywood Yet, & Women Unite In ‘No More Silhouettes’ Music Video

Are you ready for a full dose of female empowerment? ‘Coz that’s exactly what this edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly series where we share our favorite videos of the […]

March 10, 2017 ×
Award-Winning Actress & Director Highlights Hollywood’s Female Director Problem In New Project

Award-Winning Actress & Director Highlights Hollywood’s Female Director Problem In New Project

In an interview with ’60 Minutes’ in 201o actor Jeremy Renner and journalist Lesley Stahl had quite an interesting exchange in regard to ‘The Hurt Locker’, which to date is […]

December 19, 2016 ×
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 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Understanding Hollywood’s Discriminatory Hiring Practices In ‘Half The Picture

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Understanding Hollywood’s Discriminatory Hiring Practices In ‘Half The Picture

It’s Feminist Friday time again! This is the weekly series where we get to take a break from the norm, and end our werk week by sharing the awesome videos […]

December 2, 2016 ×