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Ageism in Hollywood

Jennifer Lawrence Brushes Off Concerns She's Too Young To Play Middle-Aged Women In Films

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 09.10.2015 | Entertainment

Earlier this summer, the trailer for Jennifer Lawrence's new movie "Joy" raised some eyebrows, as well as questions about why Hollywood insists ...

How to Fix Hollywood's Gender Age Wage Gap

Paige Morrow Kimball | Posted 04.13.2014 | Women
Paige Morrow Kimball

In Hollywood or in the corporate world we're still paid less, we keep hitting the glass ceiling and we continue to try to climb the proverbial ladder. (This is for those who may have lived under a rock for the last 100 years.)

What It's Like To Age Out Of Your Career

Carole Montgomery | Posted 02.23.2014 | Fifty
Carole Montgomery

I have been a standup comedian since the fall of 1980. Back then, it was a novelty to be one. Hell, no one really understood what a standup comic was. And the only women hugely successful at that time were Phyllis Diller and Joan Rivers. My how times have changed.

Turning Up the Heat on Ageism in Hollywood

Paige Morrow Kimball | Posted 09.24.2013 | Women
Paige Morrow Kimball

In countless other buddy cop and action movies, men well into their 40s and even 50s have sex with a plethora of gorgeous 20-somethings and there's never any reference to their age. The rules are simply different for men than they are for women.

Mallika Rao

Why Dustin Hoffman's Directoral Debut Film Almost Didn't Happen | Mallika Rao | Posted 01.25.2013 | Arts

In "Quartet," a group of retired classical musicians in England try to raise funds for their stately but financially troubled nursing home by putting ...

CBS: Putting the (S)Neeeews Back Into the Morning

Shelley Ross | Posted 03.12.2012 | Media
Shelley Ross

Despite that I truly like and admire Charlie Rose, Gayle King and Erica Hill independent of this show, I think someone behind the scenes is going to have to try quite a bit harder.

The Case Of The 40-Year-Old Actress' Lawsuit

Posted 12.03.2011 | Home

By Lynn Elber, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — A million-dollar lawsuit by an actress who claims her job prospects were damaged when she was o...

Hello Kitty's the Latest Victim of Ageism

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

What Hello Kitty needs now is a diamond peel, a hot lay that turns into an uncomplicated pregnancy, and a quick marriage proposal from her baby daddy...or she's effed and of no further value to society.