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Aging in Hollywood

4 Things You Didn't Know About Goldie Hawn On Her 70th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.21.2015 | Fifty

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Julianna Margulies Offers Perfect Advice On Why We Shouldn't Fear Aging

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.07.2015 | Fifty

At 49, actress Julianna Margulies is no stranger to the pressures of staying young in Hollywood, but that doesn't mean she's dreading the big 5-0. "Th...

Why Hollywood Is Looking For Older Men

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 09.08.2015 | Fifty

Showbiz can be a cruel world for older women, with actresses like Emma Thompson and Helen Mirren often lamenting the "outrageous" ageism that exists i...

Anne Hathaway Says The Competition Is 'Fierce' Among Younger Actresses

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.03.2015 | Entertainment

Anne Hathaway is not denying the nature of competition and ageism in Hollywood today.  "'I hate to admit it, but it’s true -- there are few...

Sam Elliott Says Hollywood Is 'Hard' On Women And Older Actors

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 08.18.2015 | Entertainment

Sam Elliott, who has been working in Hollywood for more than four decades, knows well how the business has changed over the years. And ...

Emma Thompson Says Hollywood Sexism Is Only Getting Worse

The Huffington Post | Madeline Kaplan | Posted 07.21.2015 | Entertainment

Though some have called 2015 "the year of the woman" in cinema, Oscar-winning actress and screenwriter Emma Thompson says that sexism in the ind...

Why Judy Greer Is Not Afraid Of Aging In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.15.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

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Andie MacDowell: Audiences' 'Fear Of Getting Older' Hinders Older Actors

The Huffington Post | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 07.09.2015 | Fifty

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Goldie Hawn On The Key To Successful Aging

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.03.2015 | Fifty

Goldie Hawn is taking aging in stride, the actress said in a recent interview with Porter Magazine. The 69-year-old grandmother of five says aging suc...

George Clooney On Why He'll Never Dye His Hair

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.27.2015 | Fifty

One of the sexiest things about George Clooney is his perfectly salt-and-peppered hair ... and you can rest assured that he has no plans to reach for ...

Penelope Ann Miller Says Aging In Hollywood 'Sucks'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 04.29.2015 | Entertainment

"It's a fact," Penelope Ann Miller conceded when HuffPost Live asked her about the lack of enticing roles for middle-aged female actresses in Hollywoo...

Antonio Banderas Says Society's Double Standard Of Aging Is 'Ridiculous'

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.24.2015 | Fifty

Antonio Banderas says society, not just Hollywood, is to blame for the unfair pressures put on women today to maintain their youthful sex appeal. ...

Monica Bellucci Says She's A Bond Woman, Not A Bond Girl

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.24.2015 | Fifty

While we can see exactly why Monica Bellucci was picked to be the next Bond girl, the 50-year-old Italian actress reveals she was puzzled when called ...

Supermodel's Empowering Quote Will Encourage Older Women To Demand A Little R-E-S-P-E-C-T

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.12.2015 | Fifty

Older celebrities are having quite the moment in fashion as of late -- Joni Mitchell just graced the cover of New York Magazine at 71, Helen Mirren is...

FACE IT: Pining For The Age of Agelessness

Michele Willens | Posted 03.18.2015 | Fifty
Michele Willens

What if actresses could stop shaving years as regularly as they do their legs? What if the only numbers that mattered on our resumes referred to how long we stayed at one place? What if we could love without worrying about the birth dates of potential partners?

The Humiliating Task Of Trying To Stay 'Relevant'

Hayley Krischer | Posted 03.16.2015 | Women
Hayley Krischer

Lisa Rinna is now on "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" -- she's a refreshing addition, especially after the really desperate women who've come through the show. Not to say Lisa Rinna isn't desperate -- she is, but she admits this.

Michelle Pfeiffer Talks Aging In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.16.2013 | Celebrity

Michelle Pfeiffer might not have always been immune to the pressures Hollywood puts on women, but these days she is no longer worried about aging in t...

WATCH: Susan Sarandon On The Inevitable Struggle All Women Face

OWN | Posted 06.07.2013 | OWN

Susan Sarandon has enjoyed a long career in Hollywood, in an industry that places great emphasis on beauty and youthful appearance. Now age 66, the Os...

Don't Ask Julianne Moore This Question

Posted 05.24.2013 | Fifty

Thank you, Julianne Moore. In one of many frank moments during an interview with DuJour magazine, the actress drew attention to a line of questioni...

Indie Filmmakers Should Consider Writing for Older Actors

Gina Hall | Posted 06.05.2013 | Entertainment
Gina Hall

Robert Redford's new film is the decent kind of drama we've come to expect around April. What's actually interesting about The Company You Keep, for independent filmmakers, is the concept of what I like to call the "old-people ensemble."

Post 50s Grab A Third Of Emmy Award Nominations

Posted 07.19.2012 | Fifty

Who says Hollywood doesn't appreciate age and beauty? Among the 100 actors nominated for an Emmy Award today, 32 are 50 or older, and midlifers were r...

Stockard Channing Would Never Be Cast in 'Grease' Today

David Fagin | Posted 09.02.2012 | Entertainment
David Fagin

Channing was 34 when she was cast as Rizzo, the eader of the Pink Ladies. Her performance practically steals the movie. Yet she was old enough to play Rizzo's mother. One thing's for sure: we'll never again see a bunch of 30-year-old's cast as high school students.

Why Cameron Diaz Can't Wait To Turn 40

Posted 05.10.2012 | Celebrity

For many actresses, turning 40 can mean the end of their career, or a sharp change from playing romantic leads to playing the mom. But Cameron Dia...

The Valuable Aging Lesson We Can Learn From Hollywood

Michael Hodin | Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

Public and private sector policies need to enable older workers to stay productive as we age. To achieve this, we need a healthy and active aging model, led in part by technology-fueled solutions to what now seem like insurmountable challenges.

Fabulous At Every Age: Black To Beauty

Terrence Phearse | Posted 01.16.2012 | Black Voices
Terrence Phearse

What does it take to be fab nowadays? A feathered mane, lux threads, a memorable look, and a banging resume. The ladies of today may know how to up the ante but being a glamorous woman of color is nothing new.