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Hollywood Sexism

John Green Defends Cara Delevingne Over Sexist Interview Questions

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.31.2015 | Entertainment

"Paper Towns" author John Green took to Medium to defend Cara Delevingne over a sexist morning show interview. Delevingne made headlines ea...

Jill Soloway Has A Simple Fix For Ending Hollywood Sexism

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 07.23.2015 | Women

How does Hollywood fix its pesky sexism problem? According to Jill Soloway, allow women to tell their own stories.   At a July 20th Women In Fil...

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...

Here's What Hollywood Would Look Like If Women Ran The Show

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.26.2015 | Women

What would it look like if women ran Hollywood? In an industry where less than 10 percent of the top 250 grossing films are directed by women, Margare...

Madonna, Ageism and Sexism

Kyle McMahon | Posted 06.04.2015 | Entertainment
Kyle McMahon

Too many people forget that Madonna, the most successful solo artist in history, has paved the way for so many artists, both male and female. With her outspoken opinions, her sometimes shocking but always thought provoking performances and her pure determination, she's broken down barriers on women, pop stars, homosexuals, race, religion, business and everything in between.

Amy Schumer: 'I Think People Hate Women'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.28.2015 | Women

Being a woman in Hollywood involves putting up with a whole lot of bullsh*t. During The Hollywood Reporter's Comedy Actress roundtable, six hilari...

This Is What It's Like To Be A Woman On The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 01.16.2015 | Women

With awards season in full swing, it's an appropriate time to discuss the inane sexism that seems to be directed at every woman who steps on to a red ...

Rose McGowan Challenges Hollywood To Feature More Women's Voices

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 01.07.2015 | Women

Actress Rose McGowan just challenged Hollywood to fix its woman problem. On Jan. 5 at the New York Film Critics Circle awards gala, the 41-year-old...

Female Actors Earn Less Than Their Male Counterparts

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 12.18.2014 | Entertainment

Female actors in Hollywood are earning less than their male counterparts. On Friday, The Daily Beast released information from the Sony hack which rev...

Tumblr Calls Bullshit On Absurdly Sexist Casting Calls

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 11.10.2014 | Women

Casting calls for women can be incredibly sexist -- and one woman is sick of it. Katrina Day, an aspiring actor in NYC, created the "Some Lady Par...

I Witnessed Hollywood's Sexism Firsthand -- And Said Nothing

Kathleen Miles | Posted 05.04.2014 | Women
Kathleen Miles

One man said, "Would you rather keep the Oscar statue or get a blow job from any actress in the first three rows?"

It's a Man's World at the Movies

Nina Burleigh | Posted 02.02.2014 | Entertainment
Nina Burleigh

Most real men aren't heroic global fugitives, any more than are most women. So why do they get the fantasy, and we not? Maybe if more women wrote and directed movies we'd have more interesting women doing more interesting things onscreen.

Are Awards Shows Sexist?

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 03.26.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Do Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway and Helen Mirren really need a category just for women – a singular kind of affirmative actio...