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35 Powerful Quotes From Women in Hollywood

ScreenCraft | Posted 10.07.2015 | Women

The following are thoughts, tips, warnings and encouragement -- in no particular order -- from some kick ass women in the film and television industry. Only nine women have won Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay Oscars -- EVER.

Confessions of a TV Binge-Reader

Ali Solomon | Posted 10.06.2015 | Entertainment
Ali Solomon

Television is an inherently visual medium, but how important is it to actually watch it? Critics of my viewing methodology insist that I am missing out on the essence of television. I don't deny that I have transformed the experience from a visual to a literary one.

We're Pretty Excited About This New Trailer For 'Fargo' Season 2

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 10.06.2015 | Entertainment

"Fargo" is coming back to FX in less than a week, but despite a few trailers, we really don't know all that much about the plot of the new s...

12 Shows for Preschoolers That Won't Drive You Crazy

Common Sense Media | Posted 10.06.2015 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Caillou. Thomas. Elmo. Dora. TV is full of characters kids love but who drive parents up the wall. These shows have their positive qualities, from teaching real educational concepts to making kids laugh like crazy.

What Happened When We Ditched Our Television

Caitlin Grace | Posted 10.05.2015 | HuffPost Home
Caitlin Grace

Living without a television, growing more of our own food and spending time meditating and talking with my husband is a choice I am glad that we finally made. The great thing is it hasn't been a hardship or a felt like we are depriving ourselves at all.

It's Make it or Break it Time for the Fall TV Season

Advertising Week | Posted 10.05.2015 | Business
Advertising Week

By Bob Ivins, EVP, Cross Media Business Development at comScore September is here and with it comes fall foliage, back to school sales and the much a...

New Technology Enhances Football Season

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 10.02.2015 | Technology
Rabbi Jason Miller

Even if you aren't into the game, football fandom isn't just about what happens on the field anymore. There are so many aspects to the football experience to enjoy -- like the tailgating -- that new gadgets have made it fun for everyone.

10 Kids' Media Picks That Celebrate and Explore Latino Culture

Common Sense Media | Posted 10.01.2015 | Latino Voices
Common Sense Media

Interested in learning more about the Mayan empire? Or maybe the Aztecs? Want to increase your vocabulary in Spanish? Explore the language, culture and history of Latino people and places with these top-rated picks and programs for every age.

Thinking of Quitting Your Dream? Here's Some Inspiration to Get You Through the Day...

ScreenCraft | Posted 10.01.2015 | GPS for the Soul

This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational ev...

The Bus Ride to 'Belief'

Sister Jenna | Posted 10.01.2015 | OWN
Sister Jenna

As I stood there, I knew this soul was sincere, and she was being called to serve humanity through two efforts: by elevating humanity into a pure experience of God and by showcasing the importance of beautiful connections through the power of relationships.

The Ultimate Guide to Hollywood Meeting Terminology

ScreenCraft | Posted 10.01.2015 | Entertainment

Development and acquisition talk can be another language to some. Below we will cover some of the most common terms that screenwriters may come across.

13 Ways to Waste Time -- and How to Get It BACK!

Paola K Amaras | Posted 09.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Paola K Amaras

My writing partner Paul Kraly and I decided that while we were still not suffering from triskaidekaphobia, we'd brainstorm a companion piece to the re...

Does 'Scream Queens' Creator Ryan Murphy Have A Woman Problem?

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 10.02.2015 | Women

Over a successful, decades-spanning career as a writer and television showrunner, Ryan Murphy has been at the helm some of the most groundbreaking an...

The Changing Face of Media

Jennifer Risi | Posted 09.29.2015 | Media
Jennifer Risi

This morning, I bet that the first thing you did -- even before you had that first cup of coffee - was check the news. In fact, you didn't open an actual newspaper. Chances are you read the news on your phone.

This Is Your Body On A Netflix Binge | Posted 09.29.2015 | Healthy Living

It's fall, and you know what that means: Time to dive back into all your favorite shows! Or, for many of us, mainlining what we missed this summer. Al...

Emmys: Statues and Talking Points

Margaret Gardiner | Posted 09.25.2015 | Entertainment
Margaret Gardiner

Can we all just pause for a moment and wonder how in 2015, a woman of color winning a category, is hailed as history-making? Given the talent out there, it is shocking that it has taken this long to happen.

Transforming Our "So-Called Life" Into a Dream Reality

Jamie Rautenberg | Posted 09.21.2015 | Entertainment
Jamie Rautenberg

As Angela says, "Sometimes it seems like we're all living in some kind of prison, and the crime is how much we hate ourselves."

Adiós, Gigante: Our Saturday Afternoon Fever

Paz Zarate | Posted 09.21.2015 | Latino Voices
Paz Zarate

Some years ago, while living in Washington D.C., I realized that being Chilean was, among the Latino community, synonymous with being Don Francisco's compatriot (and no longer one of Pinochet's). And that this connection -- an infallible ice-breaker, even if the conversation turned into criticism of the show for its sexism or another reason -- generated a degree of fraternity.

7 Ways I'm Exactly Like Olivia Pope

Amy Heinz | Posted 09.21.2015 | Parents
Amy Heinz

I'm just like Oliva Pope because I have two guys vying for my attention -- day in and day out. Both want to cozy up with me on the couch. (Or at the very least they want me to bring them their blankets without blocking the TV.) And I just can't quit either of them. (Legally, it seems.)

Content, Distribution, Discovery: The Royal Family

David Kleeman | Posted 09.17.2015 | Media
David Kleeman

There's good news, if you're lucky enough to get found and adopted. Kids engage more deeply than ever with favorite characters, stories and brands. They'll follow you across platforms, consume your content voraciously and share it with others.

The Slippery Slope of Non-Traditional Casting

Steve Harper | Posted 09.17.2015 | Black Voices
Steve Harper

So, although the argument against a particular casting choice might be frustrating on one level, on another, it makes complete sense. I believe the writer should always have the last word. Though there are two instances where I think non-traditional approaches can make sense

As Anti-Latino Sentiment Brews, Is MSNBC Planning to Cut Its Only Latino Anchor?

Juan Escalante | Posted 09.17.2015 | Latino Voices
Juan Escalante

Should MSNBC push ahead with their currently proposed schedule and effectively push José Díaz-Balart's show off the air, it will send a strong message to Latinos, immigrants and its current viewership, that there is no place for their only Latino anchorman.

The Most Stylish TV Characters Nominated for an Emmy, Ranked

Glamour | Posted 09.19.2015 | Style

By Leah Melby, Glamour The Emmys are this weekend, meaning Sunday night will see its fair share of gorgeous red carpet gowns and sparkly gems. And ...

Is Mobile Live Streaming the Missing Link Between TV and Social Media?

Cathy Hackl | Posted 09.17.2015 | Business
Cathy Hackl

Mobile live streaming has taken the social media world by storm. Apps like Periscope and Meerkat have ushered in a new era of visual social media that is live, raw and authentic.

Review: Fresh Off the Boat Season 2 Premiere

Dan Truong | Posted 09.17.2015 | Entertainment
Dan Truong

Given the unprecedented success of the ABC sitcom, Fresh Off the Boat, it's no surprise that the show has become a magnet for controversy. The controversy that I'm talking about is the charge that Fresh Off the Boat is too "white-washed."