Ageism

Ageism, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Jamie Lee Curtis attends The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Opening Gala at The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on September 25, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images)
    Celebrity

    Jamie Lee Curtis’s NSFW takedown of the ‘anti-ageing’ industry is bloody brilliant

  • Beyonce
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    Beyoncé’s emotional letter about turning 40 is all kinds of inspiring

  • Julianne Moore.
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    Julianne Moore has absolutely no time for those “ageing gracefully” comments

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Jennifer Lopez: “Try spending your time being more positive, kind, and uplifting of others.”
Celebrity

Why those JLo Botox rumours are actually damaging to all of us

“Try spending your time being more positive, kind, and uplifting of others.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sue Perkins.
People

Sue Perkins on her “midlife crisis” says a lot about societal pressures

“Culturally, we’re hardwired to reflect on those big ones.”

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Hollie Richardson
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107 women writers everyone should read: Bernardine Evaristo
People

Bernardine Evaristo gets real about the ageism pressures women face

The Girl, Woman, Other author chatted to Elizabeth Day on the How to Fail podcast.

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Ginger (Julia Sawalha) Attempts An Underground Escape From Tweedy's Egg Farm In The Clay Animation Comedy Adventure, "Chicken Run," An Aardman Features Production Presented By Dreamworks Pictures In Association With Path?. Courtesy Of Dreamworks Pictures Tm & 1999 Dreamworks Llc. (Photo By Getty Images)
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Now women are being told they’re “too old” to voice animated characters

Chicken Run’s Julia Sawalha has been told she’s “too old” for the sequel, because Hollywood ageism has reached peak-ridiculous.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kate Beckinsale brilliantly responds to age-gap relationship critics

Top tip: don’t accuse Kate Beckinsale of dating men young enough to be her “children”. Ever.

Florence Pugh
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Florence Pugh has an important message about her relationship with Zach Braff

The Little Women star is sick and tired of people bullying her and Braff over their 21-year age gap romance.

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Billie Bhatia
People

“I’m terrified about turning 30”

Stylist's Billie Bhatia shares her experience approaching the next decade.

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Nicole Appleton announces pregnancy
People

Why Nicole Appleton’s low-key baby announcement set the internet on fire

The All Saints singer’s Instagram post serves as yet another reminder that there is no one set narrative for women.

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People

Eva Mendes just perfectly summed up why women shouldn’t be ashamed of their age

The actor explained why she replied to the troll who told her she was “getting old”.

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Lauren Geall
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People

7 celebrities on why their self-esteem has improved with time

These women are rejecting the myth that after a certain age we should concede to losing who we are.

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Megan Murray
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1185 LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - NOVEMBER 02: (L-R) Alexandra Grant and Keanu Reeves attend the 2019 LACMA 2019 Art + Film Gala Presented By Gucci at LACMA on November 02, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for LACMA)
People

How tabloids used Keanu Reeves’ mum to make yet another dig at his girlfriend

Alexandra Grant wasn’t even at the 2020 Oscars, but tabloids still found a way to shame her.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Minnie Driver really isn’t here for the phrase “50 is the new…”

Taking to Twitter, the actor has shared some home truths about turning 50.

Davina McCall
People

Davina McCall just got real about sexist ageism in 2020

The Masked Singer presenter is firmly of the belief that life is changing for women over 50.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Gwen Stefani was age-shamed for her New Year’s Eve performance, and Twitter was having none of it

As the iconic singer proves time and time again, talent doesn't have a sell-by date.

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Caitriona Balfe
People

Caitriona Balfe just explained how Outlander helped her get over society’s fear of ageing

“Wrinkles equals time equals life.”

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

Helen Mirren just had the perfect response to being mistaken for Keanu Reeves’ girlfriend

She has no time for any ageist nonsense when it comes to her friend’s new relationship.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Judi Dench on the red carpet
People

Judi Dench says she’s never going to retire – and it’s for this amazing reason

The iconic actress says she’s “bored” of being asked about it.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Andie MacDowell has the perfect response to those “you won’t get any more work” comments

Her new film sounds very intriguing.

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Hollie Richardson
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Carol Vorderman’s response to this ageist remark was truly iconic

Handled like a true queen.

People

Tyra Banks’ process for dealing with adult bullies is so relatable

Prepare for a signature pep talk.

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