Ageism

Judi Dench on the red carpet

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

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

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

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

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Kim Cattrall new TV show
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Kim Cattrall is channelling Samantha Jones in her new TV series, and we’re here for it

Because there is an SJ-shaped hole in our lives.

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90 year old woman gradutes masters degree in Australia
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This 90-year-old graduate just taught us why it’s never too late to learn something new

“You’re never too old to dream.”

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Gwyneth Paltrow is here to dismantle the myth of the “unfuckable” older woman

“What happens to your identity as a woman if you’re not fuckable and beautiful?”

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Charlize Theron talks Wonder Woman ageism in interview
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Charlize Theron’s rejected Wonder Woman role proves how bad ageism still is in Hollywood

She described it as being a 'slap in the face'

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Helena Christensen just broke the internet by getting dressed

And a war regarding age and style ensued

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Tess Daly attends the red carpet launch for 'Strictly Come Dancing 2018' at Old Broadcasting House on August 27, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
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Tess Daly is sick and tired of having to defend her right to work past 50

“It’s sad that in this day and age women are still judged on their age,” says Strictly’s Tess Daly

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Pete Davidson just made a surprisingly feminist point about his relationship with Kate Beckinsale

Got questions about Davidson and Beckinsale’s age gap? Speak to one of the many famous men who exclusively date younger women…

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SAG Awards 2019: Emma Stone joke brilliantly skewers Hollywood’s ageism

Host Megan Mullally asked everyone in the room to mourn for Stone’s career now that she has recently turned 30.

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“Empowering? The #10yearchallenge is fuelling our obsession with beauty ideals“

It sends out the wrong message in a surface-level world

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Anna Brech
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Women respond to French author who said women over 50 are “invisible” to him

“Women ALL OVER THE GLOBE are devastated that this rather exhausted looking 50 yr old tiny man has written us all off.”

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Megan Murray
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 06: Olivia Colman attends the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 6, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
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Olivia Colman’s queenly response to journalist who referred to her as an “older woman”

The Golden Globes winner is 100% a queen, through and through.

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Learn how to express yourself by following older celebrities on Instagram

From daily affirmations to unabashed selfies, there’s a lot we can pick up from the social media of, um, Sir Anthony Hopkins

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Cher had the best response to a Hollywood director who said she was “too old”

“So finally, I was like, ‘OK, look motherf***er.’”

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This Twitter thread will remind you it's never too late to follow your dreams

Haven’t achieved all your ambitions yet? Don’t worry about it

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Love Island: Lauren and Adam
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We need to talk about the Love Island double standard

Ageism has crept into Love Island – and it’s yet another example of how differently we treat men and women

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Alix Walker
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Madonna nails the big issue of ageist double standards

"It’s an outdated, patriarchal idea that a woman has to stop being fun past the age of 40"

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Emily Reynolds
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Susan Sarandon recalls being brutally told her career would be “done by 40”

“…you definitely shouldn't talk about having children, because that made you less sexy.”

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Susan Devaney
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Why this ‘mind-blowing’ Love Actually fact makes the film incredibly problematic

People are freaking out over the news on Twitter – but they’re missing the bigger issue

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Why Debbie McGee’s Strictly success is so important for women everywhere

It’s time to talk about the real (and incredibly troubling) Strictly curse…

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Penélope Cruz really isn’t here for your dumb ageing questions, thanks

“What the f**k? I’m not going to give you even two minutes”

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