Hollywood Sexism

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 17: Sandra Bullock arrives to 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert' at the Ed Sullivan Theater on December 17, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)

Sandra Bullock was the original choice for Neo in The Matrix, and can we watch this movie?

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  • LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 10: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Glenn Close and Jonathan Pryce attend the EE British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall on February 10, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
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    Glenn Close says The Wife took 14 years to film, for this very depressing reason

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

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    Netflix now has a category just for female directors

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    How the Critics’ Choice Awards subverted the ‘women vs women’ narrative

    By naming Glenn Close and Lady Gaga as joint winners in the Best Actress category, the Critics’ Choice Awards turned into a celebration of sisterhood.

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    Kate Beckinsale has the most Kate Beckinsale response to Pete Davidson rumours

    She is absolutely not here for the gossip mill

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    This is the Hollywood taboo the director of The Night Manager wants to tackle

    Surprise - it’s beauty based

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    BREAKING NEWS: Woman gets cold, tabloids absolutely destroy her for it

    Apparently Emily Blunt is “not so sweet” for daring to go indoors when she gets cold. Yes, really.

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    Catherine Zeta-Jones talks about the #MeToo allegations against her husband, Michael Douglas

    "It was a really hard position for me"

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    Why this video of Ellen Pompeo ‘snapping back’ at a magazine is going viral

    The actress is through with working on projects that don't have any people of colour behind-the-scenes.

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    Why Claire Foy hates the term “strong woman”

    "It’s a way of making women more acceptable in a male world"

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    6 brilliant horror films directed by women to watch this Halloween

    Some people still think women don’t direct horror films. They’re wrong.

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    Why Carey Mulligan said no to Botox (aged just 23)

    The actor faced off against Hollywood ideals

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  • Joanna Lumley shares depressing true story behind that iconic New Avengers photo
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    Joanna Lumley shares depressing true story behind this iconic New Avengers photo

    “I stood there and they said ‘put a gun in your stocking,’” recalls Joanna Lumley.

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    Weinstein's victims are being targeted by "barbaric" abuse, says actor who accused him of rape

    Lysette Anthony says she contemplated suicide after coming forward in the scandal

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    Chloë Grace Moretz: I've been dealing with misogyny all my life

    Actor was told to "shut up and look pretty" as a teen

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    Emma Thompson: I was always paid less than my male counterparts

    "Women are second-class citizens"

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    These are the 25 female directors Ava DuVernay wants you to know about

    Welcome to your go-to guide of some of the most impressive female directors in the world right now

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    Panel of female directors nail why women aren't getting opportunities

    The irony of this situation will have your jaw on the floor

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    Debra Messing recalls humiliating moment she was ordered to wear “fake boobs”

    “The president of the network called and said he wants you to wear these”

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    Director Amy Adrion on her vital documentary about women filmmakers

    In Half the Picture, filmmakers including Ava DuVernay and Lena Dunham discuss the barriers faced by woman in film.

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  • Someone dared tell Jameela Jamil she was “too old” to make it in Hollywood
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    Someone dared tell Jameela Jamil she was “too old” to make it in Hollywood

    “Too old, too ethnic, too fat”

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    Evangeline Lilly reveals “misogynistic” stunt coordinator punished on Lost

    “I’m going to put you in your place for standing up to me”

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    Red Sparrow photocall proves Hollywood is a very cold place for women

    “Wow, so much equality and non-oppression…”

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