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Jodi Foster Lashes Out at Gender Bias in Hollywood Filmmaking

Jodie Foster, who famously came out at the 2013 Golden Globes Awards, lashed out at gender bias in the film industry, saying it remains as strong as ever in Hollywood largely because women are “idealized” in most scripts. “Even with the number of movies I’ve made, I’ve never made a movie that was about women, made by women, that was seen through women’s eyes,” she told Harper’s Bazaar magazine....

Scarlett Johansson Takes Down Ivanka Yet Backed ‘Pedophile’ Woody Allen

Scarlett Johansson tore into Ivanka Trump today (Apr. 6) at the 8th Women In The World Summit at Lincoln Center in New York City. She called the president’s daughter “cowardly” and “disappointing” for failing to speak out on women’s issues. Yet Johansson’s remarks were not only intemperate, but also hypocritical and disingenuous. Only a year ago last month, Johansson defended alleged pedophile Woody Allen. ...

Caitlyn Jenner Fumbles Nail Polish; Check Out Her Man Hands (video)

Caitlyn Jenner looks simply mah-vel-ous, of course, as she’s transgendered from man to woman. But even she admits it’s not as easy as it looks mastering the all of the finer accoutrements of being feminine. Take nail polish, for example. Caitlyn admits she’s still learning. The reality television star and former Olympic Decathlon champion posted a short video on her Twitter account today (July 9) that is quickly going viral....

From Bruce to Caitlyn, Now What? Here Are Her Plans for the Future

Bruce Jenner’s long struggle with gender identity and his final transition to a woman as Caitlyn Jenner, is already yielding a multi-part reality series documentary, which airs next month. But Caitlyn doesn’t plan to stop there. It’s only the beginning. She plans to become a brand, just like Kim, Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian, who have parlayed Kim’s sex tape notoriety into a multi-million dollar business empire....

Elton John Protest Against Dolce & Gabbana Grows; Other Celebs Join Him

Elton John, reacting angrily to comments about his family by two of fashion’s best known names, is finding support among other celebrities, who are joining his protest against fashion brand Dolce & Gabbana. Designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana incensed the English singer yesterday (Mar. 15) after calling his two children “synthetic.” The jibe was a slam at In Vetro Fertilization (IVF) treatments and same-sex parenting. The pair said they favored “traditional” families....

James Franco Goes to Bat For Film With Explicit Gay Sex (watch)

James Franco swings a big bat in Hollywood and this time his hitting for a little-known indie film, “I Want Your Love.,” It was banned in Australia because it contains explicit gay sex, prompting Franco to call the move “silly” and “hypocritical.” Franco is currently promoting Disney family film “Oz the Great and Powerful.” Disney suits might be a little nervous over this....
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