Jessica Chastain Helps Launch Nonprofit Promoting Empowerment of Women in Film Industry

Jessica Chastain, in conjunction with Queen Latifah, Frieda Pinto, and more, have launched a nonprofit designed to empower women in the film industry. Jessica Chastain and other female industryites are helping launch a female-driven business: https://t.co/my2I6DmhMM pic.twitter.com/eCjDvoNEWo — Vulture (@vulture)…

Salma Hayek Wows In Skintight Dress At ELLE Women In Hollywood Event

Latina movie star Salma Hayek proved once again that she still got what it takes to stun a crowd. After gracing the cover of Elle Magazine’s November issue, Hayek went on to attend the 22nd Annual Elle Women in Hollywood…

Maggie Gyllenhaal Discusses Hardships In Getting Movie Roles

In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Maggie Gyllenhaal talked about her rejections for casting roles in the past. Gyllenhaal shared all the negative criticisms casting agents had told her. During a roundtable, the 37-year-old actress was sarcastically asked…

Jennifer Garner Talks Sexism And Double Standards In The Film Industry

On Monday, Oct. 20, Jennifer Garner was honored by Elle magazine at the “Women in Hollywood” celebration in Beverly Hills. Although the famed Dallas Buyers Club actress was appreciative of the honor, she also took the opportunity to share her sentiments…

Fay Kanin Dies; Screenwriter Was 95

Famed Hollywood screenwriter and producer Fay Kanin has died. She was 95. Kanin gained fame along with her husband, Michael Kanin, in the 1940s and 1950s while writing screenplays for classic movies such as Sunday Punch, My Pal Gus, and…

Meryl Streep Wants Hollywood To Give Women A Chance

With the huge-budgeted flop of “John Carter” on every movie exec’s mind, most are probably trying to think up ways to pack in audiences this summer, and Meryl Streep says she has the answer: women. The business of film, like…