Actress Tessa Thompson, co-star of the new Men In Black: International movie, says she pitched ideas to the production company to change the movie title to reflect the current liberal Hollywood ideology.
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Friday, March 8, is International Women's Day. Women from all walks of life took to social media to honor the movement for women's rights all over the world.
Actress Regina King is the only splash of colour on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. King graces the cover with 4 leading ladies -- Glenn Close, Kathryn Hahn, Nicole Kidman, Rachel Weisz and pop singer Lady Gaga.
Tiffany Haddish is not playing about her money. The Night School star asks for a manly fee when her rep negotiates her movie contracts.
Grammy Awards President Neil Portnow responded to public criticism that the 2018 Grammy Awards major category winners were 75% male. Portnow responded to the backlash that sparked a #GrammysSoMale hashtag on Twitter.com on Sunday.
Only one woman took home a trophy in a major category -- Alessia Cara who won for best new artist.
Bitter comedian and actress Mo'Nique is still on the warpath after asking her social media followers to boycott Netflix for offering her $500,000 to perform her standup comedy routine in a TV special.
Mo'Nique accused the online streaming giant of gender and race discrimination. She argued that other comics such as Chris Tucker and Amy Schumer were offered millions for their Netflix specials.
Mo'Nique continues her public dispute with Netflix over pay disparities and gender and race inequality. Over the weekend, the 50-year-old comedienne called for a boycott of the online streaming giant after she claims she was offered $500,000 for a standup comedy special -- a fraction of what Netflix pays comedians such as actress Amy Schumer (who is not funny at all) and Chris Rock.
Comedienne Wanda Sykes also criticized Netflix for paying her pennies compared to what men and Caucasian comics receive.
Tracee Ellis Ross is asking network bosses for a raise to close the pay gap between her and Black-ish co-star Anthony Anderson -- even though he has more responsibilities than she does.
Ellis Ross is battling ABC network bosses for equal pay despite the fact that Anderson holds dual roles as actor and executive producer on Black-ish.
Ellis Ross says earning the same pay as Anderson is fair because it symbolizes equality in Hollywood.
Comedienne Amy Schumer has said what many feminists refuse to admit: that women are not equal to men. In a social media post, Schumer, 36, admitted she did not deserve the same pay as her male counterparts.
Washington DC sanitation workers have their work cut out for them.
The so-called "nasty women march" on Washington DC left the nation's capital buried under a mountain of garbage. "Why didn't they take their trash with them?," grumbled one sanitation worker on social media.
An email exchange in the latest WikiLeaks dump proves Hillary Clinton fails to practice what she preaches when it comes to equality.