Elliot Page, Laverne Cox and others show diversity in Hollywood is about more than race

Inclusion is evolving. Hollywood celebs like Elliot Page and Laverne Cox are helping to further educate people about the trans community and representation......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzDec 14th, 2020

Warner Bros. answers diversity call with directors program

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Warner Bros. is answering calls to make Hollywood more diverse, launching a program where it will provide five up-and-coming directors from underrepresented groups with mentoring and around $100,000 to produce a short film to show to .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMar 10th, 2016

These arrogant stars left hit TV shows — and their careers tanked

There are few sure things in Hollywood, but one seems certain — an actor choosing to leave a hit TV show is never a good idea. Earlier this week, Page Six reported that “Empire” star Trai Byers wants out of the Fox drama “Empire,” with a source .....»»

Category: topSource: nypostJan 16th, 2017

TV show inspiring talk about race

FRESH Off the Boat is the first US sitcom to star an Asian-American family, and one of it’s stars can’t believe how it’s sparked talk about cultural diversity......»»

Category: tvSource: news.auJan 16th, 2017

Oscar Diversity Protests Through the Decades

On April 10, 1962, Variety ran a story headlined “Crasher and Pickets Enliven Oscar Show,” about people protesting Hollywood’s lack of diversity. This was 54 years ago, proving that some things unfortunately haven’t changed. Will anybody â.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyFeb 28th, 2016

Diversity must play a role in Oscar show, but not the lead

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sunday's Academy Awards promise a three-way race for best picture, performances by Lady Gaga, Sam Smith and the Weeknd, and the likelihood of first Oscar wins ever for Leonardo DiCaprio and Sylvester Stallone......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 16th, 2017

Laverne Cox Cast In New Series

Laverne Cox, the transgender woman known for her role as Sophia Burset in the hit Netflix Original Orange Is The New Black, is about to add diversity and her amazing acting ability to a new show. Everyone’s favorite woman was recently cast in a new pilo.....»»

Category: topSource: popcrunchFeb 14th, 2015

Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer talk about race issues in Hollywood

Academy Award winning actors Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer celebrate new film about race and family amid criticism against lack of diversity in Hollywood. Rough cut (no narration).....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 27th, 2015

"Birdman" takes lead as Oscar favorite with Producers Award

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Show business satire "Birdman" took the lead in what promises to be a competitive race for the best picture Oscar by winning the top award from Hollywood producers on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2015

Diversity out of the picture in Oscars race

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Within minutes of the announcement of Academy Award nominations on Thursday, up popped a Twitter hashtag to frame a fresh debate about the lack of diversity in Hollywood: #OscarsSoWhite. Before long, it became the social network's .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 19th, 2015

Jerry O’Connell, daytime talk show host, Man in the Middle?

Jerry O’Connell is one of the nicest people in Hollywood and everyone loves him! So when I read on The TV Page that he is testing a daytime talk show called Man in the Middle, I just had to share the wonderful news with you. This, besides acting, is.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgAug 15th, 2014

Elliot Stabler is back in a "Law & Order: SVU" spin-off

Detective Elliot Stabler is leading a new show in a "Law & Order: SUV" spinoff......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzApr 1st, 2020

Aniston and Witherspoon on new show"s message to men: "Watch yourself"

Two of Hollywood's biggest names are teaming up as leading ladies and executive producers of the new Apple TV+ series.....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzOct 31st, 2019

Hollywood pays tribute to "great friend" Valerie Harper

Valerie Harper, the Emmy-winning actress who parlayed a scene-stealing role on "The Mary Tyler Moore" show into her own hit series "Rhoda," died Friday after a lengthy battle with cancer......»»

Category: topSource: tmzAug 30th, 2019

Hollywood elite donate to 2020 Democrats

Campaign finance reports offer a glimpse of who is drawing attention from the entertainment industry in the early stages of the race.....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzApr 17th, 2019

Eric Swalwell announces 2020 presidential run

Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell of California announced he is joining the 2020 presidential race. In an appearance on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" on Monday, Swalwell said he intends to make gun violence a key focus of his campaign......»»

Category: topSource: tmzApr 8th, 2019

"Game of Thrones" Celebrity Superfans: Kristen Bell, Ryan Reynolds and More

All of Hollywood will be tuning in to see how HBO's mega-hit show will end! [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].....»»

Category: topSource: etonlineMar 14th, 2019

"Addams Family" Star Finally Going Hollywood After Death (PHOTO)

It's creepy and it's kooky, not really mysterious but spooky ... 2 years after his death, Ken Weatherwax, aka the OG Pugsley on "The Addams Family" TV show, is closer to getting a proper Hollywood burial. Ken's family friend, Scott Michae.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJan 26th, 2017

Oscars 2017 Nominations: This Year"s Stand Out Nominees

The 2017 Academy Awards are gearing up to be another night filled with memorable moments. The Academy heard Hollywood's cry for more diversity, with seven of the 20 actors nominated........»»

Category: topSource: tmzJan 24th, 2017

Diamond Dallas Page Does a Diamond Cutter on Justin Moore (VIDEO)

Diamond Dallas Page tried doing a diamond cutter on Justin Moore during a concert ... and failed. DDP was a guest at Justin's show in Atlanta Saturday night, when he went into full-on wrestling mode on the country singer and tried doing.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJan 22nd, 2017

Dallas Diamond Page Does a Diamond Cutter on Justin Moore (VIDEO)

Dallas Diamond Page tried doing a diamond cutter on Justin Moore during a concert ... and failed. DDP was a guest at Justin's show in Atlanta Saturday night, when he went into full-on wrestling mode on the country singer and tried doing.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJan 22nd, 2017