Somebody Please Make Madonna Stop

In today's Tweet Beat, Madonna, girl, no, I'm having a hard time believing that Nicky Hilton frequents the New York subway system and a League of Their Own reunion. » 2/05/15 7:40pm 2/05/15 7:40pm

Geena Davis to Launch Film Festival Dedicated to Diversity 

Geena Davis is launching a film festival dedicated to highlighting diversity in film and securing distribution for the winning films. The Bentonville Film Festival will take place in Bentonville, Alabama from May 5-9 and will screen an estimated 75 films. » 1/06/15 9:00pm 1/06/15 9:00pm

Pregnant Leathers & Naked Bellies at THR's Women in Hollywood Lunch

There were scant paparazzi pics from Hollywood Reporter's Women in Hollywood luncheon Wednesday, which hopefully reflects more on attendees' disinterest in step-and-repeats than the paps' disinterest in Women in Hollywood. But those that did go... did they ever wear some clothes! » 12/10/14 4:30pm 12/10/14 4:30pm

Geena Davis Does a Great Impression of Jack Nicholson Hitting on Her

On Jimmy Kimmel Thursday night, Geena Davis stopped by and talked about her early years in the business (she got her start as a Victoria's Secret model). Davis revealed that when she worked with Dustin Hoffman on Tootsie, he gave her something to say to get out of sleeping with costars who were hitting on her: "I'm… » 11/07/14 10:10am 11/07/14 10:10am

Revisiting Cutthroat Island, the Feminist Pirate Movie That Failed

The 1995 movie Cutthroat Island has the dubious honor of at one point holding the title of biggest Hollywood flop. As the Guinness Book of World Records explained in honoring the film, it cost roughly $100 million to make but earned back only $11 million worldwide. Green lit during the girl power boom of the '90s and… » 10/18/14 1:15pm 10/18/14 1:15pm

Remember When Geena Davis and Jeff Goldblum Were Married?

It appears that a few weeks ago, actor Jeff Goldbum, 61, proposed to his girlfriend Emilie Livingston, a 31-year-old former Olympic gymnast from Canada. This is the third marriage for Goldblum; he was once married to actress Patricia Gaul and also, fascinatingly, to Geena Davis. » 7/15/14 6:00pm 7/15/14 6:00pm

Thelma and Louise Reunited and Took Another Selfie

In today's Tweet Beat, Rob Delaney and Patrick Stewart are up to their own hijinks again, Rihanna hangs out with a fucking adorable baby and did you know Thelma and Louise invented the selfie? » 6/19/14 7:40pm 6/19/14 7:40pm

Thelma and Louise Is Even More Awesome Than I Remembered

Thelma and Louise: The ultimate road movie, feminist revenge flick, 128 minutes of vicious male-bashing, the one where Brad Pitt is stoopid sexy, a punk-rock Western — however you think of this iconic 1991 film from Oscar-winner Callie Khouri and director Ridley Scott starring Geena Davis as the fun-loving Thelma, and… » 1/13/14 2:20pm 1/13/14 2:20pm

Breaking News! Female Protagonists Are Still Rare in Gaming and Movies

Despite Geena Davis's simple, two-step process (so easy, a misogynistic producer can use!), women remain woefully underrepresented both behind and within the scenes of the movie and gaming industries. » 1/05/14 2:30pm 1/05/14 2:30pm

Geena Davis Solves Hollywood Sexism in Two Easy Steps!

Bad news, sexism! Geena Davis is here to MURDER YOU WITH A BOW AND ARROW. The actress wrote a column for the Hollywood Reporter this week in which she outlined her two-step plan to fix gender inequality in Hollywood. And it's great. » 12/12/13 8:15pm 12/12/13 8:15pm

How Hollywood Helps Deter Women from Computer Science

The New York Times today would like to suggest that storytelling is powerful, that, in the whole art/life dynamic, it’s life that imitates art, not the other way around, at least not when it comes to kids imagining viable career paths for themselves. For instance, too many “Dilbert” perusals and Office Space viewings… » 10/26/13 1:30pm 10/26/13 1:30pm

Geena Davis Might Be the Best Person Alive

Geena Davis is a tall drink of badass. Not only does she advocate for women and girls in media, she's also a world class' archer. Learn to be more like her: » 8/30/13 10:30am 8/30/13 10:30am

OMFG Beyoncé Just Cut Off All Her Hair.

Holy motherfuckin' cow. Beyoncé posted her NEW BLONDE PIXIE CUT on Instagram late last night, while we were all sleeping or making fierce, yet tender love or watching the last episode of Frasier — and the Internet has become a house divided. » 8/08/13 9:00am 8/08/13 9:00am

Geena Davis Wants to Give Hollywood a Heads Up That Female Characters…

When Geena Davis waded through the miasma of G-rated movies with her young daughter, she noticed a troubling phenomenon: male characters outnumbered female characters by a pretty striking margin. What's more, male characters were more often portrayed in leadership positions, meaning that, if a young female viewer were… » 11/25/12 4:00pm 11/25/12 4:00pm

Geena Davis Cites The Feminist Implications of I Dream Of Jeannie

At the Women's Foundation of Colorado, Academy Award-winning actress Geena Davis spoke about gender stereotyping in films and her personal career experiences with the issue. Her nonprofit, the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, works with industry producers to increase and strengthen depictions of women in… » 9/22/12 1:30pm 9/22/12 1:30pm

Madonna's 1991 Letter To Steven Meisel, Unearthed

A League Of Their Own: An Appreciation

"I cannot suffer any more than I have in the past month...I'm dirty all day, and I hardly ever wear make up," Madonna wrote Steven Meisel while shooting A League Of Their Own. We're all lucky she stuck it out. » 8/16/10 12:40pm 8/16/10 12:40pm

You Don't Want To Know What's In Your Cosmetics.