Chris Rock: Hollywood Is Giving Black Women the Shaft

Chris Rock continues his press run for Top Five with yet another piece of totally en fuego commentary, this time in the form of an essay for the Hollywood Reporter. In it, he's just like, ripping down the curtain of political silence around Hollywood's rampant racism, throwing said curtain on the ground and blasting… » 12/03/14 5:30pm 12/03/14 5:30pm

Anna Kendrick Says 'Feminism' Has Basically 'Become a Curse Word'

Anna Kendrick is playing Cinderella in the film adaptation of Into the Woods, which merges the storylines of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk. Ahead of the movie's Christmas Day release, Kendrick did an interview with The Daily Beast where she elaborated on Cinderella's feminist… » 11/25/14 10:50am 11/25/14 10:50am

​Turkish President: A Woman's Role in Society Is to Be a Mom

Just a few months ago, the Turkish government landed in some hot water after a deputy minister made an outrageous statement about Women's Place in Society, claiming that women shouldn't laugh in public. Now, in the world's worst competition, Turkey's president has really outdone his minister, claiming that men and… » 11/24/14 1:10pm 11/24/14 1:10pm

Marie Claire Doesn't Do Drunk Anna Kendrick Justice

Marie Claire recently gave a reporter the impossibly fun assignment of going out and getting drunk with Anna Kendrick. While this should have led to good times and quotes aplenty, the article (or what's available of it online) is basically just your typical lady mag word salad. Why oh why won't Marie Claire (or… » 11/10/14 6:30pm 11/10/14 6:30pm

Maggie Smith on Her Husband's Death and 'Deafening Silence' of Grief

In a recent interview with The Telegraph, Dame Maggie Smith, ever the quick and cutting wit, took a dry (and occasionally sad) approach to reflecting on grief, fame and her life's work. "Everything's an icon," Smith told the interviewer. "If you have been around long enough you are an icon. A rather dusty icon… or a… » 11/10/14 1:30pm 11/10/14 1:30pm

Ronda Rousey, UFC Star, Uses Fight Tactics on WWD Interviewer

Ronda Rousey is an Ultimate Fighting Championship superstar, but she's currently beefing up her resume with modeling and acting gigs: she's just been named the face of Buffalo David Bitton jeans, and is appearing in big budget films like Fast & Furious 7, Entourage, and last summer's The Expendables 3. With this… » 10/30/14 6:20pm 10/30/14 6:20pm