Jessica Lange Explains How She Deals With the 'Pervasive' Problem of Ageism In Hollywood

Sixty-eight-year-old Jessica Lange fulfilled one of the goals on my personal bucket list by appearing on the cover of AARP Magazine this month. Inside, she’s interviewed in the piece “Jessica Lange Can Finally Relax” (a perfect headline), where she discusses her fascinating career, her most legendary romances, and…

Aging Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal 'Too Old' to Play 55-Year-Old's Lover

37-year-old Maggie Gyllenhaal was recently told by a Hollywood producer that she was “too old” to play the love interest of a 55-year-old man. In an interview with The Wrap, Gyllenhaal said she was surprised by the producer’s admission, but that it’s just one of the many “disappointing things about being an actress in…

Point/Counterpoint: A Website That Tells You Exactly How Old You Look

It has come to our attention that two computer dudes, innocently futzing around with “Microsoft’s newly released Face Detection APIs,” have invented a website entitled How-Old.net, which enables users to upload their selfies and give the computer algorithm a chance to guess their age. Its existence immediately proved…