HFPA Is Investigating Brendan Fraser’s Claim That He Was Sexually Assaulted by Its Former President

On Thursday, GQ published a profile entitled “What Ever Happened To Brendan Fraser?” The piece is long and sad and meandering, and has a frustrating answer to its central question—which is that he never really went anywhere. Fraser has been acting consistently for the better part of three decades, and though his…

Checking in With Judge Kara Brown, Writer on Grown-ish

I called Kara Brown the day after the premiere of Grown-ish, the show on which she recently completed a season as a staff writer. “So prompt,” she complimented me. “I’m a professional,” I responded. Ever the professional herself, she then asked me if it was okay that she was making breakfast while we spoke. “It’s not…

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Percentage of Women Working Behind the Scenes in Film Hasn't Increased in 2 Decades

In discussions of women representation in film, phrases that get thrown around a lot are “female-led” or “female-driven” stories—and just how much we need them. The Handmaids Tale is described as a “female-driven” project, but Bruce Miller ultimately takes home the Emmy for best writing. Three Billboards Outside…

Mark Wahlberg Reportedly Earned $1.5 Million To Reshoot All the Money in the World Scenes, Michelle Williams Only $1000

Back in November, director Ridley Scott announced he would be reshooting scenes from his new film All the Money in the World in order to replace accused child molester Kevin Spacey with Christopher Plummer, to the enthusiastic approval of many. In December, the director affirmed to USA Today that all the actors…