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This Oscar-Nominated Cinematographer's Statement On Working While Pregnant Is Must-Read

She's already broken down a hugely significant barrier in her career, but this trailblazer shows no signs of slowly down. Now cinematographer Rachel Morrison got real about working while pregnant in an Instagram post sure to dispel misconceptions…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Why The Oscars' New "Popular Film" Category Could End Up Badly Hurting Women

Earlier this week, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that they were implementing some changes to the annual Oscars. The first major adjustment was that the ceremony's TV broadcast would be cut off at three hours max, meaning…
By Casey Cipriani

The Oscars Just Announced A New Category For "Popular Films" & People Have THOUGHTS

Fans of superhero movies, cheesy rom-coms, and creepy horror films finally have a reason to look forward to awards season — the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences have announced changes to upcoming Oscars telecasts, including the addition of…
By Julia Emmanuele

The Academy President Is Under Investigation For Multiple Sexual Harassment Allegations

Less than two weeks after the 2018 Oscars aired, reports surfaced that the president of the Academy is being investigated over allegations of sexual harassment. Variety broke the news on Friday, March 16 that there are three separate harassment…
By Jamie Primeau

Mindy Kaling & BJ Novak Took More Oscar Pics Together & Fans CAN'T Stop Shipping Them

A picture says a thousand words, and this former Office star just posted four of them. Former on-screen couple Mindy Kaling and BJ Novak have fans shipping them after attending Vanity Fair's Oscars after party together on Sunday. Twitter was already…
By Taylor Ferber

Emma Watson’s Response To Her “Time’s Up” Tattoo Typo Is Actually So Chill

At the 90th annual Academy Awards on Sunday, one actress you probably know sported a temporary "Time's Up" tattoo to show her support for the movement. However, many noticed that something was off about her tattoo as pictures from her at the Oscars…
By Sarah Friedmann

This Pic Of Adam Rippon Meeting Shawn Mendes Is Further Proof He’s Living His Best Life

Adam Rippon attending the 2018 Academy Awards was exciting in itself, but the night turned out to be better than the Olympian probably expected. Rippon met Shawn Mendes that same evening, as well. The 28-year-old bronze medal winner posted a selfie…
By Allyson Koerner

The 'Mom' Cast Just Celebrated Allison Janney's Oscar Win By Showering The Actor With Love

Bringing home a gold statue on Oscar night is sweet, but celebrating it with your TV family in the morning might be even better. As reported by Entertainment Weekly, the Mom cast celebrated Allison Janney's Oscar win in style on Monday. The…
By Sabienna Bowman

How Jessica Chastain, Dee Rees & More Already Use "Inclusion Riders" To Get More Women Hired

"I have two words to leave you with tonight, ladies and gentlemen: inclusion rider." These were the last words of Frances McDormand's Best Actress speech at the 2018 Oscars, immediately prompting everyone watching at home to look up what an…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Margot Robbie’s Oscars Dress Broke During The Awards Show — And She Fixed It Herself

There were a lot of girl power moments at the Oscars. Time's Up pins were seen, women came dressed in armor-like attire, and, heck, Emma Watson even wore a Times Up tattoo. But there's one that might have gone a bit unnoticed. After having a fashion…
By Kali Borovic

Taraji P. Henson Commented On Her Seacrest "Shade" At The Oscars & People Are SO Bummed

Although many took her Oscar night comments to mean just the opposite, Taraji P. Henson says she supports Ryan Seacrest. Many viewers thought she was throwing some subtle shade Seacrest's way when she told him on Sunday's red carpet that "The…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Lindsey Vonn Had To Have Her Sleeves Cut Off At The Last Minute Before The Oscars Red Carpet

When you're getting ready for a big event, one of the things that could throw a wrench into the whole evening is getting a wardrobe malfunction. It's right up there with getting an angry red zit on your chin just hours before you zip up, or…
By Marlen Komar

The Best Actress Nominees Group Hugged At The Oscars & You Have To See The Adorable Photo

Awards season might foster a sense of competition and betting among friends and coworkers, but that doesn't mean there's any love lost between the nominees. When Frances McDormand won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Three…
By Meghan DeMaria

Emma Watson Showed Her Time's Up Support At The Oscars — With A New Tattoo

It's no secret that Emma Watson is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to feminism. She's already the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, and has taken a stand on eco-friendly fashion and has played arguably the most feminist film character of all…
By Kali Borovic

Jennifer Garner Suddenly Remembering Something At The Oscars Is Your New Favorite Meme

When the awards season rolls around every year, it's always an opportunity for memes to be born — just look at the Meryl Streep screaming meme from the SAG Awards. This year, it was a different actor's turn to take the Twitter spotlight at the…
By Nicole Pomarico

This Film's Oscar Win Is Also A Huge Moment For Trans Women

At the 90th annual Academy Awards on Sunday, the film A Fantastic Woman became the first-ever trans-storyline movie to win an Oscar. The film is also the first one featuring an openly trans actress in the lead role to secure the coveted award. A…
By Sarah Friedmann

These #MeToo Quotes From The Oscars Will Make You Proud Hollywood Is Finally Pushing For Change

Considering the the rise of the #MeToo and Time's Up movements in Hollywood (and beyond), it's only fitting that they would be hot topics at this year's Academy Awards, and there were plenty of powerful #MeToo references at the 2018 Oscars. The…
By Stephanie Downs

Gary Oldman Won Best Actor At The Oscars, But Twitter Didn't Forget The Allegations Against Him

The Academy Awards have been a thrilling ceremony from start to finish for film lovers everywhere. One of the more predictable awards of the night went to the star of Darkest Hour (associate producer: Katherine Keating). Yes, Gary Oldman won Best…
By Stephanie Downs

Frances McDormand’s Oscars Win Turned Into A Feminist Moment That Will Bring You To Tears

Based on how the rest of the 2018 awards season went down, it wasn't much of a surprise to watch Frances McDormand win the Best Actress Oscar for her performance as Mildred Hayes in the film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. Jodie Foster…
By Sage Young

‘The Shape Of Water’ Won Best Picture At The Oscars & Twitter Couldn't Be Happier

After last year's show-stealing debacle, all eyes were on the final category at Sunday night's 90th Academy Awards. Luckily, there was no envelope mix-up, and The Shape Of Water took home Best Picture at the 2018 Oscars at the ceremony on March 4.…
By Jamie Primeau