Olivia Truffaut-Wong
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Olivia was born in Berkeley, California, where she was raised to love movies, books and all things entertainment. She went on to major in Film Studies at Barnard College and fall in love with writing. She cultivates a healthy love for The CW and will watch anything starring Channing Tatum.

Latest Articles

Lady Gaga's Reason For Dressing So Weirdly All The Time Will Break Your Heart

Lady Gaga is a lot of things when it comes to fashion, but safe is not one of them. However, the reason why Lady Gaga dresses as weird as she does might surprise her fans. Since the pop star burst onto the scene with her debut album The Fame in 2008,…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

How Billie Jean King Went From Tennis Star To Activist

If you haven't seen Billie Jean King in a while, you're definitely not looking hard enough. The former champion tennis player isn't just the inspiration of the new film Battle of the Sexes, she's also a prominent LGBTQ and women's rights activist. Ki…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Why Emma Stone Is So Convincing As A Star Tennis Player In 'Battle Of The Sexes'

Billie Jean King is highly regarded as one of the best tennis players to have ever competed professionally, male or female. So, when Emma Stone signed on to play King in the upcoming movie Battle of the Sexes, she knew it meant going straight to the …
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

People Actually Have A Really Good Reason To Be Pissed At The Emmys For Playing This Actor Off The Stage

Fans of Emmy winner Sterling K. Brown and NBC's This Is Us were not pleased when the winner of Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series was played off the stage. Sterling K. Brown was played off by the Emmys towards the end of his speech, and, needle…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Lena Waithe Just Broke An Emmys Glass Ceiling & Brought Down The House With Her Moving Speech

It's official: Lena Waithe is the first black woman to earn an Emmy for Outstanding Writing in a comedy series. The writer was awarded the golden statue for her work writing Master of None's "Thanksgiving" alongside her co-writer Aziz Ansari. Waithe …
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Here's Why Twitter Is Obsessed With The 2017 Emmys Announcer

The 2017 Emmys announcer is so full of energy he's almost putting host Stephen Colbert to shame. With his enthusiastic introductions and spot-on music choices, the mystery announcer quickly took Twitter by storm. So, who is he? Well, the 2017 Emmys a…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

How 'Game of Thrones' Won The Emmys Without Being Nominated

HBO's Game of Thrones wasn't eligible for any 2017 Emmy nominations, but that doesn't mean the show and its legacy was absent from the awards ceremony on Sunday. (Let's be real, it's not a TV awards show without GoT, even when it's not allowed to win…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Shailene Woodley Just Gave The "I Don't Watch TV" Excuse That Every TV Fan Hates & It's Rude AF

Shailene Woodley may have been up for an Emmy for her role in HBO's Big Little Lies, but, as she just revealed on the 2017 Emmy red carpet, the actor steers clear of TV in her real life. Woodley doesn't own a television; in fact, she just told E! New…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Sophie Turner Is Too Busy To Be At The 2017 Emmys

Game of Thrones fans hoping to catch a glimpse of Sansa on the 2017 Emmys red carpet might be very disappointed. The actress has yet to appear at the awards show, but if Turner does end up being MIA, fans should take comfort in knowing why Sophie Tur…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The Real Meaning Behind Jennifer Lawrence's 'Mother!' Character Will Enrage You

Mother! is, for all intents and purposes, a bit of a Rorschach test. Every audience member comes out of Darren Aronofsky's new psychological thriller with a different analysis on what the movie is really about. There are, however, a few agreed upon t…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The Ridiculously Easy Marvel Halloween Costume Hack That Lets You Be 5 Different Characters

Not all heroes wear capes, but a great deal of them do wear spandex, and even more of them cary around snazzy, world-saving accessories. It's part of what makes dressing up as a superhero for Halloween so much fun. But as tempting as it is to just sp…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

How This Sneaky Trend Among Movies With ‘American’ Titles Affects Women & People of Color

What makes a movie "American"? Besides being made in America or financed by American money, it seems the "American" moniker can just be slapped onto any movie about an American man achieving his dreams — however questionable they may be. This fall, a…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

This Creepy Part Of Jennifer Lawrence's 'Mother!' Will Leave You With So Many Questions

There's something not quite right with Mother, Jennifer Lawrence's title character in the new psychological thriller Mother!. She's anxious, prone to panic attack-like states that cause her to hallucinate — or perhaps see the creepy details behind th…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Watch 'Mother!' Stars Jennifer Lawrence & Michelle Pfeiffer Defy One Of Hollywood's Biggest Cliches

Between the two of them, Jennifer Lawrence and Michelle Pfeiffer have seven Oscar nominations, 10 Golden Globe nods, and dozens of stand out performances. They are, arguably, two of the best working actors today, and, as if that weren't enough, they'…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

If You're Totally Confused By The New Movie 'Mother!', You're Not Alone

By all accounts, Mother! is a film that caters precisely to audiences who love the unorthodox. Details about Darren Aronofsky's new film starring Jennifer Lawrence have been kept purposefully minimal, leaving almost no potential viewer with any clue …
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Why That 'Home Again' Director Dad Seemed So Familiar

Home Again isn't just a romantic comedy, it's also a love letter to Hollywood. In the film, Reese Witherspoon's Alice Kinney is a recently separated mother of two who stumbles back into the dating scene when three aspiring filmmakers move into her L.…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Visit The Town From 'It' At Your Own Risk

If the small town of Derry, Maine, had a tourism slogan, it would be this: where small town America meets very real horror. Horror icon Stephen King has been about creepy goings-on in the town of Derry for decades, never more famously than in his 198…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

All The Stephen King Easter Eggs Hidden In 'It' You Probably Missed

It isn't just a movie about a group of kids who band together to fight a shapeshifting monster who feeds on children and their fear, it's also a full on love letter to the mind of Stephen King. There are a few clever Stephen King Easter Eggs in It, p…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The Creepiest Part Of 'It' Comes After The Credits

Clown lovers, beware, the newest adaptation of Stephen King's classic horror tale It is not doing the real-life performers any favors. In It, Pennywise the Clown rises again to terrorize a small town and reclaim the title of most terrifying clown eve…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

This Detail Makes The Evil Clown In 'It' Even More Terrifying

It would be unfair to blame writer Stephen King for our collective fear of clowns, but when it comes to who's responsible for making Pennywise one of the most terrifying names in the world, that's all King. It's an innocent enough sounding name, whic…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong