Power 100 Women in E...

Over pastries and awards, honorees Tina Fey and Ryan Murphy talk about women in Hollywood       The 25th annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast brought together an invitation-only list of female power players to enjoy avocado on toast, frittata and pastries — and an...

Variety Power of Wom...

More Talk from Stars at Variety’s Power of Women lunch   The event honored Helen Mirren, Miley Cyrus, Laverne Cox, Scarlett Johansson, director Ava DuVernay, Spanx founder Sara Blakely, Marchesa co-founder Georgina Chapman and Universal Music Group CEO Lucian...

Variety Power of Women

Variety Honors Gwyneth Paltrow, Anna Kendrick, Salma Hayek Pinault, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki and Oprah      The event:  The world is changing where women are concerned, nearly every speaker proclaimed at Friday’s Variety Power of Women luncheon, which bestowed Lifetime Impact honors on actors Salma Hayek Pinault, Anna Kendrick and Gwyneth Paltrow; media mogul Oprah Winfrey and YouTube Chief Executive Officer Susan Wojcicki for their philanthropic endeavors, for — respectively — Chime for Change, the Trevor Project, L.A. Kitchen, Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation and Room to Read. “We are a fantastic...

The Broad Museum Ope...

Bill Clinton Headlines a Star-Studded Guest List at Broad Museum’s Second ‘Opening Night’       After the Sept. 17 black-tie gala opening for 700 at the new Broad museum, what could possibly come next? The answer: Another gala opening Sept. 18 for nearly 700...

Essence Black Women In Hollywood

Oprah Opens 2015 Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon Honors go to Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Regina King, Ruth Carter and “Orange Is the New Black” cast members         The event: At the Feb. 19 Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon, Essence Magazine honored actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw of “Belle” and “Beyond the Lights”; actress-director Regina King of “Ray,” “Southland” and “Jerry Maguire”; Oscar-nominated costume designer Ruth Carter; newcomer Iman Milner; and cast members of “Orange Is the New Black:” Adrienne Moore, Danielle Brooks, Laverne Cox, Lorraine Toussaint, Samira Wiley, Uzo...

Oscar Nominees Celeb...

Hollywood Reporter Fetes Oscar Nominees     The event: The Hollywood Reporter feted this year’s Academy Award contenders at the magazine’s third annual Nominees Night, presented by Cadillac, Feb. 2 at Spago in Beverly Hills. The scene: Star power radiated from inside master chef...