Crystal Lucy Awards

8 pieces of advice from Hollywood’s leading women from the star-studded Women in Film’s Crystal + Lucy Awards     From onstage, as she accepted Women in Film’s Lucy Award for Excellence in Television June 15, Taraji P. Henson, best known as Cookie Lyon on Fox TV’s “Empire,” talked of the bad rap women sometimes get in the entertainment industry being called “diva, difficult, catty – when all we’re doing is in those moments, when you call us being difficult – we’re fighting for what we deserve. “We’re all we got, ladies,” she said. “If we don’t support each other, who will?” The...

Hollywood Reporter P...

Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford reunite at Hollywood Reporter’s Power 100 celebration     The event: More than 40 years after heating up movie screens in the 1973 blockbuster “The Way We Were,” Robert Redford and Barbra Streisand had starring roles at the Hollywood...

The Hollywood Report...

Shonda Rhimes honored, Joan Rivers remembered at Hollywood Reporter Breakfast       The event: The Hollywood Reporter hosted its 23rd annual Women in Entertainment breakfast at Milk Studios in Los Angeles on Dec. 10, the day the magazine named the industry’s top 100 female power players....

Family Equality Coun...

Adam Lambert, Darren Criss, Amber Riley, Melissa Etheridge Lend Their Talents for Family Equality   A jubilant mood prevailed at the Family Equality Council’s Los Angeles Awards Dinner. Not only was there an impressive turnout of celebrities in the sell-out crowd, but also by night’s...

Operation Smile Gala

Kate Walsh, Lionsgate’s Kevin Beggs, Dr. Randy Sherman Honored by Operation Smile with Emcee Brooke Burke-Charvet, Presenter Harrison Ford     At the Operation Smile Gala, held Sept. 27 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Brooke Burke-Charvet and her husband, actor David Charvet,...

Variety and Women In...

Female Primetime Emmy Contenders, VIP TV Execs Converge on Variety & Women In Film’s PreEmmy Affair    No matter how many other PreEmmy celebrations took place Sept. 20 – and there were plenty of them – the night’s party-hoppers didn’t miss the chance to...