Variety Power of Women with Judd Apatow


Judd Apatow hosts Power of Women honoring Octavia Spencer, Priyanka Chopra, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kelly Clarkson and Patty Jenkins


From the podium at Variety’s Power of Women event, host Judd Apatow told the invitation-only audience of Hollywood insiders that he’d been given the OK to “go for it.”

And he did just that, taking on newsmakers including fired movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, director James Cameron and President Trump during a luncheon that celebrated the philanthropic efforts of actresses Priyanka Chopra, Octavia Spencer and Michelle Pfeiffer as well as singer/songwriter Kelly Clarkson and “Wonder Woman” director Patty Jenkins.

“Women did a lot of powerful things this week, don’t you think?” said the “Trainwreck” director …

Click here to read my entire story about Variety’s Power of Women luncheon in the Los Angeles Times and to see additional photos.


Top photo:  From left, Variety Power of Women honorees, from left, Patty Jenkins, Priyanka Chopra, Michelle Pfeiffer, Octavia Spencer and Kelly Clarkson (Photo by Rob Latour/ Variety/ REX/ Shutterstock/ courtesy of Variety Power of Women) 

Second photo: Honoree Michelle Pfeiffer and Variety Power of Women host Judd Apatow (Photo by Katie Jones/ Variety/ REX/ Shutterstock/ courtesy of Variety Power of Women) 


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Variety Power of Women with Judd Apatow

Published Nov. 10, 2017 – Ellen Olivier, Society News LA