When "Cairo Time" star Patricia Clarkson looks at the well of potential female nominees for lead actress, she sees plenty of competition, but feels great about it.
When Lisa Cholodenko's domestic comedy "The Kids Are All Right" premiered at the Sundance Film Festival this year, the reviews ranged from solid to outright ecstatic.
"Waiting for Superman," "The Tillman Story," "Restrepo" and "Inside Job" are among the 15 docus shortlisted by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences for the documentary feature category.
A working actress since the age of 10, Shannon Woodward may finally have what every thesp looks forward to: a steady gig.
One could argue that actresses have already transcended gender in Hollywood. After all, several female thesps from Angelina Jolie ("Salt") to Helen Mirren (the upcoming "Arthur" redo) have nabbed…
While movie studios ponder the success of strong female characters on TV and what that means for their slates, Showtime is speeding ahead with the confidence that viewers are drawn to femme-driven…
When Jennifer Lawrence was on "Monk" in 2006, she and her parents recalled the year before -- when they were holed up in a Florida motel preparing for a fruitless Abercrombie shoot. They laughed.
To prep for the part of a celebrity French TV journalist who survives the 2004 tsunami in Clint Eastwood's "Hereafter," Belgian thesp Cecile de France devourd whatever books she could find on dying…
If oddsmakers are right, at least two female-produced films will compete for animated feature honors at the 2011 Oscars ceremony: Pixar's "Toy Story 3," produced by Darla Anderson, and Dreamworks…
In her debut feature role, Hailee Steinfeld (who turns 14 on Dec. 11) portrays Mattie Ross, the central character of the Coen brothers' upcoming "True Grit."
Sisters Laura and Kate Mulleavy have produced 12 hit collections since launching Rodarte in 2005, and their gowns have been worn by actresses including Keira Knightley, Kirsten Dunst, Tilda Swinton…