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Meryl Streep Funds Lab for Female Screenwriters Over 40
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When it comes to women’s struggle to find good work in Hollywood as they age, the journey is so well-documented that it often parodies itself.  Take half of Liz Lemon or Jenna Maroney’s self-deprecating jokes about age on 30 Rock, for example– they were playing characters in their 30s. Unfortunately, this tangible limitation isn’t only for female actors of a certain age, and a shortage of fulfilling work can be found across the board in film careers. Sounds like a challenge only the great Meryl Streep can conquer. More

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Five Memorable Speeches From the Oscars Broadcast
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Last night was a big moment for Oscar winners attaching a message to their speeches instead of the usual thanking of family, friends and co-workers. Whether it was an empowering message for depressed teens, a battle cry on unfair wages for women or simply asking their fellow countrymen to take a shot, here are the best five speeches given at last night’s broadcast. More

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ABC Interrupts Oscar Livestream to Start Playing ‘The Social Network’ For Some Reason
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The Academy Awards telecast is a big deal for ABC, one of the few reliable live non-sport-related television events that still draws a crowd in the age of DVR and time-shifted viewing. And yet many who chose to watch the telecast on ABC’s official streaming site got treated to an unprompted airing of The Social Network a couple hours into the show. More