Members of the California Legislative Women’s Caucus introduced a new bill Tuesday to ensure fair pay for comparable work, no matter the gender of the worker.
A day after Patricia Arquette used her Oscars acceptance speech to stand up for wage equality, women in Hollywood and elsewhere are reacting.
In an awards show that was often punctuated with political commentary, “Best Supporting Actress” winner Patricia Arquette got the crowd leaping to their feet when, at the tail-end of her acceptance speech, she called for equal rights and pay for women in Hollywood and across the nation.
Here is a complete list of nominees and winners (denoted in bold) for the 87th Academy Awards, presented Sunday at the Dolby Theatre.
A first-of-its-kind film took top honors, and several surprise winners took home trophies as the Golden Globe Awards were handed out Sunday.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts held its annual pre-Globes tea party Saturday at the Four Seasons Hotel, where Keira Knightley, Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones and Patricia Arquette were among those toasting the season with scones and finger sandwiches. Other guests included Niecey Nash, Marion Cotillard, Dominic West, Anna Kendrick, Steve Carell, “Game of Thrones” star Kit Harrington, and “Into the Woods” star James Corden.
“Boyhood” is on a roll. The Los Angeles Film Critics Association named Richard Linklater’s 12-year experiment their best picture of 2014 on Sunday.
Actress Patricia Arquette was so disturbed by the bleak post-quake images coming from Haiti, she started a foundation to help the victims.