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The Daily Stream: Disclosure Should Be Mandatory Film Education

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they've been watching, why it's worth checking out, and where you can stream it.)The Movie: "Disclosure: Trans Lives on Screen"Where You Can See It: NetflixThe Pitch: Hollywood has a historically terrible relationship with the transgender community, and there is a direct correlation between the way the transgender community is depicted in entertainment and the general public's understanding of what it means to be...
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Dave Chappelle Sparks Justified Outrage With New Comedy Special

In his sixth stand-up special for Netflix, "The Closer," Dave Chappelle has completed his deal with the streamer and gone out on a note so sour, Warheads candies seem sweet by comparison. Upon its release on Tuesday, audiences have been taking to social media to express their outrage, and both GLAAD and The National Black Justice Coalition have called for the special's removal from the streaming platform, noting the very real harm his words may cause. "This is going to be my last special for a m...
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New Hellraiser Movie Will Feature A Femme Take On Pinhead Played By Jamie Clayton

The entire legacy of the "Hellraiser" franchise has been fraught with issues ranging from slapdash sequels made to continue holding on to the rights, and production intervention so strong that the directors have requested their names be taken off the final product. It's natural that fans would be hesitant following the announcement that director David Bruckner ("The Night House," "The Ritual," "Southbound") would be remaking the beloved property with a script from a writing team that includes "T...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, News, Netflix, Showtime, Laverne Cox, Pinhead, Clive Barker, Hellraiser, Ben Collins, Rupaul, Barker, Bruckner, Doug Bradley, David S Goyer, Michelle Darnell


'Promising Young Woman' is now streaming on HBO Max - here's how to watch the Oscar-winning thriller at home

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Carey Mulligan in "Promising Young Woman." Focus Features "Promising Young Woman" is now available to stream on HBO Max. Director Emerald Fennell's thriller follows a woman as she seeks vengeance on the men who wronged her. HBO Max costs $10/month for the ad-supported plan or $15/month for the ad-free plan. Max Monthly Plan (ad-free) (small) Oscar-winning film "Promising Young Woman" is now availab...
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Who Looked More Bangin’ At The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Opening Gala?

Stars including Issa Rae, Regina King and Tessa Thompson enjoyed the opening gala of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles this weekend.
Tags: Movies, News, Film, Actors, Los Angeles, Nicole Kidman, Jazz, Regina Hall, Ava Duvernay, Angela Bassett, Laverne Cox, Tessa Thompson, Arts & Entertainment, Special Events, Celebrity News, Red Carpet


Laverne Cox wows in tiny black bikini - fans go crazy

Laverne Cox soaked up the sun in a tiny string bikini and her fans were falling over...
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‘Pose’ star Mj Rodriguez is first transgender actress with lead Emmy nomination for prime-time series

LOS ANGELES — “Pose” co-star Mj Rodriguez made Emmy history Tuesday by becoming the first transgender performer to be nominated for a leading-performance Emmy Award in a prime-time series. Rodriguez is the third transgender performer overall to receive an Emmy nomination. Laverne Cox received multiple nominations for best supporting actress for “Orange Is the New Black.” Rain Valdez was nominated last year for lead actress in a short-form series for “Razor Tongue.” RELATED: ‘The Crown,’ ‘Mandalo...
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Mj Rodriguez’s Emmy Nomination is a Vital Breakthrough, and We Need to Talk About it

Michaela Jaé “Mj” Rodriguez made history today as the first transgender performer nominated in a leading performance category at the Emmys. The actress, who stars as Blanca, Mother of the House of Evangelista, on FX’s Pose, is only the third transgender performer nominated in the history of the awards, across all categories. Pose has been full of television breakthroughs, putting the stories of LGBTQ+ people of color in the spotlight. The series draws heavily from the 1990 documentary Paris ...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, News, New York City, Paris, Cbs, Academy, Laverne Cox, Cox, Blanca, Sophia, New Black, Rodriguez, Jeffrey Tambor, Emmy Nomination


Oscars Invite Steven Yeun, Issa Rae, Others to Join Academy

Steven Yeun, Nathan Lane, Issa Rae, Robert Pattinson, Janet Jackson, Leslie Odom Jr. and Laverne Cox are among the artists being invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
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Watch With Me on Google TV: Laverne Cox’s watchlist

Movies and TV can make us laugh, cry and even shape who we are. Our watchlists can be surprisingly revealing. We’re teaming up with entertainers, artists and cultural icons on a new Watch With Me series on Google TV to share their top picks and give you a behind-the-scenes look at the TV and movies that inspired them.Laverne Cox is an Emmy-nominated actress and LGBTQ+ advocate. Despite spending plenty of time on camera, she’s also a fan of being in the audience. “I love movies, I love television...
Tags: Google, Chromecast, Johnny Depp, Laverne Cox, James Spader, Laverne, Google TV, Ashley Lu


Variety Power of Pride Honorees on Why LGBTQ Visibility Is Needed — and Why It Can Be Dangerous

In Variety‘s Power of Pride Conversations presented by iHeart Media, two profound discussions touched upon the importance of LGBTQ representation in the media. Senior film writer Matt Donnelly hosted the first panel discussion with actors profiled in Variety’s annual pride issue, including Griffin Matthews (“The Flight Attendant”), Ariana Debose (“The Prom”), Hannah Einbinder (“Hacks”), Michael D. […]
Tags: News, Events, Variety Events, Laverne Cox, Michael D, Nico Santos, Michael D. Cohen, Matt Donnelly, Hannah Einbinder, Variety Power, iHeart Power of Pride Recap


A Guide to Pride Without Pandering

It’s June and time for another Pride Month, the annual celebration of LGBTQ pride and identity. If you thought last year’s pandemic-influenced Pride was unusual, then this year promises to be even more different. Why? Well, COVID-19 of course. And we have a new President and new leadership in Congress. And we’ve experienced a year of attention to the realities of life for people of color and LGBTQ people like no other in recent history. Pride is a celebration, yes, but it started as a protest. A...
Tags: Congress, Washington, America, Diversity, Pr, Lgbtq, Laverne Cox, Thought Leadership, Tammy Baldwin, Bayard Rustin, Audre Lorde, PRSA Counselors Academy, Frank Kameny, Pride Month, Celebrating Diversity, Ben Finzel


Laverne Cox on the Future of Trans Liberation: ‘Representation Is Not Enough’

Laverne Cox has been one of the most visible trans people in the world for the better part of a decade. After landing a role on Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black” in 2013 and being the first trans person on the cover of “Time” to illustrate what the magazine called “the transgender tipping point” […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Lgbtq, Laverne Cox, Disclosure, Power of Pride


SodaStream: Rainbow Story with Laverne Cox

Here’s one rainbow story you don’t want to miss! Celebrate Pride Month with Laverne Cox & SodaStream. Together we can change the world, one rainbow at a time. #sodastream_rainbowstory Video of SodaStream - Rainbow Story with Laverne Cox
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How Jazz Jennings Changed the World for Trans Youth Simply by Being Herself

In 2007, six-year-old Jazz Jennings went on national television to tell Barbara Walters the same thing she’d been telling her parents, siblings and anyone else who would listen: She was, despite her birth certificate’s insistence otherwise, a girl. Shy and sweet, Jennings answered Walters’ probing questions with the clarity and patience of someone used to […]
Tags: Features, Barbara Walters, Laverne Cox, Jennings, Walters, Nicole Maines, Jazz Jennings, I Am Jazz, World for Trans Youth Simply


Film studio sorry for dubbing Laverne Cox's voice with a man

Laverne Cox's character in Oscar-winning film Promising Young Woman was dubbed by a man in Italy.
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Universal Pictures International Apologizes to Laverne Cox Over ‘Promising Young Woman’ Dubbing

Universal Pictures International has apologized to Laverne Cox for giving her a male voice in the Italian-language version of “Promising Young Woman.” “We are deeply grateful to Laverne and the transgender community for opening our eyes to a bias that neither we nor many in our industry had recognized,” a spokesperson from Universal Pictures International […]
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Outrage as male voice actor dubs Laverne Cox in Italian-language Promising Young Woman

Cox’s character in the revenge thriller given deep voice of Roberto Pedicini, sparking backlash over European dubbing of trans actorsThe Italian-language version of Emerald Fennell’s revenge thriller Promising Young Woman has come under fire for giving trans actor Laverne Cox a male voice. Scheduled to hit theatres across the country on 13 May, the release has been pushed back after a clip of Una Donna Promettente was posted by Universal Pictures Italy on 6 May. In the since-restricted video, Co...
Tags: Europe, Business, Gender, Film, Women, Disney, America, Life and style, Society, World news, Film Industry, Netflix, Transgender, Culture, Italy, Men


Laverne Cox named E!'s red carpet host after Giuliana Rancic's exit and she's ready, 'honey'

Laverne Cox will host the network's "Live From E!" which covers Hollywood's biggest events including the Grammys and Oscars.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Laverne Cox Named Red Carpet Host of ‘Live From E!’

Laverne Cox has been tapped as the new face of the red carpet for E! The NBCUniversal-owned cabler has tapped the “Orange Is the New Black” star to serve as host of the “Live From E!” franchise for the cabler that is known for its extensive coverage of the preamble to awards shows and festivals. […]
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'Promising Young Woman' is now available to rent or buy - here's how to watch the Oscar-winning movie at home

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Carey Mulligan in "Promising Young Woman." Focus Features "Promising Young Woman" is available to buy or rent through VOD services like Prime Video and Vudu. The thriller follows a woman as she seeks vengeance on the men who wronged her. "Promising Young Woman" won the 2021 Academy Award for best original screenplay. Young Woman (small) Oscar-winning film "Promising Young Woman" is now streaming through...
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What To Expect From The Oscars Red Carpet

According to Laverne Cox, it can’t all be fashion – but then it can’t all be politics, either. “There’s so, so much work that goes into a look. This is the sad thing about there not being red carpets. It’s a whole cottage industry of stylists and hair and makeup people. I think we can celebrate that and also do something else. I can shout out the designers that I’m wearing and also talk about something that is important to me.” – The New York Times
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‘Promising Young Woman’ to Offer Free Screenings for College Students

“Promising Young Woman,” the dark comedy starring Carey Mulligan, will be offered for free to college students. Focus Features, the film’s backer, has partnered with RAINN, the country’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, to host virtual screenings of the film on April 15. Following the showing, Laverne Cox will moderate a conversation with her co-star Mulligan […]
Tags: News, Carey Mulligan, Laverne Cox, Promising Young Woman


Laverne Cox, Sterling K. Brown to star in 'The Normal Heart' virtual benefit reading

Laverne Cox is among the cast who will perform a virtual benefit reading of Larry Kramer's Tony Award winning play "The Normal Heart."        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Laverne Cox, Regina King and Selena Gomez Sign GLAAD Letter Supporting Transgender Women and Girls

In honor of Transgender Day of Visibility, GLAAD has released an open letter signed by more than 465 feminist leaders in support of transgender women and girls. The letter, organized by the LGBTQ media watchdog group and writer-activist Raquel Willis, serves as a statement of solidarity between cisgender women, trans women and feminist allies in […]
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'Promising Young Woman' is nominated for 5 Academy Awards - here's how to watch the thriller at home

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Carey Mulligan in "Promising Young Woman." Focus Features "Promising Young Woman" is available to buy through VOD services like Prime Video, Vudu, and more.The thriller follows a woman as she seeks vengeance on the men who wronged her."Promising Young Woman" received five Academy Award nominations including best picture. Young Woman (small) "Promising Young Woman" is now streaming through a variety of dig...
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‘Mank’ leads Academy Awards nominations with 10 nods

By JAKE COYLE | AP Film Writer NEW YORK — David Fincher’s “Mank” has led nominations to the 93rd Academy Awards with 10 nods, and for the first time, two women — Chloé Zhao and Emerald Fennell — were nominated for best director. Eight films were nominated for best picture. “Mank” was joined by Fennell’s “Promising Young Woman,” Zhao’s “Nomadland,” “Judas and the Black Messiah,” “Sound of Metal,” “Minari,” “The Father,” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7.” History was made in the best director categ...
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‘Mank’ leads Academy Awards race with 10 nominations

By JAKE COYLE | AP Film Writer NEW YORK — David Fincher’s “Mank” led nominations to the 93rd Academy Awards with 10 nods Monday, and for the first time, two women — Chloé Zhao and Emerald Fennell — were nominated for best director. Eight films were nominated for best picture. “Mank” was joined by Fennell’s “Promising Young Woman,” Zhao’s “Nomadland,” “Judas and the Black Messiah,” “Sound of Metal,” “Minari,” “The Father” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7.” History was made in the best director cat...
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Laverne Cox and Smirnoff Want to Meet You at the Virtual Bar(re) for Women’s History Month

Women's History Month could use some inclusivity--and maybe a little vodka for all the progress we've yet to make. This March, Smirnoff is teaming up with actor and producer (and longtime brand partner) Laverne Cox on a campaign to broaden the scope of Women's History Month by pairing fan engagement with tangible support for businesses...
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Laverne Cox, George Wallace to Star in Norman Lear-Produced Comedy ‘Clean Slate’ for IMDb TV

Norman Lear’s Act III Prods. and Sony Pictures TV have landed a pair of projects in development at Amazon’s IMDb TV, including one starring Laverne Cox and comedian George Wallace. Lear and his production partner Brent Miller are executive producers on “Clean Slate” and “Lotería,” which are set up at the quickly growing IMDb TV, […]
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