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Lisa Millar

ABC reporter Lisa Millar's perfect response to viewer who criticised her jacket during Paris attacks coverage

The coat

Rob Moran   Even in times of international tragedy, some TV viewers can't get past a female journalist's wardrobe choices.

Wedding snaps

First pics from Sofia Vergara's wedding

The bride wore a strapless dress with a detachable skirt.

Mary Ward   Who was there, and what the dress looked like.

Proud Dad

Johnny Depp talks about his daughter Lily-Rose's sexual fluidity

Johnny Depp: "I’ll never stop worrying about her. It’s a father-daughter thing."

And his discomfort at seeing his teenage daughter become so famous.


A year after his wife's death, man passes out 100 love notes in her honour

A year ago Hyong U Yi’s wife Catherine Zanga died after battling cancer. On Friday, Yi and their two children Anna, 10 and Alex, 7, handed out love notes in her honour to passersby.

Jonathan McFadden   Hyong Yi's heartbreaking and beautiful tribute to Catherine, his wife of 15 years who died of ovarian cancer last year, sparked a wonderful Twitter movement.

Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham describes her endometriosis hell

Lena Dunham says she hopes for "a future in which the pain of teenage girls is fully investigated, taken as seriously as a broken leg."

Dunham says she hopes for "a future in which the pain of teenage girls is fully investigated, taken as seriously as a broken leg."

Dick pics

Debra Messing tells douchebag to 'respect women' after he sends her a dick pic

Messing shared the photo with her 250,000 followers.

Messing shared a pixelated version of the pic with her more than 250,000 followers.

Roxane Gay

Roxane Gay: 'I try not to take the freedom of writing for granted'

Roxane Gay

Jenny Noyes   The 'Bad Feminist' author used her PEN USA award acceptance speech to stress that freedom of expression comes with responsibility to use that right carefully.

Hollywood sexism

Caitlin Stasey on the downside of being 'the pretty girl' in Hollywood

Caitlin Stasey opens up about sexism in Hollywood.

“People are f--king lazy. They know that the quickest way to make a dollar is to objectify and humiliate women.”

Jennifer Lawrence

J-Law is peak goofball in this behind-the-scenes video from her Vogue shoot

Jennifer Lawrence nailing the awkward interview for Vogue.

Jenny Noyes   Feat. masterful impressions of Susan Sarandon, Michelle Obama, Britney Spears, Kate Moss and a horse.


County clerk Kim Davis makes JLaw 'embarrassed' to be from Kentucky

Jennifer Lawrence is passionate about gay rights and women's rights.

Maria Puente   She calls the anti-gay marriage clerk that "lady who makes me embarrassed to be from Kentucky".

Hollywood sexism

Reese Witherspoon made an awesome speech about sexism in the film industry

Actress Reese Witherspoon attends Glamour's 25th Anniversary Women Of The Year Awards at Carnegie Hall on November 9, 2015.

"Films with women at the centre are not a public service project. They are a big-time, bottom line-enhancing, money-making commodity,"

'We have an anti-adoption culture'

Deborra-lee Furness and her husband Hugh Jackman.

Judith Ireland   Adoption campaigner Deborra-lee Furness says getting change on the issue is as difficult as moving Uluru.

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Ellen Page

Ellen Page: 'I felt guilty for not being out'

Ellen Page in New York in 2014.

Karl Quinn   Ellen Page made headlines when she came out last Valentine's Day and, she tells Karl Quinn, she hasn't regretted the decision for a second.

RIP Melissa Mathison

Tributes flow for ET screenwriter Melissa Mathison, who has died aged 65

Melissa Mathison with her ex-husband Harrison Ford, the pair separated after 21 years.

Melissa Mathison, the screenwriter who crafted the enchanting worlds of iconic family films including E.T. the Extra Terrestrial, has died.

Dream wedding

Carrie Brownstein and Amy Poehler officiated some lucky couple's wedding

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28:  Carrie Brownstein in conversation with Gaby Hoffmann at Barnes & Noble Union Square on October 28, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)

Why yes, of course Brownstein is an ordained minister.

Hollywood pay gap

Sienna Miller urges fellow actresses to boycott Hollywood films offering women unequal pay

Sienna Miller at the Cannes Film Festival in May this year.

The actress told Harper's Bazaar female stars could "collectively blacklist" projects that offer male stars more money.

Rebel for Torrid

Rebel Wilson launches 'plus-size' clothing line

Actress Rebel Wilson at the launch of her new clothing line.

The line includes a Koala print shirt because, remember everyone, she's Australian.

Instagram image

Instagram star Essena O'Neill reveals the truth behind her 'perfect' pictures

Instagram star, Essena O'Neill.

Mary Ward   "There is nothing zen about trying to look zen, taking a photo of you trying to be zen and proving your zen on Instagram."

Solange Knowles

Solange defends her extremely cute kid from Instagram trolls who called him 'ugly'

"This could have truly gone south if I was in the wrong mood."

Jenny Noyes   "This could have truly gone south if I was in the wrong mood."


'We both had a big cry': Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt open up about their marriage and her health

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

Kelly Lawler   "To face these issues together and speak about them and talk about what it is to be human, I think can be a beautiful thing."


Margaret Cho has begun '12 Days Of Rage' about her experiences of sexual assault

Comedian Margaret Cho.

Jenny Noyes   The comedian is sharing a post a day, and calling on other women to join the conversation on social media with the hashtag #12DaysOfRage.

Call of Duty

Cara Delevingne shows gamers who's boss in epic Call of Duty trailer

Cara Delevingne shows those gamers who's boss.

"What? You didn't know about Cara? Pfft."

Benedict Cumberbatch

'F--- the politicians': Benedict Cumberbatch slams government over refugee crisis

Benedict Cumberbatch.

Jenny Noyes   The actor has been giving nightly speeches to Hamlet audiences in London, calling for donations to Save The Children.

The original Khaleesi

How Cate Blanchett inspired Daenerys Targaryen

Emilia Clarke as Daenerys  Targaryen in Game of Thrones

Ebony Bowden   She may play one of the most iconic characters on television, but Emilia Clarke said she felt a little lost before transforming into Game of Thrones' famous dragon queen Daenerys Targaryen.

Sexual assault

Taylor Swift sues a radio host who allegedly groped her

Swift says she will donate any damages to charity.

Justin Wm. Moyer   Any damages "will be donated to charitable organisations dedicated to protecting women from similar acts of sexual assault and personal disregard."

Lauren Mayberry

Chvrches singer Lauren Mayberry has written about her experience in an abusive relationship

CHELMSFORD, ENGLAND -  AUGUST 22: Lauren Mayberry of Chvrches performs on the MTV stage at Hylands Park on August 22, 2015 in Chelmsford, England. (Photo by Gus Stewart/Redferns)

Jenny Noyes   "I always made excuses and didn’t view what was happening to me as 'abuse' because he had never physically hurt me."

Survivor story

Singer Rita Ora was the victim of child abuse as a teenager

Singer Rita Ora was reportedly in a relationship with a man 12 years her senior at age 14.

The British singer was in a relationship with a 26-year-old man when she was 14.

Haunting hindsight

This long-lost footage of Bill Cosby creeping on Sofia Vergara will give you the chills

cosby and vergara

 "Men look at you and they think only of sin... you make me feel young again."

Iron Man

Robert Downey Jr dons Tigger outfit to invite a sick kid to the premiere of 'Captain America: Civil War'

Actor Robert Downey Jr.

Jenny Noyes   Seven-year-old Daniel's mum reached out to the star of Iron Man (Daniel's fave) in the hope of getting a shout-out to lift her son's spirits. RDJ's response could not have been better.

Retouched photos

Kate Winslet has a 'no photoshop' clause in her beauty contract

Kate Winslet speaks onstage during the ELLE Women in Hollywood Awards.

"We're all responsible for raising strong young women, so these are things that are important to me."

Sexist Jeb

Jeb Bush gives worst possible answer to question about favourite superhero

Republican presidential candidate former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

"I saw that Supergirl on TV... She looked pretty hot."

Rocky Horror

Laverne Cox has been cast as Dr Frank-N-Furter in 'Rocky Horror'

Laverne Cox will take on the iconic 'Rocky Horror' role.

Bill Keveney   The character is described as "a sexually ambiguous, flirtatious, alien mad scientist".


'Dump Trump' push spurs #RacismIsntFunny campaign

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on the campaign trail on Wednesday.

Bridget Bowman   Saturday Night Live is under growing pressure to dump the Republican presidential candidate as a future host as the furore over his anti-immigrant rhetoric mounts.

Photoshop fail

Zendaya calls out magazine's 'shocking' Photoshop fail

An image posted by Zendaya Coleman of the original (right) and retouched photos from the Modeliste shoot.

Yanang Wang   "These are the things that make women self conscious, that create the unrealistic ideals of beauty that we have," said the young star.

New trailer

Prepare yourself for another epic Jennifer Lawrence performance

Joy is set to be released on Christmas Day.

Just in case anyone still needs convincing she deserves to earn as much (or more) as Hollywood's leading men.


Liam Neeson has voiced a pro-choice ad and Ireland's Catholics are very upset

Liam Neeson in Taken.

The ad has been described as "anti-Catholic", a big no-no in Ireland.

Inspiring roles

Jessica Chastain says she picks characters she hopes will inspire young girls

"I have to be careful when I'm choosing roles. I want to inspire people."

"The more independent and free a woman is, I think those are the most inspiring stories for these little girls."

Peak fame

Barack and Michelle Obama sang Usher happy birthday and it was adorable


Most of us get daggy voicemails of our cousins singing on our birthday. But not Usher.

Breakup song

Gwen Stefani's next single sounds an awful lot like a divorce ballad

Stefani performing her new post-breakup single.

There is no ambiguity in these lyrics. Ouch.

Wage gap

Bradley Cooper says he will join forces with female co-stars during pay negotiations

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21:  Actors Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence attend a screening of "Serena" hosted by Magnolia Pictures and The Cinema Society with Dior Beauty on March 21, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/FilmMagic)

"Usually you don't talk about the financial stuff, you have people. But you know what? It's time to start doing that."

Documentary astounds

Meryl Streep spearheads Oscar campaign for rape documentary

A protester in the documentary <em>India's Daughter</em>.

The documentary chronicles the rape and violent death of a young student on a bus in New Delhi.

Refugee crisis

Cate Blanchett on refugee crisis: 'We don't want to look back in 50 years and think: We didn't help'

Cate Blanchett attends the "Carol" America Express Gala during the BFI London Film Festival.

Jenny Noyes   The actress has compared the Syrian refugee crisis to World War II and says more countries need to step up to the plate.

Celebrity heaven

Bill Murray's Netflix Christmas special is an epic celebrity feast

The lineup includes an eclectic mix of celebs.

Bill Murray dancing and singing in a tux with his celeb BFFs. What more could you want for Christmas?


Ronda Rousey lays out her plan to snag the Captain Marvel role

Ronda Rousey

"Hopefully by the time Captain Marvel comes around, I will have enough experience and skills in the field."

Woman President

Rapper T.I. has some depressing thoughts on Hillary Clinton and the idea of a 'woman president'

Rapper T.I.: "I can't vote for the leader of the free world to be a woman."

Jenny Noyes   "Not to be sexist, but..." is never a good way to start.

White Feminism

Emma Watson defends herself against 'White Feminist' criticism

Emma Watson

"I want to hear as many voices as possible. I want to hear other people's stories."

Back to school

Malala Yousafzai's mum reveals she has gone back to school

Malala and her mother, Toor Pekai Yousafzai.

Jenny Noyes   "Malala comes home and says ‘where is your bag, have you done your homework?' " Bless.

Columbus Day

Broad City's Abbi and Ilana on why Americans should stick it to Christopher Columbus

Ilana Glazer describes Columbus as "the original white douche asshole".

Ilana Glazer describes Columbus as "the original white douche asshole".

Revenge porn

Labor MP introduces revenge porn bill, says blaming women for the crime is wrong

Labor MP Tim Watts: "Not all gay men are Italian fashion designers."

Rashida Yosufzai   Tim Watts: "It's the same as telling a woman who was raped that she was asking for it when she decided to wear a short skirt, or go out at night."

Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne opens up about her struggle with depression, says 'embrace your flaws'

The model-turned-actress said that she had felt "completely suicidal and alone" during her school years.

Jemma Crew   "The cracks within us are the beautiful parts that need to have light shone on them."

Nicole Kidman

Kidman says divorcing Cruise best thing to happen to her career

Nicole Kidman speaks during the Women in the World Summit.

Lexi Finnigan in London   Nicole Kidman has said that her divorce from Tom Cruise was the best thing that happened for her career.

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj shuts down New York Times interview following reporter's sexist question

Nicki Minaj on the cover of the latest New York Times.

Rob Moran   "To put down a woman for something that men do, as if they're children and I'm responsible... That's a premeditated thing you just did."

'Thrown around the room'

Nicole Kidman reveals violent sex scenes with John Cusack

VIENNA, AUSTRIA - MARCH 24:  Nicole Kidman attends Omega Press Junket at BAWAG PSK Zentrale on March 24, 2013 in Vienna, Austria.  (Photo by Luca Teuchmann/Getty Images)

Ebony Bowden   Nicole Kidman has spoken about the violent sex scenes she endured at the hands of John Cusack while filming 2012's The Paperboy.

Ask Pharrell

Watch Pharrell get interviewed by a bunch of adorable British school kids


Rob Moran   "My favourite thing in the world is chicken nuggets, what's yours?"

Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver tells about the time she tried to talk abortion rights with Ronald Reagan

Sigorney Weaver speaks onstage with Anthony Lane during The New Yorker Festival

Jenny Noyes   "Every time I opened my mouth they were like 'Is that actress talking again? Is she allowed to talk like that?'"

Amber Rose led SlutWalk in Los Angeles with emotional speech on slut shaming

Amber Rose in her Funny Or Die skit 'Walk of No Shame'.

Jenny Noyes   And her mum brought a sign with a message for Kanye West.

Demi Lovato explains her no make-up, body positive Vanity Fair photo shoot

Demi Lovato poses for a no-makeup, body positive Vanity Fair photo shoot.

"It shows other women that you can get to a place where you can overcome obstacles of body image issues and you can feel comfortable and confident in your skin."