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Ava DuVernay: It's time for the 'righting of a wrong' in Hollywood

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| The filmmaker says progress towards equality and inclusion has been slow — but now is the time for "taking."

How costumes steal the show in 'Phantom Thread'

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In a period drama set in a couture fashion house during the 1950s, clothes can make the movie. And the man who made many of those clothes is Mark Bridges.

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LA prosecutors weighing charges against James Toback

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Prosecutors in Los Angeles are considering criminal charges as they review five cases against writer and director James Toback.

Jessica Chastain says 'major change is coming' to Hollywood

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Hollywood's first awards show of the new year, the 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival, included a speech by actress Jessica Chastain.

Your 2018 Coachella headliners: Beyoncé, The Weeknd, Eminem

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Get ready, Beyhive. The queen bee will headline the second night of the mega music festival, after pulling out of last year's extravaganza.

'Time's Up': The next step in the #MeToo movement

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Shonda Rhimes, Reese Witherspoon, Ava DuVernay, America Ferrera and Eva Longoria are leading a Hollywood anti-harassement initiative.

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Vice Media suspends 2 executives after allegations of harassment

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In late December, The New York Times published a report alleging multiple instances of sexual harassment at the edgy company. Now its president and chief digital officer have been placed on leave.

Ballet master retires amid sexual misconduct probe

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In his letter to the board of the New York City Ballet, Peter Martins, 71, continued to deny he sexually harassed or abused members of the company. He had been on a leave of absence since last month.

Witherspoon, Rhimes among founders of anti-harassment group

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Hundreds of Hollywood women have formed an anti-harassment coalition called Time's Up. The group backs a movement for women to wear black at Sunday's Golden Globes ceremony in solidarity with those who have been sexually harassed.

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