Lupita Nyong’o

Oscar speeches

The most memorable Oscar speeches

I’ve had an obsession with the Oscars for most of my life, so my friends are all more than a bit surprised when I announce, “I don’t go to Oscar parties.” I’m also very choosy about whom gets invited to […]

ATW June 3, 2014

5 surprising things that 1960s TV changed [CNN]

Lupita Nyong’o’s ‘Acceptable Blackness’ and the Myth of a Post-Racial Hollywood [The Daily Beast]

David Simon, creator of The Wire, says new US drug laws help only ‘white, middle-class kids’ [The Guardian]

Shailene Woodley and Brie Larson Are Out to Conquer Hollywood—and Fix It [Vulture]

What “Top Gun” has in common with “The Odyssey” [Salon]

Kimberly Peirce’s Incisive, Inspirational Speech to AFI’s Directing Workshop for Women [Indiewire]

Political Adviser’s Salon Draws Hollywood Execs, Israeli Journalist Ari Shavit [THR]

Spotlight: Maleficent Writer Linda Woolverton on Working with Angelina Jolie and Turning a Villain into a Hero [ssn]

AnnaLynne McCord: Why I’m Done Staying Quiet About My Sexual Assault [Cosmopolitan]

Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong’o

“No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.”
– Lupita Nyong’o

ATW February 21, 2014

An Oscar Voter Spills Secrets on Woodygate, Wolfgate, and Awards Scandals [The Daily Beast]

How Lupita Nyong’o won Oscar season [Salon]

A TV Star Had To Explain Why A White Man Killing A Black Kid Is An American Problem, Not A Black One [Upworthy]

Danny Strong on Playing Elijah’s Mean Boyfriend on Girls, Pizza Parties With the Cast, and Empire [Vulture]

7 Movies That Are Turning 10 Years Old in 2014 … [all women stalk]

5 Web Series You Should Be Watching [Raindance]

Oscar’s Unsung Heroes: ‘Lone Survivor’ Stunt Coordinator, ‘Llewyn Davis’ Cat Herder and ‘Her’ Vidgame Designer [Variety]

Elaine Stritch On (Not) Wearing Pants and Hating the Title of Her New Documentary [Indiewire]

Are You Meeting Your Laugh Quota? Why You Should Laugh Like a 5-Year-Old [Psychology Today]

ATW January 26, 2014

20 Most Awesomely Retro Moments in Grammy History [Rolling Stone]

Lupita Nyong’o On the Fear That Guided Her 12 Years A Slave Performance [Vanity Fair]

7 Things “Star Wars” Taught Me About Productivity [99u]

Biggest Sundance Winners? Millennials [Cultural Weekly]

Renée Zellweger delivered an acclaimed, divisive performance in Cold Mountain [The Dissolve]

A Polar Vortex Watch List: 5 Films to Cure Your Winter (Ch)ills [word&film]

To Understand the Modern Crime Thriller, Watch Michael Mann’s Thief [Vulture]

Standing On A Seesaw, Balanced On The Cliff’s Edge, Reaching For The Brass Ring Clutched In The Eagle’s Claw [Hope for Film]

Industry Pro: Screenwriter Shane Weisfeld [Your Industry Insider]

ATW January 11, 2014

The Golden Globes: Who Should Win [Vulture]

Forbes 30 Under 30 [Forbes]

25 Great ’80s Movies Time Has Forgotten [Flavorwire]

Palm Springs International Film Fest’s Darryl Macdonald on Future Plans & Old Hollywood Memories [ssn]

Lupita Nyong’o: 10 things to know about the ’12 Years a Slave’ actress [CNN]

How Do You Live? [Mimosa Lotus]

Listen to Eight Interviews of Orson Welles by Filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich (1969-1972) [Open Culture]

TV Marriages Over the Years [beliefnet]

Cultivating Compassion [Daily Good]

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