—Return Of The Mack
Hey Anne Hathaway! I think I love you now.
Matt Lauer asked Anne about that photo of her vagina and she ended her response with: “I’m sorry that we live in a culture that commodifies sexuality among unwilling participants, which brings me back to Les Mis.”
OK, like, sure, I’m vomiting all over Les Miserables, but that’s talent. She went from vagina photo to Les Mis without even blinking. And the Oscar goes to.
Anne Hathaway also shut down (skip to about 53 seconds) Jerry Penacoli when asked about her catsuit in Dark Knight Rises, by saying, “Are you trying to lose weight? What’s the deal, man? You look great. No, no, seriously, we have to talk about this… What do you want? Are you trying to fit into a catsuit?”
Speaking of douchebag Jerry Penacoli and his sexist manner towards women, Scarlett Johansson also called him out on his BS. And it was beautiful.
Or how about that time Emma Stone called out the indifference in interview questions in comparison to her male actor counterpart?
Emma Stone: They ask who is my style icon, what’s the one thing that I can’t leave my house without. I’m always like, “My clothes!” I can pretty much leave without anything. It’s fine as long as I’m not naked.
Andrew Garfield: I don’t get asked that—
Emma Stone: You get asked interesting, poignant questions because you are a boy.
Teen Vogue: It’s sexism.
Emma Stone: It is sexism.
Or going back to Scarlett Johansson, she did almost the exact same thing (skip to around 1:40):
Reporter: I have a question to Robert and to Scarlett. Firstly to Robert, throughout Iron Man 1 and 2, Tony Stark started off as a very egotistical character but learns how to fight as a team. And so how did you approach this role, bearing in mind that kind of maturity as a human being when it comes to the Tony Stark character, and did you learn anything throughout the three movies that you made? And to Scarlett, to get into shape for Black Widow did you have anything special to do in terms of the diet, like did you have to eat any specific food, or that sort of thing?
Scarlett: “How come you get the really interesting existential question, and I get the like, “rabbit food” question?
What I’m trying to say, really, is that I love how these actresses are stepping up to the contrast of females to males in Hollywood. Even though they have to go through the sexism, inequality and general rudeness of media outlets, they’re using their popularity to stand up to it and make others question what is wrong and unjustified in the way they are being treated.
“A friend of mine found this old photograph in a shoe box in his Grandmother’s attic. On the back was written… Aunty Mary and her “friend” Ruth, 1910. I wonder if those quotation marks imply what I think they do, by the look on their faces, I would say they do”
Ever wondered what an LBD-Twilight mashup would look like? Check it out! Featuring our very own Christopher Sean as Jacob.
In this parody of the Twilight Saga, in the style of “Lizzie Bennet,” we find Bella reconsidering Edward and Jacob.
“The Lizzie Bennet Diaries” reconsiders Jane Austen’s “Pride & Prejudice” from the perspective of a vlogger. We wondered… what if we reconsidered the “Twilight” books in the same way? Starring Grace Helbig, Chris Thompson, Christopher Sean and Taryn Southern, “The Bella Cullen Diaries” is a wacky, sometimes strange re-imagining of the love triangle drama that gripped an entire generation.
Bella: Grace Helbig (http://youtube.com/dailygrace)
Edward: Chris Thompson (http://youtube.com/supricky06)
Jacob: Christopher Sean
Rosalie: Taryn Southern (http://youtube.com/tarynsouthern)
Directed & Edited by Brett Register
Written by Lon Harris
Produced by Lon Harris and Shira Lazar
Two days of time and LBD-love was spent on this. If it finds its way to any of the creators or cast, I hope they feel the love! ;D
We definitely feel the love. :)
THREE ARE SO MANY CAST MEMBERS!!! This is extremely well done. Also…kitty.