Witherspoon reveals Hollywood assault; Lawrence talks abuse

Witherspoon reveals Hollywood assault; Lawrence talks abuse

Oscar winners Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Lawrence used their speeches at a Hollywood event honoring women to detail experiences of assault and harassment at the hands of directors and producers and pledged to do more to stop such situations from happening.   Witherspoon told the audience at the Elle Women in Hollywood Awards on Monday […]

In the battle for Hollywood endorsements – and cash – Clinton rules

In the battle for Hollywood endorsements – and cash – Clinton rules

By Lisa Richwine and Grant Smith   LOS ANGELES, April 27 (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ positions on fracking, free tuition and breaking up big banks wouldn’t sound out of place in an Oscar winning-actor’s acceptance speech.   But in famously liberal Hollywood, long used as an ATM by Democratic campaigns, Sanders’ message […]