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  1. Hollywood Pioneer Marcia Nasatir: 'If I'd Been Born 20 Years Later, I Would Be Head of a Studio'

    11:00 am PST 12/16/2013
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    The first female vp production at a studio helped to develop "Rocky," "Carrie" and "Coming Home," but found herself repeatedly passed over for promotions because she was a woman: "I didn't need to watch 'Mad Men' -- I lived it." READ MORE

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  2. 4 Ways to Spin Being Fired in Hollywood

    10:00 am PST 12/16/2013
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    At times it felt like half of the entertainment world was given the boot in 2013. Now, a top town player (under cover of anonymity, of course) reveals what to say, and how to say it, after your abrupt au revoir. READ MORE

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  3. CAA Power Agent Reveals Her Sperm Donor Criteria (Guest Column)

    12:00 pm PST 12/13/2013
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    "I went for height, athleticism and a good attitude," Risa Gertner writes for The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment issue. "I figured I was smart enough for both of us." READ MORE

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  4. Jimmy Kimmel on Oprah, 'Sea of Perfect Blowouts' at Hollywood Reporter Women's Breakfast (Video)

    11:48 am PST 12/13/2013
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    The late-night host made surprise remarks at the Women in Entertainment event, held at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Dec. 11. READ MORE

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  5. WME Power Agent Michelle Bohan on Facing Family Phobia (Guest Essay)

    11:00 am PST 12/13/2013
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    Despite fears of "losing control and relinquishing power" in a business that doesn't easily forgive other time commitments, this agent thrives with children, and she advises young women working in Hollywood to do the same. READ MORE

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  6. Where Power Ladies Lunch: Hollywood's Hottest Tables

    10:00 am PST 12/13/2013
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    Forget steaks and alpha seating at The Grill. Hollywood's female business elite share their favorite spots for dealmaking with a side of mixed greens. READ MORE

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  7. Roundtable: Why Do These Casting Directors Get No Respect?

    9:00 am PST 12/13/2013
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    Five women who put the stars in a slew of this year's hot awards-season projects open up about actors' auditions and why Oscar won't acknowledge them. READ MORE

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  8. Hollywood's Power Women Reveal Their Top Rides

    6:00 am PST 12/13/2013
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    These ladies care less about horsepower than looks and do-gooder gas mileage. READ MORE

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  9. Roseanne Barr Wants TV Viewers to Turn Off 'Bitches and Ho's' (Guest Essay)

    5:00 am PST 12/13/2013
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    The outspoken comedienne shares her solution for the "sexism, classism and racism that pervades network television." READ MORE

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  10. Oprah in Tears During Emotional Speech: Live Life to 'Elevate' Others (Video)

    3:57 pm PST 12/12/2013
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    The 2013 recipient of THR's Sherry Lansing Leadership Award took the stage at the annual Women in Entertainment breakfast softly weeping after Maria Shriver introduced her with a poem she had written for Winfrey. READ MORE

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  11. Pat Kingsley: Hollywood's Most Powerful Publicist With Her Biggest Stars

    10:04 am PST 12/12/2013
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    The woman who founded PR agency PMK, helped guide the careers of Sandra Bullock, Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Ellen DeGeneres and many more. Says Kingsley of her former job: "If you disagree with what a client wants, you should state that, and if they overrule you, that’s their choice." READ MORE

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  12. Pat Kingsley Finally Talks: Tom Cruise, Scientology and What She's Doing Now

    10:00 am PST 12/12/2013
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    Hollywood's once-most-feared woman opens up for the first time about being fired by Cruise (and the role Scientology played in their split), why she had to fire her longtime business partner Leslee Dart and her "selfish" life following an unprecedented, astonishing career. READ MORE

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  13. Loyola Marymount University Awards Two Full Scholarships at THR's Women's Breakfast

    10:00 am PST 12/12/2013
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    The awards, worth $200,000 each, were announced Wednesday by actress Demi Lovato at the annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast at the Beverly Hills Hotel. READ MORE

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  14. THR's Women in Entertainment Breakfast 2013

    3:50 pm PST 12/11/2013
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    Anne Sweeney (Co-chairman, Disney Media Networks, President, Disney/ABC Television Group), Darby Stanchfield ('Scandal'), Abbe Raven (A&E Networks), Jane Hartwell, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Kristine Belson (DreamWorks Animation), Allison Williams ('Girls'), Molly Sims (Model), Nancy Dubuc (President and CEO, A&E Networks) and more share what the event means to th READ MORE

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  15. Jimmy Kimmel on Oprah, 'Sea of Perfect Blowouts' At Hollywood Reporter Women's Breakfast (Video)

    3:19 pm PST 12/11/2013
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    The late-night talk show host honors the winner of the Sherry Lansing award. Plus he shares some words of advice for Kanye West. READ MORE

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  16. Maria Shriver's Heartfelt Poem for Oprah Winfrey at THR's WIE Breakfast

    2:55 pm PST 12/11/2013
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    Winfrey's longtime friend read an emotional poem titled "Becoming" while introducing the recipient of this year's Sherry Lansing Leadership Award. READ MORE

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