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‘My Name Is Andrea’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

A documentary portrait of Andrea Dworkin, a major figure in second-wave feminism, takes a hybrid approach, combining archival material and performances by actors including Ashley Judd and Andrea Riseborough.

Wynonna Judd Opens Up About Mother Naomi’s Death: “I Feel So Helpless”

Wynonna Judd on Sunday opened up about the death of her mother and singing partner, Naomi Judd, who died by suicide April 30 following a long struggle with mental health issues. In a heartfelt Instagram post, she wrote about the pain of her mother’s death and her feelings of helplessness. First asking “WHAT DO I […]

Naomi Judd Celebrated as “Legend Who Left Country Music Better Than She Found It” in Memorial Service

Naomi Judd was celebrated with words and soaring music at a public memorial service Sunday that ended with her daughter Wynonna announcing that a tour planned for later this year would go on. “Tonight is a celebration, and at the same time I can’t put into words how devastated I am,” Wynonna Judd said. “I […]

Ashley Judd Shares Details Around Mom Naomi’s Cause of Death

An emotional Ashley Judd opened up about her mother Naomi’s cause of death and struggle with mental illness in an interview with Diane Sawyer that aired on Thursday’s Good Morning America. The country music legend died April 30. The actress explained that she had been “deputized” by her family to speak about what happened and […]

Ashley Judd Honors Her Mother Naomi Judd in Touching Post: “Be Free, My Beautiful Mother”

Ashley Judd is remembering her mother and thanking the public for its “outpouring” of support in the wake of Naomi Judd’s death. The actress, who announced her mother’s death on Saturday along with sister Wynonna, posted an online video and photo memorial to the Judd matriarch on Instagram Tuesday. Noami passed away at the age […]

Brandi Carlile Sings “Love Can Build a Bridge” in Tribute to Naomi Judd

Brandi Carlile paid tribute to Naomi Judd, and sent a message of love to the late singer’s family, with a touching cover of The Judds‘ “Love Can Build a Bridge.” Naomi Judd died Saturday at 76. Her daughters first announced her death with a statement that said they had “lost our beautiful mother to the […]

The Judds Join Country Music Hall of Fame in Emotional Ceremony a Day After Naomi Judd’s Death

Ray Charles and The Judds joined the Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday in a ceremony filled with tears, music and laughter, just a day after Naomi Judd died unexpectedly. The loss of Naomi Judd altered the normally celebratory ceremony, but the music played on, as the genre’s singers and musicians mourned Naomi Judd […]

Naomi Judd, of Grammy-Winning Duo The Judds, Dies at 76

Naomi Judd, the Kentucky-born singer of the Grammy-winning duo The Judds and mother of Wynonna and Ashley Judd, died Saturday. She was 76. The daughters announced her death on Saturday in a statement provided to the Associated Press. “Today we sisters experienced a tragedy. We lost our beautiful mother to the disease of mental illness,” […]

Time’s Up Releases Findings From Audit Ahead of “Major Reset”

Time’s Up has completed its reform effort’s first phase, concluding that muddled origins, as well as the unanticipated events of 2020, contributed to the dysfunctional dynamics and communication failures that have led to the organization’s downfall. The report released Friday followed an examination of the current state of the organization by independent consultant Leilani M. Brown, […]

Embattled Time’s Up, Post-Cuomo, Announces a “Major Reset”

Confusion over purpose and mission. Lack of focus on long-term goals. Ineffective communication internally and externally. Lack of accountability for top officials, especially the CEO. Too politically partisan, and too aligned with Hollywood. These are just some of the issues raised in a report commissioned by Time’s Up and released Friday — in the name […]

Shonda Rhimes, Eva Longoria, Jurnee Smollett Among Time’s Up Board Exits Amid Leadership Reorganization

Following the recent resignation of Tina Tchen, several Time’s Up board members are set to exit amid a reshuffling of the organization’s leadership. Shonda Rhimes, Eva Longoria, Jurnee Smollett, Katie McGrath, Christy Haubegger, Hilary Rosen, Michelle Kydd, and Time’s Up’s interim board chair Nina Shaw are among the members stepping down from their positions with […]

Ashley Judd Appears at Public Event Without Crutches After Shattering Leg in Congo Rainforest

Ashley Judd is now walking without her crutches after shattering her leg in February.  The actress and humanitarian posted pictures and a video on her Instagram Tuesday from her outing at a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in Boston. Judd wears a brace in one of the photos, but she appears to be walking […]