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Women in Entertainment 2011

Gail Berman Talks BermanBraun’s Secret to Success: ‘No A**holes Allowed’

Along with partner Lloyd Braun, the 55-year-old mother of two has developed their young company into a thriving player in the TV, film and digital realms.

Why the Odds Are Still Stacked Against Women in Hollywood

A handful of women run studios, win Oscars and influence TV, but across the board, the gains females had begun to make in the entertainment industry are leveling off.

How The Hollywood Reporter Matches Industry Mentors With Los Angeles Teens

THR's Mentorship Program pairs girls from tough backgrounds with women who are decision makers and influencers.

Kathy Griffin, 51 and Proud, Tells Women in Hollywood to ‘Cut the S—‘ and Admit Their Ages

"Jane [Fonda] is one of our greatest living actresses," the comedian writes in this week's THR. "She's Jane F--ing Fonda. Don't tell me she's only castable as the grandmother. That's insane!"

Nina Tassler Opens Up About Firing a Horse, a Rebooted ‘Two and a Half Men’ and What’s Next for CBS

The No. 7 entry on THR's Women in Entertainment List went from a struggling actress to the head of the No. 1 network for eight of the past nine years.

Andrea Riseborough, Felicity Jones Talk Fashion at THR’s Women in Entertainment Breakfast

Two of 2011's rising stars talk to THR about their individual tastes.

THR Women in Entertainment Attendees Answer: What Makes a Power Leader? (Video)

Viola Davis, Bethenny Frankel and Anne Sweeney are among the Hollywood industry players doling out advice for up-and-comers at the annual breakfast celebration.

How ‘X Factor’s’ Simon Cowell’s Right-Hand Woman Handles the Mogul’s Empire and Ego

Ann-Marie Thomson, Syco Entertainment's media maven, launched "The X Factor" all while handling 500 front-page stories a year, teary contestants, cranky reporters and one mogul-sized ego. How does she do it?

‘The Help’: Viola Davis, Tate Taylor, Kathryn Stockett Reveal Awards Season Hopes (Video)

The trio spoke with THR on the red carpet of the annual Women in Entertainment Power 100 breakfast.

11 Women to Watch for Next Year’s Power 100 List

Hot contenders for THR's 2012 honors.

Dana Walden Talks ‘Glee’ Ratings, Backlash: ‘I Fully Believe in This Series’

Says the 20th Century Fox TV co-chairman, who lands at No. 5 on THR's 2011 Women in Entertainment list: "At some point, it won't feel sexy to take shots at 'Glee' anymore.”

Anne Sweeney Reveals Top Qualities of a ‘Power Leader’; Reacts to Her Third No. 1 Women in Entertainment Ranking (Video)

“It really is a measure of how well the Walt Disney Company has done,” the co-chair said of being awarded top placement once again on the annual Power 100 list.