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Posts Tagged ‘Bridesmaids’

From Octavia Spencer’s Big Win to JLo’s Nipple, Hollywood’s Leading Ladies Generate Oscar Buzz

Hollywood’s leading ladies usually are the talk of the Oscars, if only because of our insatiable interest in what they’re wearing to the big event. But last night, perhaps more than normal, the women of Hollywood generated a whole lot of talk for other reasons both good and bad.

On the good side, you have the wins for Octavia Spencer (Best Supporting Actress) and Meryl Streep (Best Actress). Viola Davis was also the talk of the town both for her choice to go with a natural hairstyle and because she was the expected Best Actress winner.

Once again, the women from the nominated film Bridesmaids had everyone taking shots at the mere mention of Scorsese. And Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig went there with their talk about movie (and weiner) size. Video after the jump, ICYMI, or if you just want to watch it again.

On the not-so-positive side, Jennifer Lopez may have taken her cleavage too far this time and spurred a conversation about a possible wardrobe malfunction. Her stylist says no way.

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Hollywood’s Funny Women Benefit from ‘Bad Teacher’

Much was made about Bridesmaids when it debuted last month, not just because of the Wilson Phillips cameo, but also because it was a comedy starring women that was a bonafide hit.

Well now we have two hits starring people of the female persuasion. The Cameron Diaz movie Bad Teacher came in at number two in the weekend box office, despite some OK reviews.

Not only could the film continue to bolster funny women in Hollywood (there are a good number of them that go under-appreciated, as far as I’m concerned), but it will likely do good things for Diaz.

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