Among the letter's more than 80 signatories include actors Amy Poehler, Naomie Harris, Heather Matarazzo and Janina Gavankar.
Portrayals of Asian characters haven't improved much since Abdul-Jabbar worked with Bruce Lee in the 1960s, he wrote in The Hollywood Reporter.
Thandie Newton will now go by her real name, Thandiwe, declaring she’s “taking back what’s mine.”
She decided to allow the scene because it was "correct for the film and for the character; and because, after all, I did it," she writes in her upcoming book.
The yearslong #OscarsSoWhite campaign is paying off. The academy is finally recognizing the talent of women and stars of color in Hollywood.
The movie is based on a real-life story about a bear who ate a lot of cocaine and died.
Mike Nichols' memorable comedy starring Nathan Lane and Robin Williams became an unlikely smash, opening doors for more queer-themed pop culture.
The former "iCarly" star opened up about why she left acting after her mother died and feeling "unfulfilled by the roles that I played."
The “Last Man Standing” star revealed that he “kind of liked” that former President Donald Trump pissed people off.
America seems to have turned the page on reading.