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This Is How You Use Your Privilege: How Jessica Chastain Helped Octavia Spencer Earn Her Worth

This Is How You Use Your Privilege: How Jessica Chastain Helped Octavia Spencer Earn Her Worth

Golden Globe-winning actress Jessica Chastain is well-known as one of the most vocal women in Hollywood when it comes to demanding equity, insisting that she be paid on par with her male co-stars. As
Octavia Spencer: Jessica Chastain Helped Me Get 5 Times My Asking Salary for Our New Movie

Octavia Spencer: Jessica Chastain Helped Me Get 5 Times My Asking Salary for Our New Movie

Talk about girl power! Speaking at the Sundance Film Festival on Wednesday, Octavia Spencer revealed that her friend Jessica Chastain helped her get five times her salary for their upcoming movie
Jessica Chastain honors Women’s March in powerful ‘SNL’ monologue

Jessica Chastain honors Women’s March in powerful ‘SNL’ monologue

She sang a familiar song. The post Jessica Chastain honors Women’s March in powerful ‘SNL’ monologue appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Jessica Chastain breaks character in nihilistic SNL game show sketch

Jessica Chastain breaks character in nihilistic SNL game show sketch

In a surreal – yet too real – moment on Saturday Night Live tonight, Jessica Chastain deliberately broke character as a talk show host to lament, what even matters anymore? Chastain ostensibly plays
Jessica Chastain declares 'You Don't Own Me' in powerful 'SNL' monologue

Jessica Chastain declares 'You Don't Own Me' in powerful 'SNL' monologue

Jessica Chastain, lamenting both her dearth of fun, flighty girl roles and her absence from this weekend's Women's Marches, gave a singing, dancing monologue to kick off tonight's Saturday Night Live
Jessica Chastain Brings the Women's March to 'SNL' for Her Opening Monologue! (Video)

Jessica Chastain Brings the Women's March to 'SNL' for Her Opening Monologue! (Video)

Jessica Chastain leads Kate McKinnon and Cecily Strong in song during her opening monologue on Saturday Night Live. The two-time Oscar-nominated actress hosted the episode on Saturday (January 20) and
Jessica Chastain Hosts ‘Saturday Night Live’ With Important Message for Women on the Eve of the 2nd Annual Women’s March (Watch)

Jessica Chastain Hosts ‘Saturday Night Live’ With Important Message for Women on the Eve of the 2nd Annual Women’s March (Watch)

Jessica Chastain hosted the Jan. 20 episode of “Saturday Night Live,” just hours after cities all over the country hosted the second annual Women’s March. Chastain wasted no time celebrating that
‘Saturday Night Live’ Takes on Trump’s Physical Exam, Stormy Daniels Scandal, Wonders if Anything Matters Anymore (Watch)

‘Saturday Night Live’ Takes on Trump’s Physical Exam, Stormy Daniels Scandal, Wonders if Anything Matters Anymore (Watch)

“Saturday Night Live” opened its Jan. 20 episode by taking jabs at Donald Trump’s doctor, Ronny Jackson, and the physical exam the Trump underwent that said he was 239 pounds. Opening the show was
Which actors have said they won’t work with Woody Allen again? Here’s a running list

Which actors have said they won’t work with Woody Allen again? Here’s a running list

Many celebrities are being called out for past abuses as awards season continues in the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp. In recent…
Jessica Chastain Shows Jimmy Fallon What It's Like to Play Female Roles - Watch Here!

Jessica Chastain Shows Jimmy Fallon What It's Like to Play Female Roles - Watch Here!

Jessica Chastain and host Jimmy Fallon illustrate how underwritten female characters are in this hilarious sketch during last night’s (January 18) episode of The Tonight Show! During the segment, the
Movie Talk: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Tanks in China

Movie Talk: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Tanks in China

On this episode of Collider Movie Talk, Mark Ellis, Perri Nemiroff, John Rocha, and Wendy Lee discuss the following: According to the Hollywood Reporter, Star Wars: The Last Jedi has already been
Watch: Jessica Chastain and Kate McKinnon Are Ready to Throw Down in New ‘SNL’ Promo

Watch: Jessica Chastain and Kate McKinnon Are Ready to Throw Down in New ‘SNL’ Promo

Hosting Saturday Night Live is no laughing matter. Jessica Chastain is ready to kick ass and take names in first ever SNL hosting gig... if she can remember who her nemesis is. The Oscar-nominated
Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer are making a Christmas movie together, and is it December yet?

Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer are making a Christmas movie together, and is it December yet?

Christmas has come and gone, but in Hollywood, there isn’t really a set time frame for the holiday. TV shows film their…
Jessica Chastain Recalls the Moment Her Mother's Boyfriend Slapped Her: 'I Just Kicked Him in the Genitals'

Jessica Chastain Recalls the Moment Her Mother's Boyfriend Slapped Her: 'I Just Kicked Him in the Genitals'

Jessica Chastain is on the cover of WSJ. Magazine‘s Talents & Legends issue. Here’s what the Molly’s Game actress had to share with the mag: On how her past informs her choices: “My mom was a
Jessica Chastain Says Harvey Weinstein Taunted Her After She Refused to Wear His Wife's Designs

Jessica Chastain Says Harvey Weinstein Taunted Her After She Refused to Wear His Wife's Designs

Harvey Weinstien once pressured Jessica Chastain to wear designs from his soon-to-be-ex-wife’s fashion label, the actress claims. In an interview with WSJ. Magazine, Chastain says the disgraced
Jessica Chastain, Octavia Spencer Team Up in ‘Planes, Trains & Automobiles’-Type Comedy

Jessica Chastain, Octavia Spencer Team Up in ‘Planes, Trains & Automobiles’-Type Comedy

Back in 2011, both Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer earned Oscar nominations (in the same category) for their performances in writer-director Tate Taylor's The Help; Spencer would go on to win the
Jessica Chastain, Octavia Spencer to Reunite for Holiday Comedy (EXCLUSIVE)

Jessica Chastain, Octavia Spencer to Reunite for Holiday Comedy (EXCLUSIVE)

Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer are reuniting for a new film. “The Help” co-stars will lead a holiday comedy for Universal. Following a heated bidding war, the studio won the rights to the
Jessica Chastain Says She Was Once 'Slapped' By Her Mom's Boyfriend: 'I’m Capable of Fighting Back'

Jessica Chastain Says She Was Once 'Slapped' By Her Mom's Boyfriend: 'I’m Capable of Fighting Back'

Jessica Chastain isn’t afraid to fight back. The actress opened up about her difficult childhood growing up with a single mother in a “financially unstable” home. “My mom was a single mom; I don’t
Jessica Chastain Reveals She 'Never Wanted to Get Married' Until She Met Her Husband: He's a 'Spectacular Human'

Jessica Chastain Reveals She 'Never Wanted to Get Married' Until She Met Her Husband: He's a 'Spectacular Human'

Jessica Chastain was never enamored with the idea of marriage — until she met her match. “I never wanted to get married,” the 40-year-old actress tells WSJ. Magazine in their February Talents &
Jessica Chastain & Will Ferrell to Host 'Saturday Night Live' in January

Jessica Chastain & Will Ferrell to Host 'Saturday Night Live' in January

Jessica Chastain and Will Ferrell are coming to Saturday Night Live! NBC’s hit sketch show announced that the 40-year-old Molly’s Game star will taking on hosting duties for the first time on