Fresh off Star Wars fame–and a drug overdose–Carrie Fisher found her true calling: as a writer. In this excerpt from her acclaimed biography of Fisher, Sheila Weller gives us the scoop.
Between the three of them, they have 220 years of experience, talent, and guts. Happy Birthday this month to Tina Turner and two other cultural powerhouses.
In her new book No Stopping Us Now, the op-ed columnist introduces us to characters who have been aging boldly since the founding of the country.
Real-life scandals in our #MeToo and #Times Up moment inform this new Apple TV+ streaming series.
The recent Oscar winner is starring as a masked hero in a highly anticipated new series. But that’s only half the story. Wait till you hear how she’s bettering the lives of women and at-risk kids. Brava! By Susan Hornik
Need something gooood to watch? HBO’s Mrs. Fletcher, with Kathryn Hahn, promises to be just that. We can’t wait, how about you?
Lori Lieberman helped write “Killing Me Softly With His Song,” but never received proper credit. Now, as she relaunches her singing career, she shares the real story behind the lyrics.
As she moves from nanny to hot granny in her new TV show, the riotous comedian talks about finding and cherishing life’s silver linings.
In a free-ranging discussion, the Supreme Court Justice explains what she’d add to the Constitution and how long she thinks she’ll stay in the job.
Kate Stone Lombardi never expected a meet-up about literature to play such a huge role in her life. But this gathering of women has worked a kind of magic.
This stage and screen icon pioneered a place for African American women.
On the 50th anniversary of Janis Joplin’s breakout as a solo artist—with a movie and a new book just released—the legendary singer’s best friend tells of their bond and their escapades—from Haight Ashbury to Woodstock.
Jessye Norman’s majestic gift and regal presence will be missed.
A cool resource for women over 40 is now publishing books by and for us, too
After months of checking out how Hollywood treats women our age, Valerie Frankel has developed an aversion to a certain kind of films. Check out why here.
In the new HGTV series, the six actors who played the Brady kids help renovate it to period perfection.
When her friend Elisa invited her to join her dad on a trip through Spain, Janet Siroto knew she’d have a great time. But she didn’t expect to have a whole new view on life at home.
She sings. She acts. And now, as a world-weary stripper in the hit movie Hustlers, Jennifer Lopez is getting buzz for an Oscar nomination.
All Jeannie Ralston wanted to do was make sure her will was done. But, instead, the lawyer prompted her to think deeply about the music that makes our memories.
She’s ba-a-a-ack! Author Elizabeth Strout continues the fractious fictional life and times of her celebrated bristly heroine.