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Lady Gaga Celebrates the Release of 'Joanne' with Robert de Niro & Helen Mirren!

Lady Gaga greets fans as she makes her way to her performance during the Bud Light Dive Bar Tour on Thursday night (October 20) at The Bitter End bar in New York City.

The 30-year-old “Perfect Illusions” singer had several A-list guests in attendance at the performance – including Robert de Niro, Helen Mirren, and her husband Tyler Hackford!

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During the show, Gaga performed songs off of her new album Joanne – which was released that same night!

Earlier that night, Gaga was spotted wearing a blue glittery outfit and pink cowboy hat as she stepped out.

20+ pictures inside of Lady Gaga, Robert de Niro, and Helen Mirren out in NYC…

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Helen Mirren Celebrates Film 'Eye in the Sky' at NYC Luncheon

Helen Mirren stylishly arrives at at a luncheon hosted by Bleeker Street to celebrate her 2015 film Eye in the Sky on Tuesday (October 18) in New York City.

The 71-year-old actress was joined at the event by the film’s director Gavin Hood and Queen of Katwe director Mira Nair.

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Eye in the Sky
is about two government officials who face political opposition after ordering a drone missile strike to take out a group of suicide bombers in Kenya.

Helen starred in the film alongside Aaron Paul and the late Alan Rickman.

15+ pictures inside of Helen Mirran and other guests at the luncheon…

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Julia Roberts Drops the F-Word for a Good Cause at Hillary Clinton's Broadway Fundraiser

Julia Roberts makes a speech while on stage at Hillary Clinton‘s Broadway fundraiser “Stronger Together” on Monday night (October 17) at the St. James Theatre in New York City.

The 48-year-old actress was joined at the event by many other Hillary supporters including Lena Dunham, Neil Patrick Harris, Helen Mirren, Ansel Elgort, Uzo Aduba, Sarah Paulson, Chelsea Clinton and host Billy Crystal.

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Julia got pretty passionate during her speech, using her fair share of the F-word before asking, “When you’re live streaming on Facebook, can you say that?”

She made sure to turn her colorful language into a good cause though, challenging the audience to donate $500 to the campaign every time she used the word!

10+ pictures inside from Hillary Clinton‘s Broadway Fundraiser…
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Miley Cyrus & Liam Hemsworth Couple Up at Variety's Power of Women Luncheon

Miley Cyrus strikes a pose while attending Variety’s Power of Women Luncheon Presented by Lifetime on Friday (October 14) in Los Angeles.

The 23-year-old singer was joined by her boyfriend Liam Hemsworth, marking the first time the couple has posed for pictures together at a public event since they got back together earlier this year.

Miley had her arms around Liam while they watched some of the presenters, and the duo was spotted taking selfies together and staying close as they mingled with guests.

Liam was happy to support Miley‘s latest Variety magazine cover, which honored her charity work with her Happy Hippie Foundation, an organization the offers support to the LGBTQ community and homeless youth.

Other honorees included Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Ava DuVernay, and Laverne Cox.

“I was overjoyed to not only share today with the brazen women in this room … but feeling just so fortunate,” Miley said during her speech (via People). “To anyone who’s ever felt like they’re different or don’t fit in, I want you to take that as a victory and know you’re not alone. I want to send love into the universe because we desperately need it.”

35+ pictures inside of Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth at the event… More Here! »

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Scarlett Johansson & Helen Mirren Step Out at Variety Power of Women Luncheon

Scarlett Johansson looks chic in a flowered dress while attending at Variety’s Power Of Women Luncheon on Friday afternoon (October 14) at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 31-year-old actress was joined at the event by her fellow honorees Helen Mirren, Laverene Cox and Ava DuVernay.

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While on the carpet, Helen opened up about gender inequality in the entertainment industry and how she has seen it change.

“You can not imagine how it’s changed. It’s so extraordinary…a change I’ve seen a lot in the last 10, 15 years is behind the camera, more and more women in the camera department, the sound department and that is a very exciting development,” she explained.

FYI: Scarlett is wearing a Mayle dress, Stuart Weitzman shoes and carrying a Dolce & Gabbana clutch.

20+ pictures inside from the Variety’s Power Of Women Luncheon
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Scarlett Johansson, Laverne Cox, & More Cover Variety's Power of Women L.A. Issue

Laverne Cox, Ava DuVernay, Scarlett Johansson, and Helen Mirren take separate covers for Variety‘s Power of Women issues!

The ladies – who were also joined by Miley Cyrus for the honor – opened up to the mag – here’s what they shared:

Laverne, on her involvement with National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP): “What’s so exciting about the work NCAVP does is it’s also about changing the narrative of who LGBTQ people are and when we begin to change the narrative, then we reduce violence against those communities. And so much of that narrative comes from data collection. For years they’ve been the only agency tracking violence against the LGBTQ community. It is vital, vital work the NCAVP is doing to change the narrative, to change policy, to change lives.”

Scarlett, on Planned Parenthood: “It’s pretty terrifying. Somehow, a woman’s right to choose has become a subject that’s on the Republican platform. I don’t really know what it has to do with politics at all. It seems to be a deeply personal issue.”

Ava, on her diverse casting: “I wanted to make sure all girls see themselves in the film.”

For more from the women, visit Variety.com.

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Lupita Nyong'o, Amy Adams, & More Cover Elle's Women in Hollywood Issue!

Eight amazing actresses are featured on the cover of Elle‘s Women in Hollywood issue, which is hitting newsstands on October 18.

Lupita Nyong’o, Amy Adams, Helen Mirren, Kathy Bates, Kristen Stewart, Felicity Jones, Aja Naomi King, and Anna Kendrick are the women receiving covers for the November 2016 issue.

Here is what the ladies shared with the mag:

Lupita on her success despite being told her skin was “too dark for African television”: “I grew up with a very limited mirror of myself. I watched a lot of TV, but the people on it were always light skinned. And now I have a platform that takes me into people’s houses and onto the pages of their magazines.”

Amy on spending the majority of her twenties trying to find her own voice: “I wasn’t working, and I wasn’t happy. I kept trying different acting techniques, like, I’d try to act like the actresses who were getting hired. I thought maybe then I’d get a job. I spent the majority of my twenties trying to figure out who I was and where I fit in, not just in Hollywood, but also in the world. It took me a long time to sort of find my own voice.”

Helen on being mostly surprised by her later-stage career: “I have no idea why. I think it’s a lucky combination of elements, not the least of which is that I happened to fall in love with an American [director Taylor Hackford] in my late thirties, the man who is now my husband. Even though I still think of myself as absolutely British, I was here in [Los Angeles], so I was visible.”

For more from the issue, visit Elle.com!

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