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Lady Gaga Performs at Producers Guild Of America Awards 2016

Lady Gaga takes the stage in elegance for her performance at the 2016 Producers Guild Of America Awards held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on Saturday evening (January 23) in Century City, Calif.

The 29-year-old entertainer was joined at the event that night by Viola Davis, Michael B. Jordan, Amanda Seyfried, America Ferrera, Tony Hale, Shonda Rhimes, and Anthony Anderson.

The annual ceremony celebrates the finest producing work of the year, and “gives the Guild an opportunity to honor some of the living legends who have shaped our profession.”

FYI: Gaga is wearing Carolina Herrera with Chopard jewelry. America is wearing an Alexia Maria dress. Michael is wearing a Z Zegna tuxedo.

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Viola Davis Says the Diversity Problem is 'Not With the Oscars'

Viola Davis is weighing in on the diversity problem in the entertainment industry that has been put in the limelight following the 2016 Oscars nominations last week.

“The problem is not with the Oscars, the problem is with the Hollywood movie-making system,” the two-time Oscar nominee told Entertainment Tonight.

“How many black films are being produced every year? How are they being distributed? The films that are being made, are the big-time producers thinking outside of the box in terms of how to cast the role?” Viola continued. “Can you cast a black woman in that role? Can you cast a black man in that role?”

“The problem isn’t even our pay,” she added. “You could probably line up all the A-list black actresses out there [and] they probably don’t make what one A-list white woman makes in one film. That’s the problem. You can change the Academy, but if there are no black films being produced, what is there to vote for?”

Viola was asked if she will be attending this year’s show and she said she won’t be as she will be on vacation. She also said it should be Chris Rock‘s choice if he wants to host still, not celebs who think he should step down.

“Like I said, the Oscars are not really the issue,” Viola said. “It’s a symptom of a much greater disease. But if he does, I hope he takes it as an opportunity to make a statement, a social statement about change. It’s 2016.”

Viola Davis & Priyanka Chopra Stun at Elle's Women in Television Dinner

Viola Davis flashes a smile for the cameras at Elle’s 2016 Women In Television Dinner held at Sunset Tower Hotel on Wednesday evening (January 20) in West Hollywood, Calif.

The 50-year-old How to Get Away with Murder actress rubbed shoulders with her co-star Aja Noami King, as well as Quantico‘s Priyanka Chopra, UnREAL‘s Constance Zimmer, Grey’s Anatomy‘s Jessica Capshaw, Scandal‘s Darby Stanchfield, and Black-ish‘s Tracee Ellis Ross.

Fresh Off the Boat‘s Constance Wu also squeezed in a photo with the magazine’s editor-in-chief Robbie Myers at the event, which was sponsored by Hearts on Fire and Olay.

FYI: Viola is wearing a Carmen Marc Valvo dress, Stuart Weitzman shoes, and a Rauwolf clutch. Priyanka is wearing a Vionnet gown, Christian Louboutin shoes, Rauwolf clutch, Jacquie Aiche earrings and ring, and Suzanne Kalan bracelets. Jessica is wearing a Zoë Chicco necklace.

25+ pictures inside of Viola Davis and more at the Elle event…

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'Suicide Squad' Official Trailer Debuts Online - Watch Now!

The official trailer for the highly anticipated movie Suicide Squad has been released!

The movie will star Will Smith as Deadshot, Jared Leto as The Joker, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, and Cara Delevingne as Enchantress.

Also featured in the star-studded cast are Scott Eastwood, Common, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jay Hernandez, Karen Fukuhara, Jim Parrack, and Adam Beach.

Suicide Squad follows imprisoned super villains who are recruited by a secret government agency to execute dangerous black ops missions in exchange for clemency. It will be released in theaters on August 5.


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Taraji P. Henson, Julia Louis-Dreyfus & More Cover Elle's Women in TV Issue!

Taraji P. Henson, Viola Davis, Olivia Wilde, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Priyanka Chopra are Elle magazine’s Women in TV to watch for the February 2016 issue.

Here’s what the ladies had to share with the mag:

Julia, on roles for women in movies vs. TV: “Go to the movies—how many good scripts are you really seeing out there? How many good, meaty roles are there for women within those scripts? Not tons of them. Right now there are so many [TV] shows on with strong, complicated, powerful, not-so-powerful, interesting human beings who are women. And I am thrilled to be playing one of them.”

Viola, on the lies about women: “We’ve been fed a whole slew of lies about women…if you are anywhere above a size 2, you’re not having sex. You don’t have sexual thoughts. You may not even have a vagina. And if you’re of a certain age, you’re off the table.”

Taraji, on Cookie: “It was very important to me that she not be sassy and neck-rollin’ and eye-bulgin’ and attitude all the time. Everything she does is coming from a place of fighting for her family. That’s why she’s not a caricature.”

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Viola Davis & Priyanka Chopra Rep ABC at TCA Winter Tour 2016

Viola Davis and Priyanka Chopra both stun while arriving at the Disney/ABC portion of the 2016 Winter TCA Tour held at the Langham Hotel on Saturday (January 9) in Pasadena, Calif.

The ladies were joined on the carpet by their respective How to Get Away With Murder and Quantico co-stars Liza Weil and Charlie Weber, and Joshua Hopkins.

Also in attendance were Secrets and Lies stars Jordana Brewster and Juliette Lewis, The Family‘s Alison Pill, The Real O’NealsMartha Plimpton, The Goldbergs‘s Wendi McLendon-Covey, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘s Clark Gregg and Ming Na Wen, Grey’s Anatomy actress Sarah Drew, and Scandal stars Katie Lowes, Portia De Rossi, and Bellamy Young.

FYI: Priyanka is wearing a Versace dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, and a Jimmy Choo clutch. Bellamy is wearing an A.L.C. top, Milly pants, LK Bennett shoes, a Djula necklace, Le Vian earrings and ring, and a Bavna ring.

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Viola Davis Shines on the Golden Globes 2016 Red Carpet!

Viola Davis is all shimmer and shine on the red carpet at the 2016 Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday (January 10) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 50-year-old actress is nominated this evening for her work in How to Get Away with Murder! We can’t wait to find out who wins… stay tuned to Just Jared throughout the evening!

Make sure to tune in for the 2016 Golden Globes, hosted by Ricky Gervais, TONIGHT at 8/7c on NBC!

FYI: Viola is wearing a Marchesa gown with Jacob & Co. jewels, Stuart Weitzman shoes, and a Judith Leiber clutch.
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