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Aussie Entertainment Industry Urges PM To Get Families Off Nauru and Manus

Actors, producers, filmmakers, directors, musicians – and basically anyone you can possibly think of who’s part of the Australian entertainment industry – have written an open letter to the PM and the Opposition Leader urging them to remove asylum seekers detained on Nauru and Manus, and bring them to safety. More than 900 artists including…

TV Stars Speak Up For #SilencedVoices

Some of the cast members of Jane The Virgin, Shameless, Orange Is The New Black, The Good Place and more are using their social media platforms to remind us about the families who are still separated at the US border. They’re posting videos of themselves with the hashtag #SilencedVoices and they’re reading the words of parents at Port Isabel Detention Center…

David Schwimmer’s #ThatsHarassment Videos Play in NYC Cabs

Friends star David Schwimmer made a bunch of important videos about sexual harassment last year and they’ve been doing the rounds in 13,000 cabs across New York City. “My mother, my sister, countless female colleagues and friends have all experienced some form of sexual harassment in their lifetime,” David said when the ads were initially released. “Now I’m…

Fuller House’s Jodie Sweetin Adds Her Voice To #BelieveSurvivors

She didn’t use the hashtag, but today, Fuller House star Jodie Sweetin swapped her usually light-hearted social media posts for a much more serious one, as she added her voice to the ongoing conversation about believing survivors of sexual assault. The reaction? Well, quite frankly, it’s been disgusting. “I stand with her. I AM her. I was the…

Finding purpose in kindness: Azie Tesfai.

Actress Azie Tesfai‘s kindness has no bounds – literally. While playing Nadine Hanson in the hit series, Jane The Virgin, she has also been helping thousands of people around the world, from Africa to Asia and South America. Her latest role is that of ambassador for SupportKind – an organisation started by Angelina Jolie to help refugees and provide legal services to children facing…

Shouting from a rooftop: JOHN OLIVER!

A friend of mine – let’s call him Richard – recently pointed out that I “should be shouting Oliver’s name from the rooftops rather than Winfrey’s.” He was referring to English comedian and “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver.  At first, I was all, pffffff! Come on Dickie! No one compares to Oprah! But then I looked into it, and John Oliver…

Adrian Grenier’s New Entourage

I’m honored to announce that yesterday I was appointed as a UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador in recognition of my work for the environment and, specifically, our ocean. The ocean has taught me the power of unity. Each individual drop coming together to create our most vital life force, the ocean embodies the power of togetherness….

Delta Goodrem: nothing but kindness.

Today Show news presenter Sylvia Jeffreys recently wrote a piece for 9Honey calling out the “disgusting abuse” Delta Goodrem has been copping online. She says that “If any of these internet haters came face to face with Delta, they would melt into a pathetic little puddle of regret.” I found myself furiously nodding as I read these words. You see, I don’t know Delta, but…

A “fully sick” walk for charity

They’re usually making us laugh in Here Come The Habibs or Fat Pizza, but Rob Shehadie & Tahir Bilgiç are getting serious about an important issue. The comedians, who are busy with their Straight Outta Compo show at the moment, and Season 2 of the Habibs, have recently taken part in the Save Our Sons Walk in Melbourne, to raise awareness about Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Duchenne…

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