Caitlin FitzGerald worked hard to leave restaurants behind — and now she’s playing a waitress on TV

'Mic' spoke to Caitlin FitzGerald about how she prepared for her role in 'Sweetbitter' and the impact of #MeToo on the restaurant and acting industries.

‘American Horror Story: Roanoke’ receives no love in top 2017 Emmy categories

Fingers crossed that the Emmys don't fall on the Blood Moon this year.

Emmy Nominations 2017: An updated list of nominees for the 69th awards show

We've had an excellent year of TV — but what shows and actors are getting Emmys love?

Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ casting troubles aren’t necessarily a bad sign

Maybe the entertainment giant is simply taking the task of casting the role — which is multi-faceted and sure to be demanding — very seriously.

Nicole Scherzinger gives the best performance in ABC's 'Dirty Dancing' remake

As Penny Rivera, Nicole Scherzinger brings a surprisingly empathetic touch to the 'Dirty Dancing' remake.

What happened to JonBenét Ramsey? Netflix's 'Casting JonBenét' is more about our obsession

Netflix's new documentary isn't trying to solve the case.

'The Detour' child stars are adorably clueless about the R-rated jokes on the show

Their characters are as delightfully naive as they are.

Twitter dragged Matt Damon for 'Great Wall' whitewashing with #ThankYouMattDamon

The jokes started rolling in ahead of the film's release on Friday.

White actors up for 2017 Oscars are twice as wealthy as Academy Award nominees of color

Here's how rich the 2017 Oscar nominated actors are — by race and gender.

The 2017 Oscar acting nominees are the most diverse lineup in a decade

It ties 2007 for the record.

Black male creators like Denzel Washington are coming down hard on diversity efforts

Lee Daniels and Denzel Washington disregard #OscarsSoWhite, while Tyler Perry calls out reverse racism. What's happening?
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2017 Golden Globes nominations: Meet 20 nominees of color who deserve a "yaaass!"

Nearly a quarter of the nods for acting and directing are for people of color.

Golden Globes 2017: Full list of predictions to win the TV and film categories

Hailee Steinfeld deserves consideration for 'The Edge of Seventeen.'

Golden Globes 2017: Full list of nominations for 74th annual awards

It was a good morning for many an Oscar hopeful.

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8 Asian actresses to consider for Disney's live-action 'Mulan'

There are so many Asian actresses out there who need an opportunity.

Watch Helen Mirren shut down the patriarchy in this incredibly sexist 1975 interview

In which a man asks Mirren whether or not her "equipment" distracts from her acting ability.

Actors of Color Just Swept Every Musical Performance Category at the 2016 Tony Awards

'Hamilton' and 'The Color Purple' made it a clean sweep.

In the Wake of #OscarsSoWhite, the Tonys Just Proved Themselves So Diverse

There's still room to grow, but it's progress.

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Sexism in Hollywood Is Alive and Well — And These Casting Call Horror Stories Prove It

There are only two roles available for women: wife and whore.

Stacey Dash's Oscars Moment Was Super Awkward — Here's What 'Clueless' Actress Had to Say

Stacey Dash awkwardly comes onstage at this year's Oscars.
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Gina Rodriguez’s Emotional ‘Variety’ Speech Sets a Powerful New Standard for Hollywood

You're gonna want to watch this. With tissues.

2016 Oscar Predictions: How the Nominees for Best Supporting Actress Stack Up

May the odds be ever in their favor for the best supporting actress Oscar nominees.

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Viola Davis And Idris Elba Address #OscarsSoWhite During SAG Awards

Hey, #OscarsSoWhite: take a note from the SAG awards.
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Academy Awards Announces Plan to Diversify Membership by 2020, Organization Says

The Academy is addressing its race problem head-on.

Is Will Smith Going to the Oscars? Actor Makes Decision on 2016 Oscars Boycott

Will Smith is finally speaking out against the Oscars.