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.


‘Throwback ThursDate’: Dating with dwarfism

Rance Nix does not let his height define him.

Who is Jodie Whittaker, the first ever female actor to play Dr. Who since role was created in 1963?

Jodie Whittaker will be the first ever woman to play Dr. Who.

Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott and Will Smith cast in live-action ‘Aladdin’

Disney had reportedly struggled to cast the film.

Blake Lively as the next James Bond-like spy is exactly what we need

Blake Lively will play Stephanie Patrick in a film adaptation of 'The Rhythm Section.'

‘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.

It’s time to give someone other than Julia Louis-Dreyfus the best comedy actress Emmy

Louis-Dreyfus' work on 'Veep' is well-rewarded at this point. There's plenty of other great work to recognize, too.

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.

A documentary filmmaker is suing James Deen for allegedly sabotaging her doc about him

Maria Demopoulos said the porn actor is blocking her from airing the film, which investigates the sexual assault allegations against him.

Betty Gilpin's Debbie "Liberty Belle" Eagan is the real heart of 'Glow'

Alison Brie headlines Netflix's new wrestling series, but her co-star captures its spirit.

Should we blame Tom Cruise for 'The Mummy'?

Tom Cruise took a massive role behind the scenes of 'The Mummy.'

Fashion icon and clapback queen Zendaya finally lands her first 'Vogue' cover

She's front and center on the July issue, and she looks fabulous.

5 dramas that can win Emmys now that 'Game of Thrones' can't

There are so many deserving shows in the running.

17 times TV shows recast characters over the years — and audiences rolled with it

Sense8 is just the latest in a string of shows to low-key recast main characters.

With these 6 Cannes appearances, Elle Fanning cemented her fashion girl status

From her Vivienne Westwood gown to her Prada shift dress, Fanning won at Cannes.

This is why Patrick Swayze thought Jennifer Grey was perfect for 'Dirty Dancing'

The late actor loved working with his co-star because she was such a natural.

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.

Data sonification lets you literally hear income inequality

You have to hear it to believe it.

That Rihanna-Lupita Nyong'o buddy movie is actually happening

Ava DuVernay is going to direct, and Issa Rae is in talks to write the screenplay.

Edward Albee estate says "no" to black actor being cast as lead in 'Virginia Woolf' play

A new production of one of the most famous plays in U.S. history has been derailed over a racial controversy.

This is how Kirsten Dunst responded when Sofia Coppola told her to lose weight

She was quite candid with her old friend and director.

Jennifer Morrison on her exit from 'Once Upon a Time': "There's no drama here"

Jennifer Morrison explains the reason behind her departure from 'Once Upon a Time.'

Why was Capheus recast in 'Sense8' season 2? The reason for Aml Ameen's departure

Fans noticed a new actor playing Capheus in the show's recent Christmas special.

Kumail Nanjiani of 'Silicon Valley' perfectly takes down Hollywood's portrayal of Muslims

Nanjiani said Muslim characters in Hollywood are "always defined by their Muslim-ness." He wants to change that.

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.

Who does RuPaul play in 'Girlboss'? Examining the drag queen's non-drag performance

At 56, the drag titan has had quite a life in entertainment already — why not add another chapter?