Amy Poehler is using her platform, and her experience, to speak out on behalf of tipped workers! The 46-year-old Parks & Recreation star joined supporters and spoke out at a One Fair Wage event at The Rockefeller Foundation on Fifth Avenue on Tuesday (February 20) in New York City. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics [...]
Sexual harassment and super-low wages are no joke for restaurant workers, comedian — and former waitress — Amy Poehler said Tuesday.
Before she became a “Saturday Night Live” alum with a bunch of films under her belt, Amy Poehler was a waitress juggling low wages.
Ovaries before brovaries, right?? On Tuesday, Amy Poehler reunited with her Parks and Recreation gal pals — including Kathryn Hahn, Rashida Jones, and Aubrey Plaza — for a special Galentine's Day celebration. The February 13 holiday was made famous thanks to the Poehler-led comedy, so it only seems right that she celebrated the day with her [...]
All is right in the world of love because Amy Poehler and her Parks and Rec co-stars gathered on Feb. 13 to celebrate Galentine's Day. What's Galentine's Day? Oh, it's only the best day of the year. The unofficial holiday was introduced...Show More Summary
Ladies celebrating ladies.
It wouldn’t be Galentine’s Day without a Parks & Recreation reunion! Aubrey Plaza took to Instagram on Tuesday (February 13) to share a reunion selfie with her former Parks & Rec co-stars Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, and Kathryn Hahn to celebrate the power of female friendship! On Parks & Rec, Amy‘s character Leslie Knope created [...]
In 2010, Galentine's Day was just another Parks and Rec episode, but in recent years it's become a symbol of female empowerment and solidarity. The fictional holiday, brought to life by Leslie Knope (played by Amy Poehler), was a day...Show More Summary
February 13th, Galentine's Day, consists of three important things: Waffles, women, and wise words by the holiday's creator, Leslie Knope, who is Amy Poehler's character on the hit TV show Parks and Recreation. And it's time you celebrate the unofficial holiday IRL.
Brooke Posch, former co-head at Amy Poehler’s Paper Kite production company, has joined Tony Hernandez’s Jax Media as President of Original Programming. In her new position, Posch will executive produce and oversee development on both...Show More Summary
'Scrubs' and 'The Cleveland Show' writer Aseem Batra will pen the script for the single-camera entry. read more
NBC has given a pilot order to a half-hour single-camera from comedy Aseem Batra (Marlon), Amy Poehler, Julie Anne Robinson and Universal TV, where Batra, Poehler and Robinson are under overall deals. Written by Batra, the untitled comedy, inspired by Orli Auslender’s book I Feel Bad: All Day. Show More Summary
The ROC co-founder stepped out on the red carpet as part of the #TimesUp movement During Sunday night’s Golden Globe Awards, women in Hollywood flooded the red carpet with a sea of black attire to raise awareness for the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. Show More Summary
...And Maxine Waters, too.
Eight actresses — Amy Poehler, Emma Stone, Emma Watson, Laura Dern, Meryl Streep, Michelle Williams, Shailene Woodley, and Susan Sarandon arrived at the 2018 Golden Globes accompanied by female activists on the red carpet.
Amy Poehler hits the red carpet alongside Saru Jayaraman at the 2018 Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday (January 7) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 46-year-old actress and the fair wages activist both wore black to the event to show their support for the Time’s Up initiative, which aims to [...]
Seth Meyers got it right! He had a tricky wicket to navigate as host of the Golden Globes; the biggest story in Hollywood over the past few months was the various sexual misconduct scandals — not exactly the easiest subject to joke around about. Thankfully the Late Night host got laughs not just about the wave [...]
Amy Poehler chose not to go solo to the Golden Globes! In fact, the actress arrived to Sunday's award show in Los Angeles with Saru Jayaraman, an activist and leader in the food labor movement! And unsurprisingly, both beauties showed off in black gowns! With Amy accenting hers with an emerald bracelet, Saru opted for statement earrings and [...]
Some celebrities are set to be joined by special guests at the 2018 Golden Globes tonight! Celebs like Emma Watson, Laura Dern, Michelle Williams and Amy Poehler will be walking the carpet alongside women’s rights activists in affiliation with the Time’s Up campaign. The activists will represent a variety of different sectors including racial justice [...]