But again, strangely, Lumet only appears in the last breaths of the film, as do the host of other women who were assaulted by Simmons, including Alexia Norton Jones, Kelly Cutrone, Tina Baker, Keri Claussen Khalighi, and an anonymous woman cast in shadow. Their stories are braided together with solemn, sparse music from composer Terence Blanchard, underscoring the heavy mood. In concert, they paint an intricate portrait of women forced to navigate the whims of men in a patriarchal culture that refuses to listen, let alone believe the voices of survivors — most pointedly, of black survivors, the documentary reminds us. In that vein, despite its faults, On the Record is a necessary social document. … [Read more...] about Is Imperfect, Provocative, and Utterly Necessary
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"Huxley wanted this decision 100%. We saw that in family time with other people, he constantly chose them and signed with and showed tons of emotion to show us and let us know he wanted this. Huxley never had a say in his adoption, and he needed more help and also wanted this and we know that 100%." … [Read more...] about YouTuber Myka Stauffer Says Adopted Son “100 Percent” Supported Change
"She doesn't know what's happening, but she KNOWS what's happening. And she is brave as hell. And strong. And gracious. When she's fully lucid I'll watch her generously give comfort and love to an aching soul who is near her—like some part of her knows how much her sweet hug or slobbery kiss will be cherished for eternity," Ashley continued. … [Read more...] about Influencer Ashley Stock’s 3-Year-Old Daughter Dies After Battle With Brain Cancer
Saira Khan has spoken candidly about her attempts to conceive, and revealed that she felt "abnormal" after learning she would be unable to have children. The 47-year-old Loose Women star was diagnosed with endometriosis – where tissue that behaves like the lining of the womb is found in other parts of the body – and was therefore unable to have a baby with husband Steve. She said the most difficult part of their marriage was four years after their 2004 wedding. "We wanted to start having children and I found out I had endometriosis so we had to go through the whole IVF thing, so you know, that was pretty intense," she told the Loose Women panellists. … [Read more...] about Saira Khan felt ‘abnormal’ after finding out she couldn’t conceive
Zoë Wannamaker – Susan Harper Zoë played mum Susan in My Family. Much like her co-star Robert, she's an esteemed stage actress and has also appeared in productions with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. Her other TV credits include Mr Selfridge, Agatha Christie's Poirot and Prime Suspect. She's also appeared in films such as Harry Potter. More recently, the actress has appeared in popular TV shows such as Inside No. 9, Killing Eve, Britannia and Worzel Gummidge. The actress is married to fellow actor Gawn Grainger. … [Read more...] about My Family: where are the cast of hit BBC show now?