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Nell Scovell Pays Tribute to the Under-Used Women Alumnae of SNL

Date: 10/28/2014

The wonderful Nell Scovell, who helped Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg write Lean In and is now working on a screenplay based on the book, has an excellent essay in Time about the talented women who appeared on "Saturday Night Live " but never transitioned to the kind of high-profile careers that some of their male peers did. Her list includes Nora Dunn, Ana Gasteyer, Julia Sweeney, Molly Shannon, ...

Related Topics: Blog 97, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, SNL, Nell Scovell, Lean In, Jan Hooks



Date: 10/30/2014

Lynn Shelton is known for writing and directing small, intimate, independent films with a lot of improvised dialogue ("Humpday,""My Sister's Sister," "Touchy Feely"), often using the same small group of actors. With "Laggies," she moves seamlessly to working with a more conventional screenplay, written by someone else (novelist Andrea Seigel), and with a higher-profile Hollywood cast, but the film ...

Related Topics: Blog 97, Entertainment, Movie Review, Trailer, Quotes, Sam Rockwell, Kiera Knightley, Chloe Grace Moretz, Laggies

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