When speaking with the journalists, Sandra explained that her mother always raised her to be her own woman; to be strong, independent, and forging her own path to success. "You make your own money, and be your own person, '" she said. "Oh my God, I'm being treated this way because I have a vagina, '" she said. As with the original Ocean's 11 cast, Ocean's 8's all-female cast seem to be having a ball together, with Cate, Sarah, Sandra Bullock, Mindy Kaling, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Awkwafina and even Rihanna popping up at the movie's world premiere in NY last night (June 5).
"And that was a hard pill to swallow", the Academy Award-winner explained, and she had a "lot of sadness from that". I was like, 'Wow, maybe I need to step out of here. The actresses were promoting their new film, which opens Friday, but were so hilariously off track that Today show host Hoda Kotb started to cry from laughter.
Since allegations of rape and sexual harassment against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein ignited the #MeToo movement last fall, dozens of actresses have come forward with their own stories of sexism and abuse in Hollywood.
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Speaking of new movies that no one in particular asked for, the first trailer for the remake of A Star Is Born dropped today. Artists including Mark Ronson , Lukas Nelson, Dave Cobb, and Jason Isbell all working on various songs with Gaga and Cooper.
Her Ocean's 8 co-star Cate Blanchett also thought about quitting acting because of the inequality that ran deep.
"I don't think about my gender until those opportunities are not available to me or denied to me because of my gender", Blanchett says. "We do live in a capitalist society, so it's like your worth is valued in monetary terms".
The 'Ocean's 8" co-stars were appearing on United States programme "The Today Show', with the intention of promoting the heist movie, but while their chatter went in many directions, they barely discussed the film. You will too once you see this incredible clip.