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  1. First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    We've reached a mind-boggling place when the woman who made the deeply sympathetic trans film Boys Don't Cry gets hooted off a campus. This has to stop.

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  2. Academy: 6 out of 10 new governors are women including Whoopi GoldbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | USA Today

    ... supporting actress Oscar in 1991 for Ghosts and was nominated for best actress in 1986 for The Color Purple. Boys Don't Cry director Kimberly Peirce was also elected to the director's branch. Six out of the 10 new governors announced on Thursday are ...

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  3. Oscars: Whoopi Goldberg Among 10 First-Time Victors in Academy Board ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... currently hosts ABC's The View ; indie filmmaker Kimberly Peirce (directors), who is best known for 1999's Boys Don't Cry ; and former Academy chief marketing officer Christina Kounelias (public relations), who now serves as Participant Media's ...

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  4. Is It Ever OK for Cisgender Actors to Play Transgender Roles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Unicorn Booty

    ... argument and what happened when a pro-trans audience advocated for a trans actor to play the lead in Boys Don't Cry, a 1999 film about the 1993 murder of trans man Brandon Teena. Bomer's casting continues a depressingly common trend of cisgender ...

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  5. James McAvoy says actors told to lie about gruelling rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... strapping down her breasts and living as a man in order to prepare for her role as a trans male in the film Boys Don't Cry, which went on to win her an Oscar. Similarly both Robert DeNiro and Charlize Theron each put on around four stone in weight ...

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  6. 'Anything' First Look: See Matt Bomer's Controversial Role as a Transgender WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    ... occasionally produce trans characters with depth, at least. Redmayne in The Danish Girl and Hilary Swank in Boys Don't Cry both put forth brilliant, moving performances and portrayed characters over caricatures. However, even in critically ...

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  7. LGBTQ Pride Weekend in Warwick begins Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Warwick Advertiser

    ... Parade on Sunday. All donations go to Safe Space America. Saturday, June 10, there'll be a screening of "Boys Don't Cry" on a 19-foot screen. Hilary Swank won an Academy Award for best actress in her role as a transgendered young man, falling in ...

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  8. Mojean Aria awarded 2017 Heath Ledger ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Inside Film

    ... to be connected with Heath Ledger and being able to have this platform, it is a dream come true." Carrie and Boys Don't Cry director Kimberly Peirce, who served on the judges' panel, praised Aria's work as "rich, nuanced, precise, beautiful, ...

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  9. Libby Villari Stars in Benefit Run of ANN, by Holland TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ", says Villari. She's appeared in more than 35 films, including Infamous, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, and Boys Don't Cry. She also played the recurring role of Grandma in the film masterpiece Boyhood (2014), which took 12 years to make. Boyhood ...

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  10. What's on TV: Wednesday, May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Hilary Swank is in the rarefied air of having won two Academy Awards for best actress, but aside from Boys Don't Cry and Million Dollar Baby she's barely been in anything halfway good. For sheer ludicrousness and phenomenal waste of economic and ...

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  11. Amazon's "I Love Dick" Challenges Artistic PreconceptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... that the program has already attracted the attention of major female filmmakers, including Kimberly Peirce ("Boys Don't Cry") and Andrea Arnold (" American Honey "), who direct episodes two and three, respectively. This is an all-star team of female ...

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  12. Can the First Amendment Survive 2017?Robby SoaveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    We've reached a mind-boggling place when the woman who made the deeply sympathetic trans film Boys Don't Cry gets hooted off a campus. This has to stop.

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  13. Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastCan the First ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    We've reached a mind-boggling place when the woman who made the deeply sympathetic trans film Boys Don't Cry gets hooted off a campus. This has to stop.

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  14. Meet Chechnya President Ramzan Kadyrov, killer of gay men who loves kittensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2013 | Queerty

    ... y Swank is hot. Kadyrov probably had not seen her previous Oscar-winning performance, as a transgender man in Boys Don't Cry, although he probably would not have objected her character deserved to be raped and

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  15. Oscar winner Hilary Swank to topline FX's 'Trust'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    ... 90210", "Leaving LA" and "Camp Wilder". She won Oscars for her performance in "Million Dollar Baby" and "Boys Don't Cry". The two flicks also got her Golden Globe trophies. Swank's upcoming projects include Steven Sodenbergh's "Logan Lucky" and "55 ...

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  16. Hilary Swank Joins New FX Series Trust as Gail GettyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | ComingSoon.net

    FX has announced today that two-time Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Hilary Swank ( Boys Don't Cry , Million Dollar Baby ) has joined the cast of Trust , a new limited series from the network. She will star as Gail Getty, John Paul Getty III's ...

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  17. Hilary Swank Boards FX's Danny Boyle Anthology 'Trust'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Pains and Beverly Hills 90210 , on which she recurred from 1997 to 1998 before moving to acclaimed films like Boys Don't Cry and Million Dollar Baby , both of which netted her Oscars. Her recent work includes the upcoming films 55 Steps and Steven ...

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  18. Naomi Watts to judge Heath Ledger prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Lies) and Oscar-winning producer Emile Sherman (Lion) ; executive producer, director, writer Kimberly Peirce (Boys Don't Cry); director Gregor Jordon (Two Hands) and actress Jacqueline McKenzie ( NCIS: Los Angeles). The scholarship, which was ...

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  19. Chloe Sevigny on Her Role in Defining a Male-Dominated CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Hypebeast.com

    In a recent interview with SSENSE , actress/director ChloA Sevigny discusses her life on screen and behind the camera. Star of iconic films like Kids , Gummo and Boys Don't Cry, Sevigny explains how she was able to act with such conviction in a male-dominated culture by picking her early film choices that helped define a generation, as well as make her a defining figure.

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  20. 15 celebrities who came from nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... I had nothing to lose and everything to gain by taking the risk." Hilary Swank caught her biggest break in "Boys Don't Cry." 18 years later, she's well out of the poverty she grew up in and worth $40 million. She also starred in "Million Dollar ...

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