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8 pieces of advice from Hollywood's leading women from the star-studded Women in Film's Crystal + Lucy Awards

8 pieces of advice from Hollywood's leading women from the star-studded Women in Film's Crystal + Lucy Awards

From onstage, as she accepted Women in Film’s Lucy Award for Excellence in Television earlier this week, Taraji P. Henson, best known as Cookie Lyon on Fox TV’s “Empire,” talked of the bad rap women sometimes get in the entertainment industry being called “diva, difficult, catty – when all we’re doing is in those moments, when you call us being difficult – we’re fighting for what we deserve.  

“We’re all we got, ladies,” she said. “If we don’t support each other, who will?”

The show of support took place Wednesday at Women in Film’s star-studded...

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