Go ahead quote me

Anne Hathaway.
Anne Hathaway.
Elizabeth Hurley.
Elizabeth Hurley.

Male energy is beautiful. Male energy is welcome. Male energy is necessary. Male energy is half the reason why we're here. That said, there has been a perversion of the beauty of male energy into this macho ideal that I don't think services anybody.

ACTRESS ANNE HATHAWAY on the difference between male energy and toxic masculinity


I met her once and she was the most charming, enchanting girl. I thought she was just adorable. An American princess, how fab would that be?

ACTRESS ELIZABETH HURLEY on Prince Harry's actress girlfriend Meghan Markle


The lawsuits have our names on them because they can't happen without them. They tell us that we can't talk to each other. Then 15 minutes later, I'm on the phone to Jim.

SINGER MEAT LOAF on songwriter Jim Steinman, whom he has sued, but still works with

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