Tag Archives: Tiffany Haddish

For International Women’s Day: Ladies I Love

These women inspire, entertain, challenge, comfort, provoke, or were “there” in my formative years as an inspiration. The list is huge. Below the jump.

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“I’ve studied Charlie Chaplin for years. I’ve studied Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, all of them. I don’t play around. This is not a game.” – Tiffany Haddish

And watching her work, you can tell. You can tell it’s not a game. You don’t even need to know her background, growing up in foster care, to perceive that this is not a game to Tiffany Haddish. Making people … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Tiffany Haddish

She isn’t just an actress. She isn’t just a comedienne. She is a force of nature. I said most of what I had to say after I saw Girls’ Trip, for which we at the NYFFC awared her Best Supporting … Continue reading

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Dynamic Duo #13

Tiffany Haddish and Barbra Streisand

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The NYFCC Awards

It was an amazing night, and I enjoyed myself thoroughly. It was my first time attending, but there were so many friends there it just felt like a regular party (albeit with a red carpet and flashing cameras). My friend … Continue reading

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Films I Loved in 2017

… and if I’ve written about them, I’ll include links. My “Top 10′ is included over at Ebert but I’m honestly not into rankings. Silly to do with art. Here are some of the films I’ve loved. And I missed … Continue reading

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November 2017 Viewing Diary

This viewing diary may be tough going for those of you who are not Supernatural fans. But there’s a lot more mixed in there that is not that damn show. I was on a viewing tear, in general, to get … Continue reading

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All Hail Tiffany Haddish

I am proud, in general, of all of our picks for the 2017 NYFCC awards. Not all my picks won but I’m happy with the eclectic group AND the fact that so many “newcomers” are being honored. When you consider … Continue reading

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2017 New York Film Critics Circle Awards

Today the New York Film Critics Circle – of which I am a brand new member – voted for our annual awards. It’s quite a large group of people so the voting took time – it’s a blind vote, and … Continue reading

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