Topic: body image

Melissa McCarthy Would Love It If You’d Stop Referring To Her Weight As A Handicap

Melissa McCarthy Would Love It If You'd Stop Referring To Her Weight As A Handicap

If you’ve ever read an article about Melissa McCarthy, there’s a good chance that it’s referenced her weight. It’s thrown in there like a little footnote, with words like ‘plus-size’ or ‘curvy’ and questions about her health, but what it really is is an apology. ‘We know. We’re sorry. We don’t get it either, but somehow this fat person is famous.’ More »

Amanda Seyfried Teaches Us That Even Movie Stars Get The Body Blues

Amanda Seyfried Teaches Us That Even Movie Stars Get The Body Blues

Amanda Seyfried, the beautiful mermaid-like actress, got really candid with Elle UK about some serious subjects, like mental health and body image. We’ll be talking about her views on the pressure to be thin as an actress and a woman. Seyfried has a valuable perspective as a direct recipient of the intense stress of Hollywood limelight gives us, the non famous, a powerful glimpse into the mind of someone we usually only see on the big screen. More »