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Nina Dobrev

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SXSW 2019: Nina Dobrev on Women in the Workplace and Writing Rom-Coms

Dobrev lands in Austin fresh from PFW and the Oscars to chat her new film “Run This Town” and why she wants to bring back the Nineties rom-com.

clock March 15, 2019Leigh Nordstrom

Patrick Schwarzenegger

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SXSW 2019: Patrick Schwarzenegger Goes Dark

The rising actor trades good boy rom coms for psychological thrillers.

clock March 15, 2019Leigh Nordstrom

Desi Lydic

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SXSW 2019: Desi Lydic Wants You to Talk About Gender

Lydic, the lead female correspondent on “The Daily Show,” traveled worldwide researching gender for an upcoming Comedy Central special.

clock March 15, 2019Leigh Nordstrom

Judith Light and Carson Meyer

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SXSW 2019: Judith Light and Carson Meyer on Male Writing for the Female Perspective

The two women, who star in “Ms. White Light,” talk female gaze, masculinity and birth doulas.

clock March 15, 2019Leigh Nordstrom

Mena Massoud

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SXSW 2019: Before He Becomes Aladdin, Mena Massoud Tells a Toronto Story

Mena Massoud, who will play Aladdin in Disney’s upcoming live-action reboot, talks representation of Middle Eastern men on screen and why his new movie “Run This Town” was his hardest work as an actor.

clock March 15, 2019Leigh Nordstrom

Karen Maine

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SXSW 2019: Director Karen Maine Takes on Religion and Sexuality in ‘Yes, God, Yes’

Her feature film, based off her short, stars “Stranger Things” actress Natalia Dyer.

clock March 15, 2019Kristen Tauer

Stefania LaVie Owen

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SXSW 2019: Stefania LaVie Owen Keeps ‘The Beach Bum’ in Check

The young actress stars in Harmony Korine’s latest film.

clock March 15, 2019Kristen Tauer

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Brands and the Need for Community

The challenge is local and global, said a SXSW panel at the Australia House.

clock March 13, 2019Adriana Lee

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Battered at SXSW, Tech Insiders Argue for Political Middle Ground

After forceful calls for the break up of big tech names, industry insiders see a more measured path forward.

clock March 11, 2019Adriana Lee

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Bonobos’ Spaly Hits SXSW With Advice for Start-ups

Bonobos cofounder Brian Spaly weighs in on Revolve, Stitch Fix, the VC scene and what start-ups need to know today.

clock March 9, 2019Adriana Lee

Caleb Landry Jones

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SXSW: Caleb Landry Jones Continues His Rise in ‘Friday’s Child’

The actor, who appeared in “Get Out” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” last year, premiered his latest film at at the festival.

clock March 20, 2018Kristen Tauer

Benjamin Dickey

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SXSW: Benjamin Dickey Is Blazing His Path

Dickey won the actor award at Sundance for his first acting role in Ethan Hawke’s biopic “Blaze.”

clock March 20, 2018Kristen Tauer

Zoe Renee

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SXSW: Zoe Renee, Representing

Meet Zoe Renee, star of SXSW darling “Jinn,” a coming-of-age story in the African-American Muslim community.

clock March 20, 2018Leigh Nordstrom

Robert Schwartzman

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SXSW: Robert Schwartzman Was Approached for a Threesome and Made a Movie About It

Schwartzman brought his second film as a director, “The Unicorn,” to SXSW.

clock March 20, 2018Leigh Nordstrom

Dana Presley Killmer, Toni Washington and Shannon Baker.

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SXSW: Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Pop Up at SXSW

Former cheerleaders Shannon Baker Werthmann, Toni Washington and Dana Presley Killmer were in town for the premiere of the documentary “Daughters of the Sexual Revolution.”

clock March 20, 2018Kristen Tauer

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