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Gloria Steinem Biopic Will Bring the Icon’s Memoir to Life

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Julianne Moore is set to star as Steinem, with director Julie Taymor at the helm. As acclaimed masters in their fields, both women bring as much to the table as the feminist icon herself. Moore had an Oscar-winning turn in Still Alice, the film of Lisa Genova’s novel about early-onset Alzheimer’s. Likewise, Taylor is the brains behind a Tony Award-winning production of The Lion King—though biopics are also familiar territory. In 2002 she directed Frida, in which Salma Hayek played the artist Frida Kahlo. “When I read the book, it demanded that it be a film,” Taymor said of Steinem’s memoir. “It’s so vividly cinematic.” My Life on the Road, Gloria Steinem My Life on the Road is Steinem’s coming-of-age…

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‘1001 Dark Nights’ of Action, Passion and Deadly Intrigue in This Week’s Authorbuzz

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See what this week’s Authorbuzz has to offer and don’t forget to sign up for an awesome giveaway from this week’s author, Elisabeth Naughton.   Dear Reader, What would you do if everything you knew and loved were destroyed? Would you submit to servitude just to stay alive? Or would you rise up against your greatest enemy even if it meant being hunted for all eternity? Those are the questions Erebus and Sera face in my latest Eternal Guardians release, Hunted. Filled with thrilling action, blistering passion, deadly intrigue, and the ultimate battle between good and evil, the Eternal Guardians series is one you won’t want to miss if you’re a lover of paranormal romance. “Naughton has crafted a phenomenal…

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Spartan Up! Ultra Runner Dean Karnazes is a True Spartan

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Dean Karnazes is an ultra-marathon runner who pushes his body to the brink every day. From running 350 consecutive miles to running in 120 degree weather, Karnazes lives life as a Spartan. He also knows what it’s like to push yourself and fail. He tells Spartan Up’s Joe De Sena, founder and CEO of Spartan Race, why failing is one of life’s most important lessons and why exploration will most certainly lead you to your passion. For more, watch the Podcast above. ABOUT SPARTAN UP! THE PODCAST: Every day, Joe De Sena, founder and CEO of Spartan Race and a New York Times bestselling author, inspires millions of people all over the world to get off the couch and take on any obstacle, on…

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