Now Marvel have started to get into TV in a big way I wanted to do a little list of characters played by women that I think are the best. And by best I mean the ones I like… the coolest ones.
Let’s get into it. The below are in no particular order, but just as thoughts came to me. I don’t know where thoughts come from, they just appear. (Bonus points if you know which movie I’m referencing.)
Lately, I’ve started to become dimly aware of something. A lot of TV shows I’m currently watching seem to have not only a decent gender balance in general, but also well-written female characters in leading roles. Perhaps this has been the case for a long time, but, somehow, I’ve just noticed it. Maybe these characters… Continue reading Top kick-ass women actors (in TV) that I like lately
Recently I was listening to a podcast with Alicia Vikander, one where she talked about her role as the new Lara Croft and how the character has been rebooted as a more realistic heroine for modern women. She mentioned how it seems there’s momentum these days, indeed appetite, towards high quality, well put together, action-driven… Continue reading The rise of the action woman
I got my money and my bitches and my guns, in the club. Repping like a G. Then I spark up a blunt. But I don’t smoke. So I choke up my lungs. Then set off all the fire alarms. Damn, I’m a mug. But, I’m hella-strong never wrong baby. Black fire you liar I’m… Continue reading The misogynist rapper
They drift in and out of my life each day. Their faces adorned with stark, lurid colours. Warpaint, as they go about their business. Are they even real? These automatons. These androids from outer space. And whilst their expressions are seemingly blank and impassive, they are also revealing. There’s a crack or two beneath their… Continue reading Painted ghosts
We’ve all thought it. Well, er, some of us. Look at her eyes, so feline, so alluring, she can’t be human surely? Definitely some sort of alien. Well, whatever these ladies are, I like them. Those exotic creatures with the feline features. So, for no reason at all really, other than I felt like sharing,… Continue reading Top 5 actresses that look like cats
Pacing the street I stop; crouch on my feet and watch my prey. Feeling my heartbeat drop as I dodge the alley’s urban decay. Then I grin. My heart full of sin as my first victim comes into view. Tottering on tiny shoes like a porcelain doll. She’s a tasty morsel, of course I fix… Continue reading The lothario