Women over 50 have come of age in Hollywood. I just read a fabulous post in Vogue by a young writer who is proud of her 63 year old mom and is not ageist at all. Her piece 2020 Continues to Belong to Women in Their 50s is a celebration of us.
Fifty-year-oldRene Zellwegeris theOscarsnew-reigning best actress, for her almost-eerie turn asJudy Garland inJudy. The Academy Awards other top female honor, best supporting actress, went toLaura Dern. This is the best birthday present ever, theMarriage Storystar said in her acceptance speech on Sunday night, hours before turning 53 on Monday. Taken together, these winson the heels of 50-year-old Jennifer Lopez deliveringthe best Super Bowl halftime show in recent memorycontinue to prove that women in their 50s are owning 2020. Click here to read more.
Geena Davis, 64 is age defying in her gown. Its been a week full of age-defying stars, withJennifer LopezandShakirawowingat the Super Bowl Halftime Showlast Sunday, and nowGeena Davisis completing the trifecta with her plunging gown at the 2020 Oscars.
Davis, 64, hit theAcademy Awardsred carpet in a black, embellished gown with a deep v-neck top that transforms into a partially sheer princess skirt with pockets!
Lets take a look at the runway for over 50s who were recognized for their acting this year.