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Rose McGowan, actor and activist

Actor Rose McGowan is a speaker at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2017.

Updated: Nov 10, 2017 11:44 IST
Rose McGowan,Rose McGowan at HTLS,HTLS 2017
Actor and activist, Rose McGowan. (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Rose McGowan is a thought leader and agent of change. As a writer, director, music artist, icon, entrepreneur, and feminist whistle-blower, she focused a spotlight on injustice and inequality in the entertainment industry and beyond. As an activist, she led a movement to break the silence and became a leading voice in the fight to disrupt the status quo. By creating the social justice platform #ROSEARMY, she has signalled to the world that it is time to think differently and be better. Rose gained recognition as an actress who held lead roles in films such as The Doom Generation, Scream, Jawbreaker, and Planet Terror. She starred on the hit series Charmed, one of the longest-running female-led shows in TV history. Her directorial debut, Dawn, was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.

First Published: Nov 08, 2017 18:53 IST