E!'s Tales From the Top


Naomi Watts Reveals How She Stopped Caring What Other People Think

Deep down you probably already know the answer, Naomi Watts says: You just have to trust yourself. And that's only one of many nuggets of wisdom she shared in her interview with E! News.

October 18, 2022


Why Billionaire Businesswoman Patty Arvielo Says It's Totally Okay to Fail

Patty Arvielo, who is known as "The Oprah of Hispanic and African American lending" in the mortgage industry, shared major money, business and life gems with E! News.

October 15, 2022


How Valdé Beauty Founder Margarita Arriagada Is Making Cosmetics Personal Again

Before Margarita Arriagada launched Valdé Beauty, a line of armored lipsticks, she had to battle her way through the industry, she told E! News, fighting for inclusivity before it even existed.

October 11, 2022


How Hilarie Burton Morgan's Husband Jeffrey Dean Morgan Taught Her the Power of Saying No

As a partner to husband Jeffrey Dean Morgan and a costar to her One Tree Hill family, Hilarie Burton Morgan is top-notch. However, she notes to E! News, "It's okay to look out for number one."

October 4, 2022


Even Chaka Khan Had to Grow Into Her Most Powerful Songs

Releasing her new single "Woman Like Me," Chaka Khan talked to E! News about her enduring career—and offered some shrewd words of wisdom for artists who are just getting started.

August 2, 2022


Why Kerry Washington Still Feels Like She's Just Getting Started

Kerry Washington is busier than ever and delving into new territory with the Audible thriller The Prophecy. She talked to E! News about what's been influencing her choices from the beginning.

July 28, 2022


Jamie Lee Curtis' Advice to Her Tween Self Is an Affirmation We Can All Still Use

Twenty years after her unretouched photo shoot went viral and in the midst of a creative renaissance, Jamie Lee Curtis talked to E! News about why she's more vigilant than ever about keeping it real.

July 19, 2022


Why Rachel Bilson Is So Done With Being a People Pleaser

As part of E! News' Tales From the Top, The O.C. star opens up about the lessons she's learned in her career and why she's holding nothing back in her new podcast, Broad Ideas.

June 14, 2022


How Bre Tiesi Is Preparing for Motherhood While Balancing All of Her Businesses

Along with model, real estate agent, fitness influencer and investor, Bre Tiesi is adding mother to her stacked resume. She told E!'s Tales From the Top how she is managing it all.

June 7, 2022


How Bethenny Frankel Learned That Being Herself Was Her Most Powerful Skill

Business Is Personal author Bethenny Frankel talked to E! News about the importance of trusting your gut, striking while the iron is hot and working harder than everybody else.

May 17, 2022


How Years of Rejection Taught Garcelle Beauvais She Really Could Make it Anywhere

Navigating the merciless world of modeling could have broken Garcelle Beauvais. Instead, it made the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star tough as diamonds. She details her journey to E! News.

April 12, 2022


Kristen Bell and Pal Benjamin Hart Are Here to Advocate For Working With Your Friends—and Your Spouse

Among the benefits Kristen Bell and Benjamin Hart shared with E! News about teaming with their pals to create their new content studio Dunshire Productions: No trust fall-filled corporate retreats.

April 1, 2022


Lauren Conrad Shares How She Learned the Value in Saying No

Since The Hills, Lauren Conrad has been careful to fill the blank page before her with projects she is truly passionate about she told E! News: "You want to feel good about what you create."

March 18, 2022


Tinx Shares Why It's Okay Not to Know What You Want to Be When You Grow Up

Before finding a gift for creating content as delicious as an Erewhon smoothie, Tinx was another "lost" twentysomething trying to figure her s--t out. She told E!'s Tales From the Top how she did it.

March 14, 2022


Realistic Clothing Hauls Queen Remi Bader Still Can't Believe This Is What She Does for a Living

Model and TikTok creator Remi Bader talked to E! News about going from jobless and bored to a sought-after voice in the style world with famous fans and a mission to make fashion fun for all sizes.

February 21, 2022


Candace Bushnell Reveals Why You Should Treat Your Career Like a Relationship

And just like that she sparked a major TV show? Hardly. Sex and the City scribe Candace Bushnell shares the years of hustling behind her success and why sometimes you should just say "F--k it."

January 24, 2022


For Makeup Artist Pat McGrath, These Are the Keys to Success

Whether on the runways or in the aisles of Sephora, Pat McGrath has become a powerful force in the beauty world. The makeup artist revisited her rise to superstardom with E! News.

December 9, 2021


Lindsay Peoples Wagner Thought Becoming Editor-in-Chief Was Impossible—Before She Did It Twice

After making media history, Lindsay Peoples Wagner is throwing open doors for generations to come—and sharing the lessons that helped her pave the way. Take her wide-ranging career advice below.

December 2, 2021


How Misty Copeland Blossomed From a Wallflower Into a Ballet Icon Carrying the Torch for Black Women

Misty Copeland went from wanting to blend in as a child to standing in the brightest spotlight as a groundbreaking ballerina. The star took E! News through each step of her historic career.

November 15, 2021


How Cheryl Eisen Went From Living on Mom's Couch to Building Her Own Interior Design Empire

Nearly two decades ago, Cheryl Eisen was living on her mom's sofa after her company went out of business. Now, she's an industry pro when it comes to picking the right sofa to sell a luxury home.

November 1, 2021


2 Dope Queens' Phoebe Robinson Has the Advice You Need Before Your Next Big Meeting

She's a comic, creator and boss. Now, with her own production company and book imprint, Phoebe Robinson is sharing the unfiltered insight she's gained firsthand along her one-of-a-kind career path.

October 11, 2021


Wedding Dress Maven Monique Lhuillier Shares the Moment She Felt She'd Really Made It

Monique Lhuillier went from a bride searching for her wedding dress to a go-to bridal designers. After 25 years, the woman synonymous with gowns unpacks the lessons she gained along the way.

September 30, 2021


Mindy Kaling's Revelation About Asking for a Raise Might Stun You

Whether she's actress, writer, producer or mom, Mindy Kaling has blazed her own trail in Hollywood. After nearly 20 years in the industry, she shared her very personal career advice with E! News.

September 16, 2021