After a year of incredible films—or incredibly white films, as host Chris Rock pointed out several times—the Oscars did not disappoint, and put on a spectacular show. While there has been much controversy on the lack of diversity in nominations for the second year in a row, Rock handled it with class and ease, both…
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A Closer Look At The Wage Gap In Hollywood’s Entertainment Industry
In her 2011 documentary, “Miss Representation,” Jennifer Siebel Newsom states, “The more power women gain, the stronger the backlash against them.” This statement is just as true today. While women are performing the same jobs as men, they are still only earning 77 cents to the male’s dollar.
Women Are Taking Over The Lead
Following a long road of playing the sidekick or the love interest, women are finally taking the lead on popular television shows.