Archive For March 31, 2016

Women in Film, Black List Start TV Lab for Women | VARIETY

Women in Film, Black List Start TV Lab for Women | VARIETY

Women in Film, Los Angeles and the Black List have joined forces to create a television lab for female writers. The applications are available at the Black List website and Women in Film website. Source: Women in Film, Black List Start TV Lab for Women | Variety

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Hollywood Feminist of the Day: Paul Feig to Add Equity Cl | Women and Hollywood

Hollywood Feminist of the Day: Paul Feig to Add Equity Cl | Women and Hollywood

Paul Feig continues to act as a much-needed champion for women in film. The “Ghostbusters” director and co-writer said that he would add an equity cla Source: Hollywood Feminist of the Day: Paul Feig to Add Equity Cl | Women and Hollywood

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Dear White Actors, #Hamilton | TORY BULLOCK

Dear White Actors, #Hamilton | TORY BULLOCK

“Dear White Actors, #Hamilton” is about a casting call for actors, but the clarifications Tory Bullock makes apply across all areas of entertainment and diversity. Source: Tory Bullock

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Reese Witherspoon: Female directors aren’t allowed to fail

Reese Witherspoon: Female directors aren’t allowed to fail

“As a male director, if your first movie out of the gate is not very good, you’re definitely going to get a second movie and a third movie — now you have a reel,” the actress says. “If you’re a woman and you direct your first movie and it’s not very good, it’s terrifying because…

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20 of Hollywood’s Biggest Male Stars Have Never Worked With a Female Director

20 of Hollywood’s Biggest Male Stars Have Never Worked With a Female Director

Of the top 100 grossing leading men in Hollywood, 20 haven’t worked on a single film with a woman director, Cosmopolitan has revealed. The magazine compiled a l Source: 20 of Hollywood’s Biggest Male Stars Have Never Worked With a Female Director

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Real Talk With RuPaul | VULTURE

Real Talk With RuPaul | VULTURE

“Straight pop culture has liberally lifted things from gay culture as long as I can remember.” Source: Real Talk With RuPaul — Vulture

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Justin Lin: If we want more diversity in Hollywood, “the general public has to demand it” | SALON

Justin Lin: If we want more diversity in Hollywood, “the general public has to demand it” | SALON

The “Fast & Furious” director’s plan to support Asian American artists is one of several new diversity programs Source: Justin Lin: If we want more diversity in Hollywood, “the general public has to demand it”

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Diverse Films Perform Better at Global Box Office, Study Says | VARIETY

Diverse Films Perform Better at Global Box Office, Study Says | VARIETY

According to UCLA’s latest Hollywood Diversity Report, films with more diverse casts perform better at the global box office. Source: Diverse Films Perform Better at Global Box Office, Study Says | Variety

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6.17.16 – Justin Lin’s Foundation Relaunches Asian-American Short-Film Contest |THR

6.17.16 – Justin Lin’s Foundation Relaunches Asian-American Short-Film Contest |THR

How many different ways can you shoot the same four lines? Source: Justin Lin’s Foundation Relaunches Asian-American Short-Film Contest – Hollywood Reporter

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3.28.16 – Open Call Deadline, NBPC 360 | NBPC

3.28.16 – Open Call Deadline, NBPC 360 | NBPC

Source: NBPC 360 – Black Public Media

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