Posts tagged "diversity"

White Oscar Nominees, Please Use Your Words For Good Or Not At All

If you’re a famous person with a platform and influence, silence is just as bad, if not worse. Silence isn’t the answer. Speaking up and saying something is.

Megan Reynolds | February 5, 2016 - 10:00 am

Diversity Of SAG Award Winners Emphasizes Oscar’s Missives

The 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards showed us all that diversity can and does win. During a time when this years Oscars nominations have caused a nationwide discussion on their

Katrin Higher | January 31, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Barbie Says Women Can Have Four Body Types Now And Not Just The One

Now women can be any shape and size as long as it is one of these four shapes and sizes!

Lauren Duca | January 28, 2016 - 10:00 am

Charlie Hunnam Is A Hunk, Should Still Not Be Playing A Mexican-American Drug Lord

Y’all know how much I love Charlie Hunnam. I thirsted like I have never thirsted before while watching “Sons of Anarchy,” transfixed especially by his many bare-assed sex scenes. When “SOA” came…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 26, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Kristen Stewart On Diversity In Hollywood: “Do Something Instead Of Complaining”

This is going to be a very long month.

Megan Reynolds | January 25, 2016 - 5:57 pm

The Academy Introduces Major New Changes To Increase Oscar Diversity

In an emergency meeting held Thursday night, members of the Academy Motion Picture Arts & Science held a meeting to address the diversity issues and to come up with a plan…

Megan Reynolds | January 22, 2016 - 4:49 pm

White Academy Members Find Every Possible Excuse For #OscarsSoWhite Debacle

White members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are finding every tired excuse possible to dismiss claims of racism in the Academy following a lily-white slate this…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 20, 2016 - 11:30 am

Star Wars Is Breaking Records Because Of Its Diverse Audience

Exit surveys are indicating that Star Wars: The Force Awakens owes the many records it’s been breaking (biggest opening and fastest ever to $1 billion globally, for example) to repeat

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 28, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Vogue Wants To Get Into The Diversity Thing Now That Diversity Is Cool

Diversity — so on trend.

Megan Reynolds | December 17, 2015 - 3:08 pm

Brown University Unveils $100M Plan To Boost Diversity Awareness

The Rhode Island Ivy League school, Brown University has unveiled a $100 million plan aimed at boosting diversity over the next 10 years which includes a plan to double the…

Katrin Higher | November 22, 2015 - 2:00 pm

The Hollywood Reporter Justifies All-White Actress Roundtable With 1200-Word Shrug

Every year, The Hollywood Reporter puts together various roundtables of actors and actresses on the big and small screen as part of the promotional cycle leading up to award season. Those who are…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 18, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Aziz Ansari And “Master Of None” Emphasize The Importance Of Diversity

Diversity matters, but saying so isn’t enough — it’s time to do the work.

Megan Reynolds | November 11, 2015 - 12:45 pm

Matt Damon Gives Himself A Cookie For Starting A Conversation About Diversity

Yes, Matt, thanks for “starting” this conversation. Much appreciated. Totally rad.

Megan Reynolds | September 16, 2015 - 4:35 pm

The 8 Best Books Of 2015 (So Far!), Dammit

TIME plopped out a quick microaggression of a list of the 10 best books of the year thus far, and while it consists of some reads that are quite good,…

Megan Reynolds | August 14, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Oh, Thank God, Barbie Can Finally Wear Flats Now

Barbie has been around since 1959, wasp-waisted and pert, teetering on permanently pointed, rubbery toes. Her feet have been her handicap, forced by nature and her creator to wear only…

Megan Reynolds | June 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Eddie Huang Is Not Very Happy With “Fresh Off The Boat”

“It got so far from the truth that I don’t recognize my own life.”

Megan Reynolds | April 8, 2015 - 2:45 pm

Deadline’s TV Editor Is Very Concerned Hollywood Is Casting Too Many Goddamn Ethnics

One of the small joys of my career shift from working in the entertainment industry to reporting on the entertainment industry is how often I get to point out the

Beejoli Shah | March 25, 2015 - 2:35 pm
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