Hollywood Pay Gap

Time’s Up for the macho era at one of Hollywood’s top studios

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    Danny Boyle’s reasoning for the lack of female leads in his films shows we need more male allies

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    How Michelle Williams’ life changed after speaking out about Hollywood’s depressing pay gap

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    The real reason Julianna Margulies isn’t on The Good Fight? Hollywood’s depressing pay gap

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Vox Lux actress Stacy Martin has said men are still seen as more bankable than women in Hollywood.
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‘Men still seen as more bankable than women in Hollywood’ says Vox Lux actress

Stacy Martin has said contracts are the problem.

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Oprah’s speech on the pay gap is so powerful it will make you cry

“If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.”

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Octavia Spencer
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Octavia Spencer says LeBron James “had to intervene” to get her equal pay on new Netflix show

It seems and Oscar win is still not enough to guarantee proper pay.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Thanks to Mindy Kaling, interracial relationships are about to get more common on TV

Starting with her reboot of Four Weddings and a Funeral

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Amy Adams explains why she stayed quiet over American Hustle pay scandal

“Everyone wanted me to talk about how I felt about it”

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Donald Trump was really upset not to be in Sharknado 3

Unless he thinks he got the part and has been acting ever since

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Amy Swales
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Here’s how much Gal Gadot earned for Wonder Woman

It’s nowhere near as much as you’d think

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Moya Crockett
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Emmy Rossum says she was asked to audition in a bikini

Hollywood sexism isn't going anywhere soon

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Amy Swales
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Jessica Chastain reveals how she gets paid as much as male co-stars

The A-lister has learned to play hard ball when it comes to Hollywood sexism

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Elle Griffiths
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Debra Messing on Hollywood sexism: “Your job is to get naked”

The Will & Grace star says a nude scene in her first big film was a “power play”

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Amy Swales
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Natalie Portman was paid three times less than this male co-star

He’s a titan, an icon, a bright star of cinema. Kind of.

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Moya Crockett
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Hilary Swank wins Oscars, still offered 5% of a male co-star's wage

Because woman < man

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Rose McGowan's blistering response to “vile” Renée Zellweger criticism

“I refuse and reject this bullshit”

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Amy Swales
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How Robin Wright fought for (and won) equal pay on House of Cards

“I was like: ‘You’d better pay me or I’m going to go public.’”

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Amy Swales
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Susan Sarandon: Thelma and Louise would never have been made today

"A lack of imagination on the part of men.”

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Harriet Hall
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Watch Cyndi Lauper nail a new version of Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

'Cause girls, they want equal funds...

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Amy Swales
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Jennifer Lawrence pokes fun at success of female-led films

“How did I do it, getting a period once a month?”

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Amy Swales
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Sandra Bullock on the moment she discovered sexism in Hollywood

“I was destroyed, because you can’t unsee something.”

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Amy Swales
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