Study finds inequality unchanged in Hollywood

(AP) – Despite widespread attention over diversity in the movie business, a new study finds that little is changing in Hollywood for women, minorities, LGBT people and others who continue to find themselves on the outside of an industry where researchers say inequality is “the norm.” A report to be released Wednesday by the Media, […]

Head of Hollywood academy: Diversity debate at top of agenda

LONDON (AP) — The president of Hollywood’s movie academy says criticism of the lack of diversity among Oscar nominees has helped spark a vital global discussion about how to make the entertainment industry more inclusive. Cheryl Boone Isaacs said “the whole discussion about diversity is a great discussion, because now it’s at the top of […]

‘Red Tails’ Takes Second Place at Box Office

HOLLYWOOD – According to the Hollywood Reporter, “Red Tails” brought in $19.1 million for a solid number 2 placing at the box office in its opening weekend. The film finished closely behind “Underworld Awakening” – which took in $25.4 million. Producer George Lucas spent 20 years pursuing the project that chronicled one of the many […]