Hollywood needs diversity in its movies and TV to stay attractive to the increasingly diverse U.S. audience, according to a new “Flipping the Script” by UCLA’s Ralph Bunche Center. “Diversity sells,”…
For nearly a decade, Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers have created a smallscreen landscape that deftly reflects the vast and varied socio-economic and multicultural vibrancy of the world in which we…
Despite honorable intentions and a plethora of industry initiatives, the numbers stubbornly refuse to budge. Or so it seems every year when statistics on the employment of minorities and women in…
While Blighty's creative industries are seeing a boost in employment, the biz isn't as ethnically diverse as it should be.
At the parties following June 9's Tony ceremony — which saw new musical "Kinky Boots" walk all over Brit hit and critical fave "Matilda" — the dominant topic was a postgame analysis that would have…
Behind-the-scenes campaigning is under way to select your successor as Academy president, Hawk, so this is the moment to do some last-minute pushing and prodding.
If you're one of television's creative people — a writer, producer, entrepreneur — now's your time, says Endemol Group prexy Tim Hincks, who will deliver the keynote speech at MipTV 2013 on April…
Diversity among Hollywood's TV writers falls short of reflecting the actual demographics of the U.S. population, a study from the Writers Guild of America West shows.
German cinema will again bask in the spotlight at this year's Berlin Film Festival, which is showcasing the latest works by veteran helmers and up-and-coming filmmakers, but the country's booming…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has promoted Kim Hatamiya to VP, diversity and inclusion, people and organization, a post in which she will promote diversity through Sony's Spectrum initiative.
The FCC is pushing back against criticism from public interest groups over the agency's proposed changes to media ownership rules, which have been circulating for several weeks among commissioners…