Film Academy Diversifies Leadership With New GovernorsThe film academy elected three women and two black filmmakers to leadership positions.
'Spotlight' Wins Best Picture, 'Mad Max' Surprises In Technical Categories At Diversity-Conscious Oscars"Is Hollywood racist? You're damn right it's racist," said Chris Rock, who also sought to put the issue in perspective. "Hollywood is sorority racist. It's like: We like you Rhonda, but you're not a Kappa."
Diversity Applauded As 'Spotlight' Wins Big At Independent Film Spirit AwardsThe 31st Independent Film Spirit Awards provided a clear rebuke to the less diverse Oscars.
'Gods Of Egypt' Slammed By Critics For Complete Lack Of DiversityVariety critic Justin Chang is garnering a lot of attention on social media for the scathing review.
UCLA: Movies Make More Money When The Cast Is More Than Half Non-WhiteMovies make more money when exactly half their casts are non-white, according to an annual analysis released Thursday that shows an increasing demand for diversity in film.
USC Study Finds 'Whitewashed' HollywoodA new study finds that the films and television produced by major media companies are "whitewashed," and that an "epidemic of invisibility" runs top to bottom through the industry for women, minorities and LGBT people.
Hollywood Diversity Debate Looms Over SAG AwardsA Hollywood beset by a crisis over diversity will convene for the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
#OscarsSoWhite The Sequel: Actors, Directors Of Color Shut Out Of Academy Awards AgainA year after host Neil Patrick Harris quipped that the Oscars were honoring Hollywood's "best and whitest," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences unveiled yet another all-white slate of acting nominees Thursday.
George Lucas Foundation Donates $10 Million To USC Film School To Bolster Diversity"Star Wars" director George Lucas' family foundation is donating $10 million to the USC film school to recruit and support black and Hispanic students as part of an effort to bolster diversity in the entertainment industry, the school announced Tuesday.
USC Study Finds Hollywood Films Still Skewing White, MaleIs Hollywood falling behind when it comes to racial and gender diversity?
UCLA Faculty Approves Diversity Course For Future UndergradsThe university announced late Friday that the faculty voted for the requirement by a large margin.
Study: White Men Get Most Entry-Level TV Directing JobsWomen and minority directors are losing out on crucial entry-level jobs, according to a Directors Guild of America study released Friday.