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Research-based organization working with the entertainment industry for gender balance in children’s entertainment.

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“Everybody’s talking about Jennifer Lawrence. Talk to Gabrielle Union. If you want to hear stories, talk to Nia Long. Talk to Kerry Washington. They would love to get to Jennifer Lawrence’s place, or just be treated with the same amount of respect.” http://ow.ly/Y0LWP
*It’s probably safe to say that Chris Rock has a lot on his mind as he gears up to host the Oscars later this month amid the issue of diversity being the talk of Hollywood. With that, the 51-year-o…
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How Jackie Zehner, CEO of Women Moving Millions, went from watching movies to funding documentary films to create social change. http://ow.ly/XRJ7R
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Executive Producer Victoria Alonso is the first woman to receive the Advanced Imaging Society’s Harold Lloyd Award. Congratulations! http://ow.ly/XRHkl
The executive producer is the first woman to receive the honor, which will be presented at the the Advanced Imaging Society’s annual Creative Arts Awards.
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Alysia Reiner and Sarah Megan Thomas talk about their female driven film "Equity." http://ow.ly/XPmaq
Equity producer-stars Alysia Reiner (Orange is the New Black) and Sarah Megan Thomas could hardly contain themselves as they walked into the DeadlineNow Sundance studio—their film had just been acq...
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Q&A with Geena Davis about everything from archery to gender equality to starring in "Thelma & Louise." http://ow.ly/XLMv8
Actress, writer, model and athlete, Davis has juggled a lot. She will be in India for the FICCI FLO Film Festival in partnership with her Institute on Gender in Media.
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"The Good Wife" star Archie Panjabi has been cast in ABC's drama "The Jury." http://ow.ly/XLLfn
The Good Wife alumna Archie Panjabi is returning to series television as the star of ABC's murder trial drama pilot The Jury. Additionally, The Illusionist and Limitless helmer Neil Burger has been...
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“I think it just makes me more determined to stay on the path that myself and my partner Shakim [Compere] have been on our whole careers of kicking down doors and producing our own content and creating opportunities whenever we have an opportunity to — making change when we can … It’s okay to get upset — that’s cool. But I take that emotion and turn it into action.” -Queen Latifah http://ow.ly/XX0Oi
Diversity took center stage at this past weekend's Screen Actors Guild Awards with Queen Latifah, Idris Elba, Uzo Aduba and Viola Davis earning statues, but much conversation at the annual award sh...
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Watch Marvel executive producer Victoria Alonso accept her Harold Lloyd Award. Again, congratulations on your achievement! http://ow.ly/XRIlG
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Eight out of the 22 films sold at Sundance 2016 feature women. http://ow.ly/XPnmX
From "Tallulah" to "The Birth of a Nation," here the movies that most impressed buyers at Sundance
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Mumbai to host a workshop for journalists about the importance of gender sensitive reporting February 15! http://ow.ly/XM72n
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Geena Davis praised "Equity," the first film with a female lead who works on Wall Street, at the third annual Utah Women's Leadership Celebration."It's shocking it has taken so long." http://ow.ly/XLM6D
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The pilot season for 2016 features more family comedies, crime dramas, soaps, time travel, and women in versatile roles. http://ow.ly/XLKQz
Plus crime, courts, cops, soaps and time travel: THR looks at the early trends to emerge from pilot season.
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