Hollywood survey: Men more likely than women to view entertainment industry as valuing diversity

A major survey calls for entertainment industry-wide change after revealing that less than half of all respondents (49%) believe diversity and inclusion are core industry values. The Hollywood … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

Hollywood survey: Men more likely than women to view entertainment industry as valuing diversity

A major survey calls for entertainment industry-wide change after revealing that less than half of all respondents (49%) believe diversity and inclusion are core industry values. The Hollywood … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 30, 2020: Trump vs. Biden — $1M+ Global Deaths — Diversity Efforts Continue

1. Presidential Debates: Round One 2. Transcripts in Breonna Taylor Case to Be Released to the Public After Grand Juror Files Motion What You Need To Know: An unidentified grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case filed a motion on … Read more…

Diversity star calls out ‘racism and hate’ as Britain’s Got Talent complaints hit 21,000

Diversity dancer Ashley Banjo has called out “racism” and “hate” following the group’s Black Lives Matter-inspired performance on Britain’s Got Talent – as complaints about the routine rose to more than 21,000. Entertainment News – Latest Celebrity & Showbiz News … Read more…

A ‘Publicity Stunt’ or a ‘Huge Step’? Hollywood Is Divided on the Oscars’ New Diversity Rules

Ever since the #OscarsSoWhite campaign began four years ago, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has been searching for innovative ways to champion inclusivity across the white- and male-dominated film industry. On Tuesday, they released their newest initiative: … Read more…

‘Center Stage’ Cast Reunites to Talk Diversity in Ballet: ‘We Have to Do So Much Better’

“Center Stage” stars Zoe Saldana, Amanda Schull, Sascha Radetsky and Ethan Stiefel reunited 20 years after the film’s debut to discuss the cultural touchstone and life-changing ballet film. Between port de bras and pas de trois references and stories about … Read more…

“We’re Waiting”: Tina Knowles-Lawson Presses Anna Wintour Over American Vogue’s Continued Lack Of Diversity

Source: Gregg DeGuire / Getty We know there’s a list of things Miss Tina Knowles-Lawson don’t play about: her children, her grandchildren, her husband and issues affecting Black communities. On Monday Mama Tina shared congratulatory images from British Vogue’s September … Read more…

Trail blazers: the Asian hiking group tackling Scotland’s treks – and diversity | Nazia Parveen

Boots and Beards is helping Glasgow’s Asian population to discover freedom, camaraderie and mental wellbeing in the Scottish mountains When a recent episode of the BBC’s Countryfile programme examined why BAME people feel the British countryside is a “white environment”, … Read more…

“It’s Embarrassing To Be Affiliated With It.” Rachel Lindsay Speaks On The Lack Of Diversity In “The Bachelor” Franchise

Source: Paras Griffin / Getty “The Bachelorette” contestant Rachel Lindsay is using her platform as the first Black Bachelorette to speak out against the ABC franchise’s lack of diverse leads for both “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette.” In an interview … Read more…

Beauty Companies Are Revealing Diversity Statistics and Efforts in #PullUpOrShutUp Challenge

Beauty brands are sharing their employee diversity statistics in response to the #PullUpOrShutUp challenge. The challenge was created by Uoma Beauty founder Sharon Chuter in response to the Black Lives Matter movement. Here are 12 brands’ responses. Allure BEST DEAL … Read more…

Rachel Lindsay Says She’ll Cut Ties With ‘The Bachelor’ Unless ‘Embarrassing’ Diversity Issues Are Fixed

After 24 “Bachelor” contestants and 15 “Bachelorettes,” the franchise’s sole Black lead, Rachel Lindsay, is ready to dissociate with ABC’s reality series entirely if they don’t immediately address their problem with diversity. “In 40 seasons [‘The Bachelor’] had one Black … Read more…

SoftBank created a minority-focused fund, but diversity has not been part of its larger vision

SoftBank’s $ 100 million Opportunity Fund for minority-owned businesses is one of the first large funds created in response to nationwide protests sparked by the killing of George Floyd. But it’s about 0.1% the size of SoftBank’s Vision Fund, which … Read more…

Gabrielle Union Speaks Out as ‘America’s Got Talent’ Investigation Praises Its Own ‘Diversity’

Months after NBC launched a formal investigation into the on-set environment of America’s Got Talent, the results are in. The network, along with producers Fremantle and Syco, released a statement Wednesday that mostly patted themselves on the back. “While the … Read more…