As we continue to fight in Hollywood - and the entertainment sector in general - for equal pay and equal opportunities across the board, for me that does not simply mean more female directors, more people of color in major lead roles and block buster films, or more strong feminine based story lines...it's also about including EVERYONE.
Rapper Common In Bed With HBO
October 28, 2015
Rapper, Actor and now Producer Common has gotten into bed with HBO. He has secured a "first look" deal with the cable giant to create and produce projects for them. I'm not certain if this will be solely for the network, solely for the HBO Go Platform or what. But that's a pretty dope look for the revamped lyricist.
Who Runs the World? GIRLS!
May 22, 2015
Ok, maybe we don’t run it yet, but we are so moving in that direction. As we’ve seen, females have been moving up and on for some time now. In the entertainment space and beyond, women are all over the big gigs. From Academy President, Cheryl Boone Isaacs to Barbara Underhill, the Toronto Maple Leafs Skating Coach, to Shonda Rhimes who is RUNNING Thursday nights on major network ABC with presently three, soon to be FOUR shows!