Hollywood Films Fail to Represent Diversity in U.S., Study Shows
Hollywood is not projecting the increasing diversity of the U.S. on the silver screen, according to a USC Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism study released on Monday. Latinos remain t…
This is not even close to being news.
I suppose we should be glad it’s being discussed though. My industry is not exactly the bastion of anything-goes liberalism critics make it out to be. When you assume your core (and only important) audience is always going to be straight white 18-34 males — even in defiance of recorded audience demographics — you’ve adopted the kind of hidebound, hyper-risk-averse conservatism that hurts your bottom line more than it benefits it.