If You Still Think Hollywood Treats Men And Women Equally, Read These Two Interviews
Huffington Post - about 1 year
On Thursday, The Hollywood Reporter released its Actor Roundtable interview, featuring Jeff Bridges, Casey Affleck, Mahershala Ali, Andrew Garfield, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Dev Patel.
As an industry publication, The Hollywood Reporter publishes several different moderated roundtable discussions showcasing top talent in the lead-up to awards season: a producer roundtable, a director roundtable, a documentary roundtable, a composer roundtable, a songwriter roundtable, and, yes, an actress roundtable. Like it or not, award show categories in acting are still split by gender ― Best Actor in a Drama, Best Actress in a Comedy, and so on ― so we can presume the magazine is just following suit.
Which would be fine, if it didn’t also make so apparent the difference between being a male actor in press interviews and being a female one.
While the selected men were able to discuss at length how they each prepared for roles and why certain roles changed their views on life, as well as sh...
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