Films aiming to win Oscars will need to meet diversity criteria, Academy says

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 10:30 GMT

The organization that hands out the Academy Awards said it would form a group to develop diversity and inclusion guidelines that filmmakers will have to meet in order for their work to be eligible for Oscars.

et Opinion: Enough with the Token Inclusion in the Cosmetics Industry

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 - 08:00 GMT

L’Oreal included a veiled woman in their new ad campaign, but something is still missing—if you look closely enough.

Deadpool star Ed Skrein quits ‘Hellboy’ after sharp criticism

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 - 08:00 GMT

Actor Ed Skrein, known for his role as a villain in the ‘Deadpool’ movie, has stepped down from his role in the upcoming 'Hellboy' after complaints of whitewashing were leveled against him.

Hollywood still slacking with representation, study shows

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 - 11:35 GMT

Hollywood continues to slack off when it comes to pushing for greater diversity in races and genders, and a recent study shows that almost nothing has improved since 2007.

Egypt elected to UNESCO’s Protection of Cultural Expressions

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 - 10:16 GMT

Egypt was elected to occupy a seat in the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee.