Queen Of Diamonds

Hollywood is a suction for your confidence or your faith or your togetherness. Just walking on the street you can feel it.

– Robin Wright

 

The wage gap is not going to disappear on its own. Hollywood is famous for paying women actors less than their male counterparts. Robin Wright is an actress known for her roles in House of Cards and Forest Gump. Her voice is one of many in the fight to close the wage gap. She is at the center of this discussion as she battles to receive payment for what she is truly worth.

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The Newer Model

That’s what I love about acting, you get to find little pieces of yourself in every character you play.

–  Julianna Margulies

Treated as if she were a car too old to maintain,  Julianna Margulies was traded in by The Good Wife creators Michelle and Robert King. Their new show on CBS, BrainDead includes a majority of the cast from their previous show except her. To make matters worse the star of the show Mary Elizabeth Winstead looks like the younger version of her.

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Expiration Date

If you risk nothing, then you risk everything.

– Geena Davis

The film industry has stopped stocking the shelves with actresses over 40. They’re considered expired. “Aging Out” is being brought out of the shadows; the conversation surrounding gender inequality in Hollywood is rapidly expanding. The youth-obsessed business the industry has become is creating an acidic environment .

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