Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are pledging to do their part to boost diversity in the entertainment industry.
An "inclusion rider" is a clause that an actor can insist be inserted in the contract; it requires the cast and crew on a film to meet a certain level of diversity. The announcement was made on Twitter Monday.
It comes after Three Billboards star Frances McDormand issued a rallying cry to Hollywood as she collected her Oscar for Best Actress, telling the audience: "I have two words to leave with you tonight, ladies and gentlemen: inclusion rider". She concluded her speech with: "I have two words for you: inclusion rider".
Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni, Pearl Street Films' head of strategic outreach, confirmed that it would use inclusion riders and praised Michael B. Jordan, who announced last week that his own production company would now adopt the policy.
"Thank you for always supporting broader representation in the industry", Cox DiGiovanni tweeted.
"For those of you asking about the #InclusionRider, it's created to ensure equitable hiring in supportive roles for women, POC, the LGBT community, & people w/disabilities", the tweet said.
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho defended Jurgen Klopp after the Liverpool manager fumed at defender Dejan Lovren . But the Portuguese disputes the idea that Rashford is being held back under his charge.
However, after levelling up at 2-2, Federer hurried to a one-set lead in the next four games, winning three of them to love. Federer, a 20-time Grand Slam champion, has already won the Australian Open and Rotterdam Open this year.
Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman James Hurst signed a four-year, $17.5 million contract with $8 million guaranteed on Monday. The Baltimore Ravens will not pick up the option for right tackle Austin Howard , according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.
The court has said that mandatory Aadhaar linking with bank accounts and mobile phones will stand extended indefinitely till then. He proceeded to explain the whole concept of the Money Bill by giving examples from the constitutional provisions of Ireland.
It feels like a mass appeal smartwatch adding NFC payments would help spur adoption, but apparently that's not how Fitbit sees it. All of that is packed into a more slim and sleek metal package with upward of four days promised battery life.
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MPs were evacuated from the Norman Shaw North building inside parliament on Monday after a "suspicious substance" was found. They said they immediately alerted authorities and followed procedure, which led to the area being cordoned off.
Trump says 'disagreed on things' with Rex Tillerson
Hours before his ouster, Tillerson raised eyebrows by issuing some of his strongest statements yet on Russian Federation . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is the latest in a long string of staff departures under President Donald Trump .
Vu launches official Android 7 TV with Google
The TV also features minimalistic design and 11 button design, which is really simple to use in our testing. The Mi TV 4A models are powered by an Amlogic quad-core SoC that's coupled with 1GB of RAM.
UK Outlook Gets Small Boost But Remains Stuck in Low Gear
He also said the Department for Education would release up to £80 million to help small businesses with the apprenticeship levy. The Chancellor will publish a call for evidence on whether the tax relief for agricultural diesel contributes to air pollution.
Raman Singh condemns 'cowardly' attack in Sukma
The injured jawans were being airlifted and three helicopters will soon reach Raipur , said D.M. He bowed to each and every security personnel who attained martyrdom while serving the nation.
Google's Special Doodle Marks Paralympics 2018
Among them are 30 neutral competitors from Russian Federation , which remains suspended by the IPC over a mass doping scandal. Considered an outside chance to medal at his first games at PyeongChang, Patmore finished the regular competition in third.
Potential trade war threatens global economic growth, OECD warns
Global economic growth accelerated past year as higher investment and falling unemployment drove pickups in most major economies. The Paris-based organisation said the world economy was on course to expand at an annual pace of 3.9% over the next two years.
UCLA surprised to be part of First Four
Crosstown rival USC did not receive an at-large bid, despite its second-place showing at the Pac-12 Tournament . Bonaventure is driven by the guard play of seniors Jaylen Adams (19.8 points per game) and Matt Mobley (18.5).
Pogba misses training ahead of Sevilla tie
Rivals Watch: Following the four ties that were played last week, there are four more last-16 games taking place this week. David De Gea was undoubtedly the stand-out performer as the Reds played out a goalless draw in Andalucia three weeks ago.