Tag Archives: Film

Diversity in Hollywood: crunching the numbers Arts & Entertainment,Lifestyle,News

Hayley Michaud The backlash stemming from the nominees for this year’s Academy Awards prompted a University of Southern California study looking into the diversity in Hollywood. When the nominees were announced late last year – with no non white actors or directors on the list – it prompted the trending topic  #OscarsSoWhite. The USC Annenberg School’s

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John Tory off to Hollywood to boost Toronto film industry Arts & Entertainment,News

Mayor John Tory is heading to Hollywood in hopes of attracting more film and television producers to Toronto. “Toronto’s film and television sector is a growing source of jobs and economic growth,” Tory said in a statement. The Mayor leaves for Los Angeles on Wednesday, just days before Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony. The mayor also

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