The future is female, diverse, and lucrative as hell.
A new study conducted by USC’s Annenberg Inclusion Initiative has revealed what many 2018 moviegoers already knew: Women and people of color crushed it at the box office.
Looking at the 100 highest-grossing films from each of the past 12 years, USC’s research team broke down 2018’s diversity gains by comparing last year’s casting stats with previously established casting trends.
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Here are a few of the study’s major finds about the top 100 films of 2018, compared to the top 100 films of each year since 2007: Read more…
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