Vanessa Kirby: Princess Margaret role made me see female representation poor in TV

Vanessa Kirby says her role as Princess Margaret in The Crown helped her notice the problematic representation of women on screen By Andrew Bullock For Mailonline Published: 12:38 BST, 6 April 2021 | Updated: 12:40 BST, 6 April 2021 Vanessa Kirby believes her role as Princess Margaret in Netflix‘s The Crown helped her realise a … Read more

Viola Davis and Stacey Abrams talk power, independence and representation in Hollywood for Variety

A-list actress Viola Davis and political power-player Stacey Abrams are both titans in their own fields. And the pair of high-profile women talked about their responsibility to fight for a better world while in conversation for Variety’s Black Women Of Awards Season issue. During the chat Viola, 55, explained how her awards season clout is just … Read more

NeNe Leakes says her representation didn’t fire her: ‘My team DID NOT let me go!’

NeNe Leakes took to Twitter on Tuesday in response to reports that her representation had let her go. ‘For all of you that are asking, emailing, in boxing, blogging, reporting etc.,’ the former Real Housewives of Atlanta star, 53, said on the social media site on Tuesday,  ‘The ONLY statement i have…My team DID NOT … Read more

John Boyega reveals he and Kathleen Kennedy discussed representation in Star Wars

John Boyega has revealed he had a ‘transparent, honest conversation’ with President of LucasFilm Kathleen Kennedy about representation in Star Wars. Earlier this year, the actor, 28, called out the franchise for ‘sidelining’ his character of Stormtrooper turned Rebel hero Finn and giving ‘all the nuance’ to his white co-stars Daisy Ridley and Adam Driver. … Read more

John Boyega teases he’d be open to returning to Star Wars if his Finn was given due representation

He recently spoke out against Disney for what he felt was the sidelining of his character in one of the biggest cinematic franchises of all time. And this week, Star Wars actor John Boyega opened up once again about his experience in the sci-fi film series, and how he’d be open to revisiting his character Finn … Read more

Everyday Ageism: FEMAIL columnist CHRISTA D’SOUZA, says 60-plussers need representation

Everyday Ageism: FEMAIL columnist CHRISTA D’SOUZA, says 60-plussers need representation Christa D’Souza said she will miss Jenni Murray being on Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour She hopes the presenter isn’t leaving because she’s turning 70 later this year  The British columnist argues those over 60 also need representation   By Christa D’souza For The Daily Mail Published: 23:22 … Read more