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Benedict Cumberbatch takes a strong stand on equal pay

If you have a role for Benedict Cumberbatch but his female co-stars aren’t receiving equal pay, he’s going to say no. The Doctor Strange and Sherlock star is using his sizable platform to push for positive, necessary change. He said as much in a recent interview with Radio Times, during which he articulated his thoughts...CONTINUE READING

Evan Rachel Wood will receive equal pay for ‘Westworld’ Season 3

Evan Rachel Wood will be receiving the same pay as some of her male co-stars, but not until season 3. Her rightfully earned pay increase comes in the wake of the Time’s Up movement and HBO’s commitment to fixing pay gaps.  Considering her character, Dolores, is essentially the face of the series, it’s about damn...CONTINUE READING

Evan Rachel Wood shares she’s finally getting equal pay to male ‘Westworld’ co-stars — in Season 3

Westworld’s Evan Rachel Wood will be getting the same pay as some of her male co-stars starting in Season 3, the actor told The Wrap Tuesday. Finally. Wood’s character Dolores is basically the face of HBO’s Westworld, and thanks to the Time’s Up movement, Reese Witherspoon, and HBO’s newfound commitment to fixing pay disparities between...CONTINUE READING

John McEnroe earns 10 times more than Martina Navratilova for Wimbledon commentating

Tennis star Martina Navratilova has claimed she gets paid a mere tenth of John McEnroe’s salary for her work as a commentator at Wimbledon.  Speaking on BBC Panorama, the Czech tennis champion—who’s considered among the best female tennis players of all time— revealed that she gets paid about £15K ($21K) for her role as a...CONTINUE READING

Want to be mad? Claire Foy made less than Matt Smith on ‘The Crown’

Two producers on Netflix’s The Crown revealed Tuesday that Matt Smith made more than Claire Foy for the first two seasons of the show. “Going forward, no one gets paid more than the Queen,” said Left Bank creative director Suzanne Mackie, per Variety. SEE ALSO: ‘The Crown’ has reportedly found its new Prince Philip That’s...CONTINUE READING

New info shows Michelle Williams was reportedly making 1/8th as much as Mark Wahlberg for original shoot — and the outrages don’t stop there

The Hollywood Reporter confirmed Thursday that Michelle Williams made roughly one-eighth of Mark Wahlberg’s salary on All the Money in the World – and that’s before those notorious reshoots. Williams received a $625,000 paycheck compared to Wahlberg’s $5 million. Her performance was nominated for a Golden Globe. SEE ALSO: Hey Hollywood Men: Donating your salary...CONTINUE READING

E! boss defends Catt Sadler’s wage gap and gets immediately called out

Today in Making Excuses for Sexism, the head of E! Entertainment, Frances Berwick, cited everything from “misinformation” to the role of “expertise” as reasons for the controversy over female host Catt Sadler getting paid nearly half as much as her male counterpart, Jason Kennedy. Sadler left her long-standing position at E! late last month after...CONTINUE READING

Companies will have to prove equal pay in Iceland now, and it's pretty great

Ugh, Iceland. You’re great. We get it. Iceland will be the first country in the world to make employers prove they offer equal pay regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexuality or nationality, the Nordic nation’s government said Wednesday A.K.A International Women’s Day. SEE ALSO: 7 influential feminists share the most powerful thing about being a woman...CONTINUE READING
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