Posts Tagged ‘television’

Orange is The New Black Cast

Orange Is the New Black Season 2

The trailer for Season 2 of Orange is The black is out. This original netflix show features a primarily female cast. It’s highly reccommended fro anyone who wants to see a diverse representation of women in the media. Season 2 comes out on Netflix June 6th!

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http://vitaminw.co/culture-society/trailblazing-roles-tv-nurses-vice-presidents
Parthasarathy’s article on the progression of women’s careers on television is a comforting look at the positive direction that we are heading in. This list of trailblazing women on television shows how far we’ve come without taking away from how far we still have to go.

Women and Minority Writers Losing Ground in Film

http://variety.com/2014/biz/news/wga-jobs-report-women-minority-writers-lose-ground-in-film-make-small-gains-in-tv-1201156843/

Women and minority writers employment is declining in the film industry, while white males salaries are increasing. In television however women and minorities are making small gains, though they are still no where near there white male counterparts.