Gender in Acting: A delve into the gender situation today – and how it’s all about to change.
Brian and Joe discuss their take on the sensitive issue of equal opportunities in the acting industry, with a look at gender-blind casting, male versus female actors’ pay – and the Industry Greats who are fighting for change.
8 things you will learn about:
• Is a role ever really gender-specific?
• Gender-blind casting – What’s it all about?
• Male vs Female: Equal opportunities in acting
• From the female perspective: Writers & directors
• Industry examples: Angelina Jolie, Jodie Foster
• Actor’s pay – Just how is it calculated?
• Time for change: Diversity and Discrimination
• Setting the standard: Actors who are fighting for change