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Hollywood Racism

The Trouble With Hollywood’s Obsession With White Guy Biopics

Fusion | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 08.03.2015 | World

Hollywood loves to take a genius, or an athlete, or a politician — a notable figure whose life was important — and dramatize h...

Adam Sandler Shrugs Off Criticism He's Making A Racist Movie

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 07.20.2015 | Entertainment

Adam Sandler brushed off claims that his upcoming movie is racist in his first public response to Native American actors walking off the set. "It was...

Gina Rodriguez: Hollywood 'Isn't About Racism, It's About Money'

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 06.10.2015 | Latino Voices

Gina Rodriguez wants to show Hollywood the money. The “Jane the Virgin” star recently sat down with Glam Belleza Latina for their summer issue...

'Love & Basketball' Director Explains Hollywood's Excuse For Not Casting Black Actors

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.22.2014 | Black Voices

When director Gina Prince-Bythewood set out to make her latest film, "Beyond the Lights," she thought her script felt commercial, but studio executive...

This Shameful Hollywood Habit Is So Common, You May Not Have Noticed It

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 11.06.2014 | Entertainment

Hollywood may have retired blackface and other racist caricatures, but discrimination is alive and well.

The Kind Of Hero Hollywood Doesn't Need

Meral Barlas | Posted 08.17.2014 | Teen
Meral Barlas

When I was little, one of my favorite movies was The Little Mermaid II. There was one specific reason why I loved this film so much -- Ariel and Eric's daughter, Melody, had long, black hair.

Mallika Rao

Is This DVD Cover Racist?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mallika Rao | Posted 08.06.2013 | Entertainment

The American distributor of a celebrated Australian movie about racial equality, "The Sapphires," is backtracking from what some are calling a "racist...