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Think Television Is Diverse? Researchers Say It's Just As Bad As Film

TakePart | Jade Walker | Posted 02.23.2016 | Entertainment

The Academy Awards are once again under fire for their lack of nonwhite acting nominees, but a new report says the diversity problem at Hollywood's bi...

'Rosewood' Star On Playing A 'Very Latina' Character Who Doesn't Feed Into Stereotypes

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 09.23.2015 | Latino Voices

With a Latina actress and a Black actor as its leads, there’s no doubt that Fox’s “Rosewood” is a response to the television industry’s newf...

Essence Recognizes Five Trailblazers In One Badass Cover

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 04.14.2015 | Black Voices

Yes! Essence magazine is marking a big milestone in May -- and to honor the event, they’ve dedicated the cover of their upcoming issue to five we...

Deadline's Take On Diversity Is Dangerous, And Completely Misses The Point

Rashad Robinson | Posted 05.26.2015 | Black Voices
Rashad Robinson

It feels like Hollywood is finally starting to get what so many of us knew all along; audiences want to see diversity. Yet somehow, at this exciting moment of progress for the industry, Deadline Hollywood found it appropriate to publish what can only be described as a call for regression.

'Ethnic' Actors Aren't Stealing White Roles: The Racist, Clueless Backlash To TV's Greatest Season Begins

Salon | Sonia Saraiya | Posted 03.25.2015 | Black Voices

Over at Deadline, Nellie Andreeva has a lengthy piece titled, alarmingly, “Pilots 2015: The Year Of Ethnic Castings—About Time Or Too Much Of Good...

Deadline Piece On TV Diversity Slammed As 'Ignorant'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 03.26.2015 | Entertainment

Late Tuesday night, Deadline.com published a story that ignited the Internet. Titled "Pilots 2015: The Year Of Ethnic Castings –- About Time Or Too ...

Carolina Moreno

America Ferrera Takes Hollywood's Lack Of Diversity ‘Extremely Personally'

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolina Moreno | Posted 03.03.2015 | Latino Voices

Gina Rodriguez became only the second Latina to take home the Golden Globe in the best actress category earlier this year. But while many celebrated t...

Hollywood's Diversity Problem Starts At The Top, UCLA Report Finds

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 03.02.2015 | Latino Voices

Hollywood’s diversity problem is far from shocking. Over the past few years, studies have highlighted the profitability of diverse casting and the l...

Erin Whitney

2014 Was TV's Most Diverse Year, But There's Still Progress To Be Made

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Whitney | Posted 12.30.2014 | Entertainment

When television historians (and future listicle makers) look back on 2014, one thing will seem crystal clear: this past year was one of the most diver...

Carolina Moreno

Gina Rodriguez On Why Stars Are ‘Afraid' To Speak Up About Diversity On TV

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolina Moreno | Posted 10.13.2014 | Latino Voices

Gina Rodriguez may be on the brink of stardom thanks to the CW’s new series "Jane The Virgin," but the actress is more preoccupied with changing the...

Tracee Ellis Ross Reveals The One Thing 'black-ish' Has Taught Her

Posted 09.15.2014 | Black Voices

--Tracee Ellis Ross shares her thoughts on portraying the role of a bi-racial character on ABC's new family sitcom "black-ish." (Eurweb) More N...

Brennan Williams

'Black-ish' Creator Defines New Show And Responds To Critics

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.05.2014 | Black Voices

This fall, ABC will add more diversity to its slate of programming with the new family sitcom "black-ish." Starring Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ros...

WATCH: The Trailer For ABC's New Sitcom 'Blackish'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 05.15.2014 | Black Voices

The announcement of ABC's Fall 2014 schedule -- and Shonda Rhimes' monopoly of the network's Thursday night primetime slots -- already gave us somethi...

How Paulina Rubio Will Save X Factor

Gary Villablanca Duff | Posted 11.06.2013 | Latino Voices
Gary Villablanca Duff

Rubio is an experienced and entertaining addition to the panel and provides Latinos with the opportunity to break another star into main-stream America

Is TV Finally Getting More Diverse?

The Huffington Post | HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 09.19.2012 | TV

Every new TV season, there are stories written about the phenomenal talent coming to TV ... then there are stories about the talent we still don't see...

Why Isn't TV More Diverse?

tvguide.com | Posted 08.01.2011 | Media

To paraphrase NBC's marketing slogan, has prime time become "less colorful"? Looking at the casting of this fall's new TV series, the groups that moni...