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OCTOBER 30, 2020

The Hollywood Commission Releases Findings From Industry-Wide Worker Survey

The nonprofit works to eradicate harassment, discrimination, and abuse of power in the entertainment industry.

In October 2017, The Hollywood Commission formed with the goal of changing the power disparity and culture of abuse that pervades the entertainment industry. Led by Chair Anita Hill and Executive Director Malia Arrington, the commission partners with major industry organizations such as unions (including the WGAW), studios, television networks, streaming services, music companies, talent agencies, and trade associations. Read more >>


Writers’ Room

Stuck at home on Halloween? Take a break from the gloom of doomscrolling with these spooky treats on and

The Invisible Man’s Leigh Whannell entered the horror scene 16 years ago and keeps the thrills coming.

3rd & Fairfax talks with Mary Laws (Succession), creator-showrunner-EP of Hulu’s new horror-drama anthology series Monsterland.

Nothing surpasses the horrors of puberty, as real-life best friends Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle share how they bonded through writing the brutally honest PEN15.


Get Out and Vote

You have many ways to cast your ballot in the 2020 Elections

Lose your mail-in ballot? Miss the October 27 deadline to apply for vote-by-mail? You still have time to take part in the 2020 elections, but as we get closer to November 3, it’s crucial that you make a plan to vote.

If you want to use your mail-in-ballot, do not mail it now; it might not make it back by Election Day. Instead, bring your ballot directly to a drop-off location, or vote in person. You can find your nearest vote centers, polling places, and drop-off locations at Read more >>

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