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Black talent is last in, first out, and quick to be cut

Already underrepresented in the industry, Black actors, writers, directors, and producers are especially vulnerable to market shocks.

Black talent is susceptible to market shocks and has been largely stagnant over the past 20 years.
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To read the article, see “Black representation in film and TV: The challenges and impact of increasing diversity,” March 11, 2021.