Jodie Whittaker Makes the Same Amount of Money as Peter Capaldi Did for Doctor Who

All forms of gender-based workplace discrimination are absolute bullshit. But there’s a particular kind of noxiousness to the wage gap between male and female actors, because unlike with many other professions, actors’ pay is often public knowledge. Thankfully, we can report the BBC’s Doctor Who is paying Jodie…

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Taraji P. Henson on Hollywood's Refusal to Cast Older Women in Action Movies: 'Fuck That'

In the upcoming film Proud Mary, Taraji P. Henson stars as a deadly hitwoman bound to a Boston crime family who finds her life turned upside down when she accidentally orphans a young boy. The spyfi thriller sounds all kinds of amazing, but according to its star, Hollywood’s still acting as if women can’t carry action…

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