Gender Pay Equality In Hollywood

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One might think that when it comes to gender pay equality, Hollywood would be a little better than other infamous industries for employing our nation’s best entertainer. One would be wrong. Recent statistics in magazines such as Forbes, showed that among the kind of bountifully compensated thespians who fill seats at the Oscars, men make way, more than women, as in millions. The men on Forbes’ most recent list of top-paid actors for that year made twice as much money as the top-paid actresses. In other words, Hollywood’s best-compensated actresses made just 40 cents for every dollar that the best-compensated men made. Although this difference seems exponential, women in the industry are still making an astronomical amount of money for their
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