"He lives forever," the "Without Remorse" actor said.
The "Top Gun" star reportedly took action to protest the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, under fire for its stunning lack of diversity.
The network said it was "hopeful" it would "be in a position to air the show in January 2023.”
A new survey of underrepresented TV writers found that last summer’s racial reckoning may have led to more opportunities — but not necessarily better ones.
Movies with more diverse casts consistently earned more at the box office and generated bigger streaming audiences in 2020.
The powerful producer faces accusations of abuse and intimidation going back decades.
The "Matrix" actor didn't expect her opportunities in Hollywood to shift so quickly. "I went from being a girl to the mother to beyond the mother,” she said.
Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua said they are pulling production on their upcoming film out of Georgia over the state’s new restrictive voting measure.
Among the letter's more than 80 signatories include actors Amy Poehler, Naomie Harris, Heather Matarazzo and Janina Gavankar.
Portrayals of Asian characters haven't improved much since Abdul-Jabbar worked with Bruce Lee in the 1960s, he wrote in The Hollywood Reporter.