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Ben Affleck & Matt Damon To Add Inclusion Rider In Their Future Projects

Ben Affleck & Matt Damon To Add Inclusion Rider In Their Future Projects Ben Affleck & Matt Damon To Add Inclusion Rider In Their Future Projects
Lora Ball | 13 March, 2018, 18:50

Five days later, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon's production company Pearl Street Films have retweeted and responded to Jordan's statement.

Black Panther actor Michael B Jordan later pledged to insert an inclusion rider clause into his future movie contracts, with Cox DiGiovanni now sharing Affleck and Damon's announcement in response to that news.

"@michaelb4jordan Thank you for always supporting broader representation in the industry".

Last week, Michael B. Jordan announced that his production company, Outlier Society, would adopt an inclusion rider into its contracts for all future projects.

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The heightened buzz prompted the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, founded by University of Southern California professor Stacy Smith, who floated the idea of inclusion riders in 2016, to tweet out a quick explainer on the term.

"She has been a champion, advocate and co-creator of the rider and we're thrilled that Pearl Street Films is adopting and countering on screen and behind the camera bias with this tool".

The move comes just over a week after McDormand urged other actors to ask for inclusion riders as a way to ensure gender and racial diversity in films. McDormand said. "Because we all have stories to tell and projects we need financed". "Don't talk to us about it at the parties tonight".

An inclusion rider essentially means that any given project must be representative of the world outside it. Film crews and casts are overwhelmingly white and male, and these riders, in theory, make sure at least 50% of the cast and crew are diverse.

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