Challenging Stereotypes

Hollywood has been challenging some of the gender stereotypes through remakes and promoting strong female leads. For example Ghostbusters (2016).

Ghostbusters 2016

The recent Star Wars Film, The Last Jedi has a strong female lead in the name of Rey.

The Last Jedi

There is also the upcoming remake of Ocean’s Eleven with a female cast.

Some people have been unhappy in what they perceive to be casting females just appeal to the left wing, feminists, etc. For example casting a female to play the Doctor in the Doctor Who series (https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/doctor-who-steven-moffat-jodie-whittaker-backlash-comic-con-2017-1023733).

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