I don’t get that.”
Guillermo del Toro, who shouted about women’s equality as credits rolled on the Critics’ Choice Awards Thursday night, said he makes sure actresses on his productions are treated fairly.
“I think it’s incredibly important, because the work and the profession are exactly the same,” he said, adding that Hollywood used to recognize that.
Guillermo del Toro said he makes sure actresses on his productions are treated fairly. Imperative Entertainment, which produced the film, declined to comment when contacted by The Associated Press and CBC News. where we have a coherent plan of us women, what we need to do to make this happen.”
Pay equality ‘incredibly important,’ del Toro says
Veteran actress Rita Moreno also said she was shocked by the news, but she doesn’t blame Wahlberg. “I think we need to be more conscious when we make deals, to be strong and stay united… There just has to be.”
Christopher Plummer was parachuted in to replace Kevin Spacey in All the Money in the World at the last minute. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
“If you go back to the golden era of Hollywood, this is not something that was happening then. “They went on strike; they gave the babies to the men; they disappeared. “We started it, so we have to be part of the solution.”
He said he wouldn’t take a pay cut to make things equal, “but there has to be parity. So, you have to go on strike. Two reports say Wahlberg was paid far more than Williams for the reshoots in which Kevin Spacey was replaced by Christopher Plummer after accusations of sexual misconduct surfaced against Spacey. Stars are sharing their shock at reports of a significant pay disparity between Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams for reshoots on the Ridley Scott film All the Money in the World. It’s the studios or whoever makes the deal, and it’s terrible because it makes you feel undervalued or easily exchangeable. Paul Getty is no sweat, says Christopher Plummer
Ridley Scott on the race to replace Kevin Spacey with Christopher Plummer in All the Money in the World
Representatives for Wahlberg and Williams did not respond to requests for comment Friday. “That’s his business. You had great actresses — Joan Crawford, Bette Davis — that were fuel for the movies, that were engines for the movies, and were treated and paid and considered in the same realm. The country fell down and now it’s the only country in Europe that has practically parity of pay and has since had two female leaders. “But often it’s not them. And it’s just not OK, in any field, not just as an actor… “She’s a big star too though. USA Today reported this week that Wahlberg was paid $1.5 million for the 10 days of reshoots, while Williams got less than $1,000 for the same work.
Replacing Kevin Spacey as J. “I’m reminded of Iceland, 1979, when all the women went on strike,” he said. Whenever it changed, it should change back.”
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The Handmaid’s Tale actor Joseph Fiennes said women should take action if things don’t change. But actor Liam Neeson said it’s a healthy and necessary discussion to have, because “the disparity, sometimes, is (expletive) disgraceful.”
“We as men have got to be part of it,” he told The Associated Press earlier this week. “I have never been paid the same as my male co-star, ever,” Kruger said. You can’t give up, and you get results that way.”
With files from CBC News
© The Associated Press, 2018 That’s what actors do — they get paid very handsomely, especially if they’re big stars,” she said. (Sony Pictures)
Actress Diane Kruger said she was surprised by the size of the wage gap between Wahlberg and Williams, but that she also isn’t paid the same as the men she works with.