Here at Vault, we leverage Big Data to solve market and financial problems in the entertainment sector. As we’ve researched and worked on these problems, we’ve discovered some intriguing insights – many of which are highly topical
and worth sharing.
A note for our technically savvy friends: Please see our GitHub page for an extended overview of the below story.
In this three-part series, we’ll be focusing on the question:
DOES HOLLYWOOD REALLY HAVE AGE AND GENDER BIASES?
Part One: A Question of Years and Gender
By Dr. Nir Tzachar, PhD. (511 Words)
The topics of gender equality and equal compensation have sparked debates around the globe – and rightfully so. Hollywood has become a major target for accusations of gender inequality, as aging male actors seem to land many more
roles than older actresses do, not to mention the compensation gap. But is this accusation valid? We dove into the data to find out...