It comes after Three Billboards star Frances McDormand issued a rallying cry to Hollywood as she collected her Oscar for Best Actress, telling the audience: "I have two words to leave with you tonight, ladies and gentlemen: inclusion rider".
The inclusion rider agreement will be adopted by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck in production deals they plan to make in the future through their company.
An inclusion rider, McDormand later explained to the press backstage, "means that you can ask for and/or demand at least 50% diversity, not only in casting but also [in] the crew".
Jordan had previously confirmed the news on Instagram: 'In support of the women & men who are leading this fight, I will be adopting the Inclusion Rider for all projects produced by my company Outlier Society.
In her acceptance speech, McDormand honoured the other women who were nominated in various categories.
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.
"Thank you for always supporting broader representation in the industry", Cox DiGiovanni tweeted.
"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".
One person was transported with minor injuries, ' he wrote. "This could've turned out way worse than it did", Scott said. Police say Amber Young was en route to her wedding in Marana when she was involved in a vehicle crash.
He had a solid rookie season before a breakout sophomore campaign in which he caught 60 balls for 1,047 yards and nine touchdowns. He spent the first three seasons of his career in Buffalo before being traded to the Rams in in August.
Patrick's Festival CEO said: "The role of International Guest of Honour is something we have been considering for a few years". In addition to Mark's Star Wars connection, research into his family history has found that he has a double-link to Ireland.
In the comments of the picture, rumors are rife that Nick is about to undergo a BIG change in Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck's movie. Jackson's Nick Fury had any idea about any of the other heroes and insane stuff going on in the world", said Feige.
At 11:17AM ET (15:17 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rose 60.97 points, or 0.39 percent, to 15,665.76. Last week Tillerson said that an upcoming meeting between Trump and Kim would focus on "talks" rather than "negotiations".
Tillerson, formerly the CEO of ExxonMobil, was out of the country, finishing a week-long tour of several African nations. Last Thursday, Tillerson said it would be premature for Trump to hold talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un .
It might have ended there, but a patron sitting behind Charpentier was struck enough to take a picture and post it to Facebook. Texas Southern University has reportedly assigned a counselor to help Williams begin her degree, KHOU reported .
Sunday's American Idol premiere pulled a respectable 2.3 rating in the key demo and 10.3 million viewers. For The CW , " Legends of Tomorrow " (0.4, 1.3 million) and " iZombie " (0.2, 0.74 million) were even.
Minutes after his firing, McEntee was hired by Trump's reelection campaign as a senior adviser for campaign operations, CNN said. McEntee wasn't as well known as the others, but had been a constant presence at Mr.
Forwards Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial returned to the group workout, having recovered from their injuries. Paul Pogba missed United's 2-1 win over Liverpool on Saturday through injury, and he wasn't missed.
Mountain View-based Kitty Hawk , which is financed by Google co-founder Page, describes Cora as an air taxi. In keeping with 21st-century trends, it's also fully electric with a range of about 62 miles.
Sheriff: About 45 people were aboard crashed bus
A charter bus filled with students reportedly plunged into an Alabama ravine Tuesday morning, leaving numerous people injured. Sources say the bus was carrying students back home to Channelview, Texas, which is in the Houston area.
After early year slump, crude oil returns to profit
The Treasury Department will auction $21 billion in 10-year notes on Monday, as well as $28 billion in three-year notes. U.S. crude production from major shale formations was expected to rise in April to a record 6.95 million bpd, the U.S.
Abcam (LON:ABC) Rating Lowered to Hold at Berenberg Bank
One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. Liberum Capital now has GBX 2,800 ($38.68) price target on the stock, down from their prior price target of GBX 2,880 ($39.79).
Cardinals expected to release Adrian Peterson Monday
And when asked by TMZ Sports what his " dream scenario " would be, Peterson said "Obviously, being back home would be awesome". The thought of playing for the Houston Texans doesn't seem to be new for the future hall of fame running back.
Pence calls for Joy Behar to apologize to Christians
He added, "It's just simply wrong for ABC to have a television program that expresses that kind of religious intolerance". In contrast, "Pence didn't back down and that sets a good standard", Showalter opined .
'Flava in Ya Ear' rapper Craig Mack dies at age 46
DJ Scratch said on Instagram that Mack formerly handled his turntable setups and breakdowns. "Because Craig was my rodie on tour". Then a few years later he went on to make one of the biggest most iconic songs in Hip Hop history.
Allen Robinson Intends to Sign With Bears in Free Agency
Robinson, breaking out in a big way in 2015 with 80 receptions, 1,400 yards and 14 touchdowns, only turns 25 in August. Robinson missed virtually all of last season after he suffered a torn ACL in the very first game of the year.