Lena Waithe wants financial repercussions for Hollywood companies who aren’t being inclusive enough.
“If your studio hasn’t greenlit enough projects brought in by underrepresented communities — everything gets shut down. The studios, networks and streamers all need to live by new rules, and if they don’t live by them, there need to be financial repercussions,”
A BET show has never been nominated for an Emmy, “Black and brown people are often left off. We’re never a part of the conversation or roundtables. And when we are there — there’s usually only one or two of us."
ONTD, can you name BET shows that deserve Emmy noms ?