Netflix says no to Frances McDormand's calls for 'inclusion riders'

Why Netflix is saying no to 'inclusion riders' in Hollywood

Fox Business Outlook: Netflix CEO Reed Hastings not on board with Frances McDormand's Oscar speech call for contracts that demand more diversity in hiring cast and crew.

In Oscar winner Frances McDormand's speech she called for an "inclusion rider," which is a contract demand where actors and actresses can require more diversity when it comes to hiring the cast and crew. But, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings doesn't necessarily see it the same way, saying, "we're not so big on doing everything through agreements. We're trying to do things creatively." Hastings said Netflix would rather speak with the filmmakers about the diversity of the project before shooting begins.

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