Magazine article Screen International

Emma Stone Admits Some Male Co-Stars Have Taken a Pay Cut for Her

Magazine article Screen International

Emma Stone Admits Some Male Co-Stars Have Taken a Pay Cut for Her

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Actress gives brutally honest interview about gender pay gap in Hollywood.

Emma Stone has revealed that some of her male co-stars have taken pay cuts for her in an interview with Out magazine.

Stone, currently promoting Battle Of The Sexes, said: “In my career so far, I’ve needed my male co-stars to take a pay cut so that I may have parity with them. And that’s something they do for me because they feel it’s what’s right and fair.

“That’s something that’s also not discussed, necessarily-that our getting equal pay is going to require people to selflessly say, “That’s what’s fair.” If my male co-star, who has a higher quote than me but believes we are equal, takes a pay cut so that I can match him, that changes my quote in the future and changes my life. …

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