HOLLYWOOD PRODUCER STARTS TWITTER ACCOUNT CALLING OUT SEXIST SCRIPTS

By James Branson

Ross Putman, a Hollywood producer, has just launched a frankly awesome series of tweets that shine a bright light on sexism in the Film industry.

And all he’s done is shared the introductions to every female character in every script that comes across his desk.

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Tweeting under the name @femscriptintros, Putman is excerpting descriptions of female characters verbatim – all he’s doing is changing the names to ‘JANE’. Unsurprisingly, the vast majority are of the standard “super hot/cute/sexy/smokin'” variety.

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The Producer hasn’t made any comments on where he stands on the issue, although he did say that “you will notice quite a few of them are… well, similarly problematic.

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