Changing things in Hollywood
Zoe Kravitz is making a stand on the roles she chooses. resent ourselves properly in Hollywood.”
Kravitz has also started a collective of filmmaker friends, including cinematographers, directors, actors and writers, to put her words into action. The goal is to write a script together and they meet weekly to work.
She’s also planning to do her part by simply not taking roles she views as stereotypical.
“It’s our responsibility to say, ‘ I’m not going to take the same role over and over again.’ I mean, of course actors gotta eat, but if it’s something you believe in, we have the power to break the stereotypes by ( a) writing our own things and ( b) saying no to the same thing over and over again,” Kravitz said.
“This industry is not colourblind, but I think actors can be.” – AP
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Kravitz is the daughter of musician Lenny Kravitz and actress Lisa Bonet. — AP