Actor Richard Dreyfuss Slams Woke Hollywood Inclusion Standards

  • Actor Richard Dreyfuss blasted woke inclusion standards in Hollywood during an interview this week, saying that it was “patronizing” because it treats people like they are children.
  • Dreyfuss — who is known for “What About Bob?,” “American Graffiti,” “Jaws,” “Close Encounters of the Third Kind,” and more — made the remarks on PBS’s “Firing Line with Margaret Hoover” after discussing at length a variety of issues related to the decline of civics education in the U.S.
  • The subject of Hollywood inclusion standards came up when Hoover mentioned that, starting next year, “films will be required to meet new inclusion standards to be eligible for the Academy Award for Best Picture.”