Go Ahead Quote Me

ACTRESS MICHELLE WILLIAMS
ACTRESS MICHELLE WILLIAMS
ACTRESS REGINA KING
ACTRESS REGINA KING
DIRECTOR BARRY JENKINS
DIRECTOR BARRY JENKINS

A private humiliation became a public turning point.

ACTRESS MICHELLE WILLIAMS on the uproar over the pay discrepancy where she was paid less than 1 per cent of what her male co-star, Mark Wahlberg, received to reshoot parts of the 2017 movie, All The Money In The World


Well, I guess it's kind of cool. 'Two-time Emmy winner Regina King'. So now I have an introduction to my name. 

ACTRESS REGINA KING


So if it can happen to me, it can happen to anyone. 

DIRECTOR BARRY JENKINS on being called a racial slur while promoting the movie Moonlight (2016), which went on to win three Oscars, including Best Picture

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 11, 2018, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe