The 'Seduction' of Latinx Audiences: Where Is the Long-Term Commitment?

Recent cancellations in film and TV spotlight the entertainment industry's inclusion gaps

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In 2020, 270 showrunners, creators and screenwriters signed an open letter to Hollywood asking to increase Latinx representation in television. Since then, many major entertainment companies implemented diversity and inclusion initiatives, making public commitments to systemic changes and increased representation in front of the camera as well as behind the scenes. We started to see high-profile Latinx-led projects rolled out, such as In the Heights.