Top Stories

Carey Mulligan Speaks Out About Jennifer Lawrence's Wage Inequality Essay

Carey Mulligan Speaks Out About Jennifer Lawrence's Wage Inequality Essay

Carey Mulligan is the latest star to speak out about wage inequality in Hollywood.

The 30-year-old Suffragette actress opened up about Jennifer Lawrence‘s essay regarding the differences in pay between men and women.

“I think it’s a good thing for someone like Jennifer to speak out; it means an awful lot to women,” Carey told Deadline. “Sure, there’s been cynicism toward her speaking out and the fact that she makes a lot of money, but she is completely and selflessly rising above that. (The discrepancy) is inherently unfair and she has an enormous platform to speak out against it. Men in Hollywood look up to her because she is powerful. She’s using that platform to correct something that isn’t right. It’s a long overdue conversation and it’s admirable what she has done. This is an age-old issue that’s in every part of society.”

In case you missed it, read Jennifer‘s recent essay about the issue!

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty
Posted to: Carey Mulligan, Jennifer Lawrence

JJ Links Around The Web

WENN
  • Barack Obama was spotted engaging in his first post-Presidential activity - TMZ
  • Watch Big Sean perform "Bounce Back," the first single off his new album, on SNL - Gossip Cop
  • Why did Louis Tomlinson and longtime girlfriend Danielle Campbell call it quits? - Just Jared Jr
  • Kendall Jenner wore a totally see-through top in Paris! - Radar
  • Watch Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in the new trailer for Logan - Lainey Gossip
  • John Legend, Chelsea Handler, and more rallied on Main Street for the Sundance Women's March - The Hollywood Reporter
  • Jay

    Welp, she’s changed her tune. PR team must’ve had a talk with her.

  • Karen Barton


    .❝my neighbor’s mom is making $98 HOURLY on the internet❞….A few days ago new McLaren F1 subsequent after earning 18,512$,,,this was my previous month’s paycheck ,and-a little over, $17k Last month ..3-5 h/r of work a day ..with extra open doors & weekly paychecks.. it’s realy the easiest work I have ever Do.. I Joined This 7 months ago and now making over $87, p/h..Learn More right Here….
    qv………..
    ➤➤
    ➤➤➤ http://GlobalSuperEmploymentVacanciesReportOnline/GetPaid/$97hourly… ❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦.❦

  • Gina

    30 going on 45.

  • SW

    First world problems…

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here