Williams reportedly earned a total of $625,000 for her role in the film, while her costar made $5 million.
Hell yes, Iceland!
Nur Estland und Tschechien schneiden noch schlechter ab.
A recent court decision and presidential order exacerbate conditions that contribute to the existing gender pay gap.
"Compared to men, in most professions, women make 80 cents to the dollar," Portman said. "In Hollywood, we are making 30 cents to the dollar."
"It’s disappointing to hear that some unscrupulous employers are using these clauses as a tool for controlling and intimidating women."
New research shows that Britain's gender pay gap could take more than 50 years unless more women are employed in science and engineering professions.
Most Australians agree, according to a new survey.
What would you do with an extra $277 a week, ladies?
When cupcakes get ugly.
Labour said it was "far too long for women to wait".
On the seventh anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, the president said companies will soon have to report pay data based on gender, race, and ethnicity.
MPs heard that the new rule shouldn't just be for firms with over 250 employees.
UPDATE: This post has been updated per Variety's correction to make clear that Stewart was responding to a question about the lack of opportunities for women in Hollywood.
Monday 9 November marks Equal Pay Day in the UK. The Fawcett Society claims that it will take over 50 years to close the gender pay gap.
It's just not cricket.
Gay men earn 20% less than straight men.
The retailer's numbers were verified by an external consultancy. The disclosure comes on the heels of a broader trend of reporting diversity numbers in Silicon Valley.