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Money Is Power. And Women Need More of Both.

Women are running for political office in record numbers this year. They are challenging the sexual status quo from Hollywood to corporate offices, pursuing power as seldom before. But there is one barrier yet to be toppled: Money. Of 2,043 billionaires on the latest annual Forbes tally, 227 are women; most of that small group [...]

Female-Driven WWII Spy Thriller in the Works From ‘Equity,’ ‘Queen of Katwe’ Producers

The real-life drama will center on Vera Atkins, the British intelligence officer who recruited for Winston Churchill and oversaw the secret agents who parachuted into France to sabotage the Nazis. The story of Vera Atkins is headed to the screen. The spy recruiter is at the heart of a new female-driven World War II spy [...]

‘Equity’ producer: a show about strong women ‘is needed more than ever’

LISTEN TO INTERVIEW HERE In the wake of the presidential election, the conversation about the representation of women in film and TV has become much more urgent for women in the industry. Film writer, producer and actor Sarah Megan Thomas had hoped to see Hillary Clinton in the White House, but she isn’t wallowing in [...]

ABC to Adapt Wall Street Drama ‘Equity’ From Amy Pascal Into TV Show

Set in the world of cutthroat investment banking, the drama written by ‘The Strain’ producer Regina Corrado centers on a Wall Street banker, played by Anna Gunn in the film. ABC is planning to tackle Wall Street. The network is adapting the 2016 financial thriller Equity starring Anna Gunn into a television series. ABC has [...]

Actress Sarah Megan Thomas attends the Brooks Brothers SS 2017 Presentation during New York Fashion Week with creative director Zac Posen

The Film Executive Making Feminist Movies

More on If we were ones for assigning superlatives to the people we cover, producer, actress, and writer Sarah Megan Thomas would most definitely be in the running for “Most Badass.” Having written, produced, and starred in Backwards, a film about “the competitive world of professional [female] rowing” (see: badass), she most recently produced [...]

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New York Times “Critics Pick” – Review: In ‘Equity,’ No Room for Sisterhood Amid Gloves-Off Wall Street Warfare

“I like money,” says Naomi Bishop in an early scene in “Equity.” In 21st-century America — especially in the finance industry, where Naomi works — that hardly counts as a radical statement. But Naomi, speaking to a group of professional women, is making a point less about her own feelings than about the gender stereotypes [...]

Business Insider – Inside ‘Equity,’ the new movie about a badass Wall Street banker

When Sarah Megan Thomas set out to make the next great Wall Street movie, she had a couple objectives in mind: feature strong women and do something that’s never been done before. Thomas loved films about Wall Street but felt that lately they’d all centered around the financial crisis and vilified bankers. She wanted to [...]

Review: Equity Explores the Stresses of Wall Street From a Woman’s Point of View – The film is fascinating as one view of what it’s like to be a woman working in what is still, in so many ways, a man’s world You don’t need to be a woman working in finance to get a shivery thrill—and possibly a few chills—from watching Equity, a modestly scaled but perceptive [...]