The God Meryl Streep Funds New Screenwriting Lab for Women Over 40

Powering Hollywood’s perpetual-motion machine is a big sludgy river of spec scripts, of which only a tiny fraction will ever get sold, let alone made—and in recent years, the figure of spec scripts sold by women stands at under 10 percent. The imbalance in behind-the-scenes demographics is a direct cause of the tired,… » 4/20/15 9:30am 4/20/15 9:30am