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17 November 2017

DGA Reports Record Year for Hiring of Women and Ethnic Minority Directors on Episodic TV

Ethnic and gender diversity among episodic television directors in the US continued to increase over the past season, according to the latest Directors Guild of America report.

The percentage of episodes directed by ethnic minorities rose by 3% to a record 22% of all episodes, while the percentage directed by women went up 4% to 21% of all episodes, another all-time high.

Caucasian males still directed 62% of all episodes.

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