Actress Jennifer Lawrence has published a frank editorial in the newsletter Lenny about receiving lower compensation than her male co-stars in American Hustle, explaining that women in Hollywood are discouraged from fighting for equal pay in part because it threatens to make them less likable. What do you think?


“The fact is that very few performers have the universal box-office appeal of Jeremy Renner.”

Kirk Langell • Stapler Refiller

“How was Lionsgate supposed to keep churning out Hunger Games sequels if they didn’t motivate her to earn more?”

Dwight Easley • Dog Show Judge

“At 25, it’s far too late for Jennifer Lawrence to better her situation, but the next generation of actresses can still benefit from her brave efforts.”

Therese Steffans • Concert Promoter