USC Annenberg Communications Professor Stacy Smith, Ph. D., and Stephanie Allain, Director of LA Film Festival & Film Producer, listen as Pete Nowalk, Creator “How to Get Away with Murder” speaks. Cathy Schulman, Head of Production, Motion Picture Group for STX Entertainment, and USC Annenberg Communications Professor Katherine Pieper, Ph.D. also look on during the event “Inclusion or Invisibility”, a conversation on the first comprehensive USC Annenberg Report on Diversity in Entertainment.
Olivia Niland is a senior journalism major and has written for USC Annenberg for three years. Off-campus, she has interned for outlets including Mashable, NBC Los Angeles and The Hollywood Reporter, and recently spent a semester studying journalism in London.