Showrunner Bryan Fuller says the upcoming CBS All Access 'Trek' series will have a female protagonist with what is probably 'a level of diversity.' This would continue the pattern of inclusiveness 'Trek' has shown in the past.
Larson will star in 'Captain Marvel,' which will be released in 2019. It will be the first film released by ultra-successful Marvel Studios that will feature a female protagonist without a male co-star getting equal billing.
ABC Entertainment Group president Channing Dungey said that she hoped to see more diversity on the long-running 'Bachelor' reality programs, while Kenya Barris, creator of 'Black-ish,' said he is 'tired of talking about diversity.'
Time Warner is reportedly the newest company to take a stake in the streaming service Hulu. Hulu is the home of original series such as 'Casual' and 'The Mindy Project' as well as offering episodes of network and cable TV shows.
Rowling spoke about her plans for Harry Potter following the premiere of the play 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,' which depicts Harry and his family years after the events of the original books and films.