Great Job, Internet!: Read This: A ton of male stars rarely, if ever, work with female directors

Leonardo DiCaprio has frequently been called a ladies’ man, but that affinity doesn’t extend to his professional choices. As revealed in a somewhat surprising new Cosmopolitan article by Logan Hill, DiCaprio is one of many prominent male stars in Hollywood who rarely, if ever, work with female directors. The Titanic star hasn’t appeared a movie helmed by a woman since Total Eclipse in 1995. That still puts him ahead of Jim Carrey, Jonah Hill, Tom Cruise, and Jamie Foxx, none of whom have ever appeared in a female-directed motion picture. Neither have Clint Eastwood or Tommy Lee Jones. Factor in the actors who have only worked with women directors once, and the roll call of shame extends to Brad Pitt, Harrison Ford, Anthony Hopkins, Bill Murray, Will Smith, and more. According to the article, the gender gap among Hollywood directors is drastic enough to have attracted the attention …

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