Gays and ethnic minorities ‘significantly over‑represented’ on TV according to study.

Ethnic minorities and gay people are significantly over-represented on British television, according to a study. Black and ethnic minority (BAME) people account for about 13 per cent of the national workforce but secure 23 per cent of on-screen roles, the statistics show. Over-representation is particularly stark on drama programmes, where ethnic minority actors win more … Continue reading Gays and ethnic minorities ‘significantly over‑represented’ on TV according to study.