From left, moderator and executive producer of the Diversity Awards, Gordon Kenney; national executive director of the Screen Actors Guild, David White; actor and founder of Asians in Entertainment Media, Guy Aoki; NBC executive vice president of Talent Development and Diversity Initiatives, Karen Horne; writer-director, Ja’Caryous Johnson; actor and star of USA Network’s “Common Law,” Michael Ealy; president of Flavor Unit Productions and executive producer of “Single Ladies,” Shelby Stone, and award-wining producer Deborah Calla. The panel weighed in on the subject, “Diversity in Television and Film: Alive and Well or on Life Support?,” regarding diversity in television and film during a recent Multicultural Motion Picture Association function at the Screen Actors Guild Foundation.

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