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The top highest grossing movies of 2017—when they weren't animated—all had white leads.
Of the many pilots that have made inclusive casting a top priority are CBS' Magnum P.I and Cagney and Lacey reboots, with both seeing non-white leads.
Movie studios commonly defend patterns of racial inequality by insisting that famous headliners are the key to success and that movies with white leads fare much better overseas than movies featuring actors of color.
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