Entertainment News #17

In an open letter (pdf), people from nearly four dozen Hollywood companies urge Hollywood to let them help to tell “rich and diverse stories” that will “change America’s understanding about who trans people are”. [Variety]

Transgender actors roundtable: Laverne Cox, Chaz Bono and more on Hollywood discrimination. [Variety]

New California Law Could Help Fight Whitewashing in Hollywood Films. [Next Shark]

FX vows Shogun won’t be “Whitewashed Version” of NBC miniseries. [The Hollywood Reporter]

All eight Harry Potter movies are set to return to theaters next month. [The Wrap]

MoviePass new subscription is $9.95 a month for any three movies, plus $2 to $5 discounts if you watch more. [Pajiba]

Johnny Depp’s City Of Lies movie pulled from release schedule. [Deadline]

Warner Bros is working on a Supergirl movie. [Birth.Movies.Death]

The CW’s boss on possible Riverdale spinoffs and what happened to Wayward Sisters [Deadline]

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend recasts Greg. Skylar Astin will play the role in season 4. [TVLine]