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Jerry Brown Signs Law Requiring IMDb to Remove Actor Ages Upon Request

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Saturday a measure that requires film and television industry casting websites to remove actors’ ages upon request, in what supporters hope will be an important step in combatting age discrimination in Hollywood.

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CA Legislature Approves Bill to Fight Ageism in Hollywood

A bill introduced in the California legislature this week would allow actors to request that their ages be scrubbed from casting websites, in what supporters hope will be an important step in combatting ageism in Hollywood.

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Anne Hathaway, 32, Blames Loss of Roles on Ageism

Is ageism alive in Hollywood? Anne Hathaway says yes, and while being young once worked in her favor, the actress now says roles she easily landed in her early 20s are going to much younger actresses.