Our thanks to James for this. An extract:
We know that there will be many more talented female comics out there who we look forward to working with in future. [What’s stopped you in the past?]
We also know that it’s important to take concrete steps to support female performers. [Why is it important? Because so few of them are funny, they need ‘support’?]
Earlier this year we were official partners of the UN Women’s HeforShe gender equality campaign.
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