When the pay disparity was revealed, actresses rallied around Williams. Jessica Chastain tweeted, “Please go see Michelle’s performance in All The Money in The World. She’s a brilliant Oscar nominated Golden Globe winning actress. She has been in the industry for 20 yrs. She deserves more than 1% of her male costar’s salary.”
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By Ellen McCarthy | Washington Post
Michelle Williams told the in December that she eagerly gave up her Thanksgiving holiday to do a re-shoot because she was so grateful the film was going to continue. “I said I’d be wherever they needed me, whenever they needed me. And they could have my salary, they could have my holiday, whatever they wanted. Because I appreciated so much that they were making this massive effort,” she recalled.
On Saturday, Mark Wahlberg announced via Twitter that he will donate the $1.5 million salary he earned reshooting scenes from “All the Money in the World,” a drama based on the 1973 kidnapping of John Paul Getty III, to the Times Up Legal Defense Fund.
Wahlberg and his team drove a much tougher negotiation for the reshoot, as first reported in The Washington Post.
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