“Just remain passionate about it,” she said. “Don’t let that flame die out. Remain passionate. Stay positive. Speak positive. Believe, encourage, support. All of those things work. It can be easy to turn cynical in this profession. You have to find the good and praise it.”
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The Academy Award nominee said that discussion of Oscars diversity often comes up in conversation.