Create colorful female characters

Geena Davis on creating female characters

Geena Davis

Here’s a recommendation from actress Geena Davis on inhabiting your scripts and stories with female characters:

“Go through the projects you’re already working on and change a bunch of the characters’ first names to women’s names. With one stroke you’ve created some colorful unstereotypical female characters that might turn out to be even more interesting now that they’ve had a gender switch.”

 

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