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Hollywood statements on antiabortion laws: Netflix, Disney



Hollywood studios are starting to speak out after Georgia passed a strict antiabortion law.

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signed the “heartbeat bill” earlier this month, which bans abortions after six weeks of pregnancy. The state is a hub for Hollywood and TV productions, and many major studios take advantage of the state’s tax credits. But online public pressure for studios to take a stand has intensified.

Netflix was the first studio to release a statement on Tuesday, three weeks after the law was signed, saying “should it ever come into effect, we’d rethink our entire investment in Georgia.” It’s been followed by Disney, WarnerMedia, and NBCUniversal.

Below are each companies’ statements regarding their future productions in Georgia:

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