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“I am grateful to Azita Ghanizada and the Mena Arts Advocacy Coalition for the work that they are doing in shining a light on the bias that exists toward Middle Eastern creatives both in front of AND behind the camera. I look forward to being part of the solution.”

– Todd Phillips

“The MAAC database is an absolutely indispensable resource for anyone looking to tap into the deep well of MENASA talent that exists in Hollywood.”

Reza Aslan and Mahyad Tousi

Co-Founders BoomGen Studios 

CSA | Casting Society of America

CSA had the privilege of working closely with Azita in 2019 with our Underrepresented Actor Initiative. We love the work she continues to do with MAAC and we are thrilled to have this resource available to us.

“This is exactly what Hollywood needs. I can’t wait to use it.”

 – Dave Goetsch 

Big Bang Theory, US of AL