Mike Burke

MoNique Wins Round Two in Netflix Court Battle


Federal Judge Andre Brotti, Jr. has denied Netflix’s second motion to dismiss a race and gender discrimination lawsuit from comedian Mo’Nique, who alleges in the suit that the $500,000 the streaming service offered her in 2017 for a standup special “wreaked of discrimination” and “perpetuated the pay gap suffered by Black women” and that her business dealings with Netflix “ended with a blacklisting act of retaliation.” mb  more