Time’s Up Entertainment Director Nithya Raman Steps Down to Run For L.A. City Council

Published on Aug 16, 2019

Time’s Up entertainment director Nithya Raman is leaving the organization to run for office.

Raman, who describes herself as an urban planner and community advocate, had been in her post for nearly a year at the Los Angeles-based operation which works for gender equality and supports victims of sexual assault and harassment with a dedicated legal fund. She announced last week she was seeking a Los Angeles City Council office.

“I’m so proud that our own Nithya Raman is among the many women who’ve seized this historic moment by running for office. Under Nithya’s leadership, Time’S Up Entertainment has grown to be a force to be reckoned with and we’re greatly indebted to her integrity, strategic thinking, and fearlessness,” said Rebecca Goldman, interim CEO of Time’s Up.

Goldman told Variety that Raman’s interim replacement is Ngoc Nguyen, a producer on films like

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Author: Matt Donnelly