casting

Daniel Kaluuya Responds to Samuel L. Jackson’s Criticism of ‘Get Out’ Casting

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I Resent That I Have to Prove I’m Black — Daniel Kaluuya Get Out star Daniel Kaluuya is responding to Samuel L. Jackson‘s criticism that the film, which has earned tons of praise from critics and fans alike, about British actors as African-Americans. Samuel said...

Straight Out Compton Cast Explains Straight Out Racist and Sexist Casting Call

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Last years Straight Outta Compton casting call was racist and sexist. Sande Alessi Casting, the company responsible for posting the extra’s casting, made sure to have specifics when they posted the call on their Facebook page: A GIRLS: These are the hottest of the hottest. Models. MUST...

New Peter Pan Movie Being Protested for Color Blind Casting

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Hollywood tends to be tone-deaf when it comes to racial issues, so what happens when Hollywood bigwigs’ attempts seem too racially sensitive? Their actions are petitioned and protested of course. When Warner Bros. decided to make a live-action Peter Pan, they didn’t want the same...

Straight Out Racist Casting For Straight Outta Compton Biopic

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In this week’s “people have lost their damn mind news”, the casting for the upcoming N.W.A Straight Outta Compton is proving to not only be racist, but also sexist. Although Ice Cube’s son, O’Shea Jackson Jr., has been cast in his role, the casting for...

You Cast The Movie: Who Should Play Tupac The New Biopic?

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It seems as though every year there’s a new update to the Tupac Shakur biopic.  According to The Hollywood Reporter, it looks as though the film may actually get made, again. Last Thursday the producers behind the movie, Morgan Creek and Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films, announced that shooting is...