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Actress Scarlett Johansson will play a woman-transgender in the film directed by Rupert Sanders who directed the film “Ghost in the shell”. About it reports NME.
Johansson will play the role of Dante Gill, the head of the brothel under the guise of a massage parlour. Gill was born a woman but identified themselves as male. The tape is based on real events. The man who became the prototype of the character, went to prison for tax evasion and died in 2003.
The network has criticized the choice of heterosexual Johansson for the role of representative of the LGBT community, says Billboard. Internet users said that Gill should play the actor-transgender. The portal Mashable has compared the scandal in the center of which turned actress, with her participation in the movie “Ghost in the shell”. Based on the eponymous manga strip has faced criticism due to the fact that Johansson played on Android, which in the original was the appearance of Japanese girls.
The film, called Rub & Tug (“Massage parlor”), will begin in February 2019.
In late June, former assistant to Tom cruise said that Johansson trying to pass the casting for the role of mistress of a Hollywood star in the early 2000s.
33-year-old Scarlett Johansson known franchise “the Avengers” and such films as “hail Caesar!”, “Lucy”, “Very bad girls” and “Stay in my skin”.
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