Scarlett Johnsonphoto: Monica Almeida / Reuters
American actress Scarlett Johansson has criticized the politically correct casting, in which the preference for sexual or national minorities. About it reports the edition As If.
According to star, political correctness has become a trend in the film industry, and this has contributed to a number of social factors. However, this trend may become uncomfortable when talking about art, which should be free from restrictions, says the artist.
“You know, as an actress I should be able to play the role of any person, any tree or any animal, because it’s my job,” said Johansson.
Many Twitter users were angered by the words of a celebrity. They reminded the star of her privileged position and also pointed to an insufficient representation of minorities in the movie.
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