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Disney started looking dark-skinned Actresses for the role of the sisters of the heroine in the remake of “the little Mermaid”. It is reported by The DisInsider.
The article notes that it is unknown what the artist considers the Studio. The author clarifies that the film could be Zendaya, Keke Palmer and Chloe Bailey. A word of Embata-Ro can join the project in the role of mother Ariel.
Last summer it became known that a black actress Halle Bailey will play the role of Ariel in the play the remake of the animated film “the little Mermaid. Her candidacy has been criticized by some viewers. They said that replacing a white character on a black — supposedly “blackwashing” (the antonym of the term “withwashing”, implying the practice of casting, in which white actors played in the movie, members of ethnic minorities). Other fans of the works of the Disney studios felt that the skin color for the mythical character — just a Convention.
Bailey herself said that she’s excited to participate in the project. The actress stressed that it attaches importance to the negative.
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