Tag "Whitewashing"

Ed Skrein steps down from Hellboy following whitewashing controversey

British actor Ed Skrein announced earlier today his departure from the Hellboy reboot after the whitewashing controversy regarding his casting. Skrein, known for his role as the villain, Ajax, in

Movie News Guide accuses Gaiman’s American Gods of white-washing by casting black actor?

Well this certainly isn’t online journalism’s finest moment. On Friday, media website Movie News Guide published an article titled “Starz ‘American Gods’ Criticized For Casting Ricky Whittle As Shadow; Book