There has been, and continues to be, a problem with how Hollywood portrays minorities.
Just putting these numbers out here. Actually, I think this is may be from 2014, but really, it doesn’t make much difference. Hollywood talks a good game but is really, really slow to change. I think it takes so long because Hollywood is this big unwieldy ocean liner, and most of the power players on it consider themselves to be above using social media, and interacting with the public. I think most of them consider that to be the actor’s job, and disdain listening to the public themselves. I think if the ones calling the shots in Hollywood do hear about social issues regarding their movies, it’s probably second hand/hearsay. (and the ones who do hear about it, just make excuses for their laziness.)
“You’ve just very bravely cast a white person in a role and people are being very critical of it. Here’s how to handle that backlash as…
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