Film Adaptations by FlaxmanR

Question 7

White-washing – casting white actors in roles either written as or originally based on people of color – is an old Hollywood tradition, so much so that racist moviegoers now apparently get furious when it DOESN’T happen. What character, described in the books as having dark skin, nevertheless ignited a racist firestorm on Twitter and elsewhere when Amandla Stenberg was cast to play her in the film version of The Hunger Games?