So many problems in Hollywood. A massive issue is that Hollywood believes there is only a hand full of capable black and latino actors and actresses at any given time. This is why Zoe Saldana has been in hit franchises Star Trek and Guardians of the Galaxy… Studio executives don’t see any other talent. This is exactly why Zoe’s portrayal in the upcoming Nina is problematic. I believe she is more than capable of playing the role and she actually is doing a decent job in the trailer. The problem is that they had to apply makeup to make her darker instead of just finding a darker skinned actress. Did you enjoy the trailer? Who else could play Nina instead of Zoe?
The summer of 1967 is the impetus for the racial and social upheaval that is depicted in the movie Detroit….