It all started when the Hollywood Reporter reported that Disney was having difficulty finding someone of Middle Eastern or Indian accent to play the critical role.
Twitter is having difficulty understanding why.
— BEST ZAYN PICS (@bestzaynsphotos) July 11, 2017
if the film industry can actively seekout middle eastern actors to portray terrorists it shouldn’t be this difficult finding one for aladdin https://t.co/T5PujUa1Au
— Simra (@simplysimra) July 11, 2017
— sidra (@sidraasays) July 12, 2017
“woke” ppl suggesting south asians for aladdin are indicative of the eurocentric psychology that all brown ppl are interchangeable
— priya (@bombayseoul) July 12, 2017
— GAURAV SINGH (@GAUR4VS1NGH) July 12, 2017
— Jenny Yang???? (@jennyyangtv) July 11, 2017
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