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Studio Exec Wanted
Julia Roberts to Play
Nov 20, 2019 8:52 AM CST
Studio Exec Wanted Julia Roberts to Play Harriet Tubman
'That was so long ago. No one will know that' Tubman was black, exec said in 1994
- Audiences adore
, the film released this month chronicling Harriet Tubman's real-life efforts to save herself and hundreds of other slaves in the mid-19th century. But "it took 25 years before Hollywood was ready" for her story, screenwriter Gregory Allen Howard writes at the
Los Angeles Times
Scarlett Johansson Exits
Movie After Backlash
Jul 13, 2018 5:00 PM CDT
Scarlett Johansson Exits Movie After Backlash
The actress was supposed to play a trans man in 'Rub & Tug'
- Scarlett Johansson has reportedly exited an upcoming film project after backlash over her casting as a trans man. The actress was immediately hit with a barrage of criticism after taking the role of massage parlor owner Dante "Tex" Gill in the film
Rub & Tug
by the transgender community...
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