Merely playing a role??? Emma Stone as Allison Ng and Amy Jackson as Diya…

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Looks like Cameron Crowe is in trouble  for not casting an Asian actress for the role in Aloha. Well, I find myself understanding his explanation about the character although I would have preferred to see the racial diversity in the casting of the lead role. I would say the Berenice_Marlohe is a lot like the character in the movie, she is part Asian but doesn’t come of looking very Asian. There must be plenty other actresses out there more credible for the role in terms of origins compared to Emma Stone. This brings me to compare the rest of the world to India. I know it seems far-fetched but let me explain.

Early this year a Movie entitled “I” was released. It was a rather well received film but my issue here is that the lead female role was played by Amy Jackson, a British beauty queen who became…

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