Annihilation: Natalie Portman Says She Didn’t Know Her Character Was Whitewashed

Wednesday,02 2018
Actresses Natalie Portman and Jennifer Jason Leigh have responded to criticisms of Annihilation’s choice to cast two white women—the two of them—in roles that, in the books on which the film is based, were originally women of color. Their responses were simple: they didn’t know their characters were originally conceived to be non-white.Yahoo Entertainment recently asked....