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Last edited by Livia; at All times are GMT. Newer Post Older Post Home. Some accused her of racism herself, while others suggested she had deliberately sparked the furore to promote her current European tour, which includes two shows in London this week. Surely the whole point of acting is that they’re portraying someone who isn’t them, so why should they have to be same nationality? The comedian has been accused of yellowface by actress Margaret Cho for playing a Japanese designer in the upcoming Ab Fab movie. Cho’s , Twitter fans were quick to rally to her support as she expanded the tirade to a blanket accusation of racism, with some saying they would BOYCOTT the upcoming film. Find More Posts by Mitchell.

Him to throw up every time he spins round? Originally Posted by Blurryface. Find More Posts by lostalex. None of your bloody business Posts: It’s AbFab – I really was looking forward to it too. The time now is Christopher Maloney is the new judge of the voice !

A bsolutely Fabulous is known for its outrageous portrayal of the fashion industry, but the big-screen adaptation is now at the centre of a racism row. The studio was forced to issue a swift apology.

She took to Twitter to put that shit on blast: Last edited by bitontheslide; at Find More Posts by MB. Some accused her of racism herself, while others suggested she had deliberately sparked the furore to promote her current European tour, which includes two shows in London this week. List of international entertainment icons from stage and screen.

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We’ve tried to shame racism out of existence but I guess some people really gellowface care. Send a private message to Jamie Find More Posts by Toy Soldier.

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Him to throw up every time he spins round? Originally Posted by JoshBB The movie is clearly using a white actor to perpetuate exaggerated asian stereotypes, so is it appropriate in ? I don’t think she did yellowface, doesn’t look like it from those pictures.

It’s AbFab – I really was looking forward to it too. Newer Post Older Post Home. However, some fans have denounced the casting choice as racist. If a white actor plays the exaggerated asian stereotype, there is the real risk that it could be interpreted as racist because it can be very easily viewed as mocking and generalising an ethnicity.

Krankies actress in ‘Yellowface’ racism row [merged – ‘Ab Fab movie in racism row’]. It’s hard enough to get into film and TV as a person of color – and when roles written for us are played by white actors – it’s an outrage. Anne Widdecombe should sue for image copyright.

The husband and wife team were a regular fixture on UK TV screens in the s, with Jeanette playing a naughty schoolboy.

The Force Awakens was embroiled in an ongoing row after it was accused of promoting “white genocide” by using a black lead, John Boyega and Jewish director, JJ Abrams. However, some fans have denounced the casting choice as racist.

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Have some respect,” she ranted. Find More Posts by LeatherTrumpet. Send a private message to lostalex.

Absolutely Fabulous movie accused of yellowface racism over Japanese character | Metro News

Find More Posts by Firewire. But that’s what the upcoming Absolutely Fabulous movie is doing. There is a bunch of actors who appear in Ab Fab and sometimes appear as different characters so it wasn’t a case of “casting a white woman in an Asian role” but more writing a role for this particular actress that is also Asian. That shit is racist. Yellowface in the ‘Absolutely Fabulous’ movie.

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Absolutely Fabulous movie accused of racism for casting Janette Krankie as a Japanese character

Send a private message to MB. White actor playing an Asian person. I’m personally in favour of affirmative action, but that’s hellowface subject for another thread. Originally Posted by Livia Racism is about intent not about making people walk on eggshells over something that’s obviously not meant to be an insult.

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