Hollywood “Whitewashing”: How is this still a thing?

Watch this hilarious and eye-opening clip from a February 2016 episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver and check out this list of 25 roles intended for minority characters that Hollywood recast with Caucasian actors.

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Jake Gyllenhaal playing an Iranian/Persian character in Disney’s 2010 Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time.

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