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.


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


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