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Why Director Behn Zeitlin Cast The First Black Peter Pan

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bet Vanessa Etienne
2020-02-27 21:23:00

Written by Vanessa Etienne. The story of Peter Pan is being brought back to life in the upcoming film, Wendy, but this time the famous Disney character will be played by a Black actor.Director Behn Zeitlin reimagined the 1953 classic and has cast Yashua Mack, a Black boy, to star as Peter Pan after auditioning more than 1500 kids for the role. The Oscar-nominated director, who hasn’t made a film ...

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