• ‘Annihilation' Director Alex Garland On Whitewashing Accusations: “Nothing Cynical Or Conspiratorial” In Movie's Casting

    6 days ago - By Deadline

    Just as Paramount /Skydance's sci-fi adventure Annihilation was heating up in its word of mouth before its Feb. 23 release, two advocacy groups this week, MANAA and American Indians in Film and Television took aim at the film for whitewashing its two leading characters played by Natalie Portman and Jennifer Jason Leigh. This despite the fact that Annihilation features both an inclusive cast and is largely female-driven with Gina...
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