• Natalie Portman on ‘Annihilation' Whitewashing Accusations: ‘More Diversity in All Films' Needed

    8 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Natalie Portman and Jennifer Jason Leigh responded to whitewashing accusations surrounding their latest film “Annihilation,” which follows a team of scientists sent out to explore a beautiful but deadly world from which no one has returned.
    Based on the 2014 novel by Jeff VanderMeer, “Annihilation” has received some interest from sci-fi circles both for its female-fronted cast and its status as the follow-up film for director Alex Garland after his Oscar winning sci-fi thriller “Ex Machina.” But the film has also been hit with criticism as the sequel to “Annihilation” revealed that...
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