Recasting Against Race

Over the years there has been a push for more diversity in movies. Essentially that means that the people making movies are saying they want more people that aren’t white in their movies, but they don’t want them either. You might be thinking huh? How can they say they want more diverse people, but not…

Batman vs Superman

Casting Outrages

There are so many characters that we’ve come to love over the years and there are more being create each day. These characters become part of our consciousness and we start to love our characters like they actually do exist. Which is why it is important that when we see these characters are brought to…

About Casting to Match an Image

Casting a role is an art. Knowing when to conform to a preconceived notion and when to buck the trend and turn it on it’s head is tough. Sure, the writers and directors generally know when a character that was once male would be changed into a female role. But recently, I’ve been seeing an…