Seth Rogen Apologizes for Blackface in ‘Good Boys’ Movie

Seth Rogen Apologizes for Blackface in ‘Good Boys’ Movie

Seth Rogen apologized for a toddler’s look in what appears like blackface for a film he’s producing referred to as Good Boys.

In response to an announcement given to Leisure Weekly, Rogen stated: “I ought to begin by saying this shouldn’t have occurred, and I’m terribly sorry it did”. In that assertion he went on to say as soon as he found what occurred it ended instantly and at the moment, conversations are going down to ensure it doesn’t occur once more.

‘Good Boys’ Producers Put Little one Actor in ‘Blackface,’ Studio Says for Lighting
The filmmakers behind an upcoming comedy used make-up to darken the face of a kid actor’s stand-in — a la “blackface” — however the movie’s manufacturing firm says it’s frequent observe. Sources related to the movie, “Good Boys” — produced by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg — inform TMZ … 11-year-old Keith L. Williams‘ stand-in was on set final week in Vancouver, and sporting darkish brown make-up on his face. We’re instructed the stand-in was additionally rocking an afro wig and fitted in a fats go well with. Williams was on a break on the time, however our sources say the sight of
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Reportedly, the kid who was in blackface a stand-in for Keith L. Williams. Final week, TMZ revealed photographs of the kid in blackface, who can be African-American, and reported folks related to the film stated it was not a blackface state of affairs, however a state of affairs making an attempt to match Williams’ pores and skin tone to the stand-in. Williams is an African-American youngster, who has acted in tv reveals like The Goldbergs and The Final Man on Earth. He has additionally acted in motion pictures like Lemon and The Bachelors. In response to IMDB, Good Boys is a comedy a couple of group of younger boys on the cusp of turning into youngsters embark on an epic quest in the San Fernando Valley to repair their damaged toy earlier than their mother and father get dwelling. The film is scheduled to be launched in 2019.

Rogen has been an enormous presence on the comedy film scene. A number of the motion pictures he has acted in are thought of cult classics. Films like SuperBad, The 40-12 months-Outdated Virgin, and Pineapple Specific continues to be widespread with followers. Along with Good Boys, Rogen can be engaged on the brand new Lion King film.

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