Peter Dinklage is calling out Disney for double standards in live-action remakes Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The movie is set to be special West story breakout star Rachel Zegler as the fairy tale princess and Gal Gadot as the Evil Queen.
When the Marc Webb-directed film adaptation was announced, Zegler’s casting was seen as a step in the right direction in diversifying Disney’s classic characters, as the 20-year-old actress is a Colombia. The decision to cast Zegler as Snow White came two years after R&B singer Halle Bailey was cast as Ariel in a remake of Little Mermaida similar attempt by Disney to bring more diverse representations to the screen.
However, Dinklage doesn’t think the upcoming film will be as progressive as it claims to be.
https://www.thedailybeast.com/peter-dinklage-is-not-happy-about-disneys-snow-white-remake-what-the-fck-are-you-doing?source=articles&via=rss Peter Dinklage is NOT happy about Disney’s ‘Snow White’ remake: ‘What are you doing?’