11.30.2015

'Gods of Egypt' director apologizes for 'whitewashed' cast

'Gods of Egypt' director apologizes for 'whitewashed' cast

The swords-and-sandals fantasy film Gods of Egypt was the latest movie to face accusations of whitewashing, but its director and studio are owning up to the controversy.

Director Alex Proyas (KnowingI, Robot) released a statement to Forbes apologizing for the lack of diversity in the casting.

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