Amandla Stenberg walked away from a role in Black Panther because she didn’t want to take the part away from a darker-skinned actor.

The Hunger Games alum, 19, told CBC Arts that she has “no regrets” about her decision to pass on one of the year’s biggest films.

“One of the most challenging things for me to do was to walk away from Black Panther,” Stenberg said. “I got really, really close and they were like, ‘Do you want to continue fighting for this?’ And I was like, this isn’t right.”

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