Twitter Can’t Deal With A Darker Skinned Man Playing Thurgood Marshall

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If you thought Chadwick Boseman would take a break from playing historical figures, think again. He was Jackie Robinson, James Brown and now he’ll be portraying Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall in the October biopic Marshall. While some folks are looking forward to the movie, others are having issues with the casting. Usually, outrage comes when a light-skinned actor plays a historically dark-skinned figure. Now, folks can’t deal that a darker skinned actor is taking on a man who was known to be light-skinned. Check out the trailer:

Here are the rants from Twitter:

Even Chadwick Boseman thought it was a little weird that he was cast at first:

We will hold off on our opinion until we see the movie.

 



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1. Blue was in full on princess mode at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards.

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2. Top knot on fleek!

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3. Afro appreciation.

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4. Natural and beautiful in New York City.

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5. Snuggle love.

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6. Even Rihanna loves Blue’s puffy ‘do.

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7. Supporting mommy, natural hair and all.

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8. Caught dancing on camera!

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9. Flawless genes.

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10. Forget your beauty standards.

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11. Daddy duties.

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12. Blue’s been natural since day one.

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The Internet can be a harsh and ruthless place when it comes to celebrity children, and for a long time, Blue was the target of natural hair shaming. But with parents like Beyoncé and Jay Z helping her to embrace her beautiful coils, it was only a matter of time before the masses hopped on the bandwagon.

Check out these adorable photos of Blue Ivy fro on fleek.


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