http://www.themarysue.com/noah-screenwriter-race/"Why were there no non-whites in the cast?"
"Well, we didn't want to make race an issue, so we just made everyone regular-style.""Regular-style? You mean white?"
"Y'know, just plain people. Regular, everyman people. We decided we didn't need anyone sassy, or spicy, or exotic. We just went with regular.""...White isn't a default person style. You can cast people from different races in any kind of role."
"Well, like I said, we didn't want to make a Bennetton ad, we just wanted regular folks, everymen. I mean, it was a sort of mythic story, it needed a grounding in reality.""So, 'reality' means 'white.'"
"Well, we didn't want race to be a thing.""..." #hollywoodpricks #terriblethings #racistsberacisming #slightlyexaggerated #coolitnow #watchout