• The network has protested the choice of Indian women for the role of Jasmine in "Aladdin" guy Ritchie

  • Network users, was angered by the choice of the British actress Naomi Scott for the role of Princess Jasmine in "Aladdin". Relevant posts appeared in Twitter.

    Many thought that Scott was "too white", and the Princess had to play Arab.

    "Very disappointed with the casting for the role of Princess Jasmine. I love Naomi Scott, but she is not Arab. Indian is not the same as Arab. And besides, she's too dark," wrote a user with the nickname @Stacieleya98.

    "The casting of "Aladdin" is so sloppy. Naomi Scott didn't need to take on the role of Jasmine, it's 100 percent supposed to be Arab actress," said @GeetikaMxo.

    "No offense, Naomi Scott, but I really wish Jasmine was playing black girl to be a role model for other black girls," reads one publication.

    Mother Naomi Scott comes from the Indians-the gujaratis from Uganda. The action of "Aladdin" is set in the fictional country of Agrabah. It is considered that it is a state in the middle East with a predominantly Arab population.

    New "Aladdin" is declared as a movie musical. It will be based on the eponymous animated film Disney studios, 1992. The tape was created based on the tale from the medieval Arabic collection of stories "Thousand and one nights."


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