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Hunger Games : L'actrice Amandla Stenberg répond aux accusations racistes

Hunger Games : L'actrice Amandla Stenberg répond aux accusations racistes

Published: 30/03/2012 Article Author: KigaliKonnect.com Staff

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Amandla Stenberg was expected that his performance in Hunger Games is criticized by some fans. What she did not expect, however, it is racist to tweets sent by supposed fans who accuse him of being black and playing one of the important characters of the film. The actress responded to criticism without going into their game ..

A few days ago, Amandla Stenberg and Dayo Okeniyi have faced a series of insults and racist comments on Twitter. Some people who called themselves fans of the original novel written by Suzanne Collins could not believe that Rue (Amandla Stenberg) and brother (Dayo Okeniyi) can be black, some even say that this had "ruined the film. "

Very quickly, Amandla Stenberg spoke to U.S. Weekly, without going into the game of racism: "As a fan of books, I feel lucky to be part of the great family of Hunger Games," she said, preferring to focus on the positives. "It was an incredible experience, I am proud of the film and my performance. I want to thank all my fans and the entire community Hunger Games for their support and loyalty," said the girl.

In the film, Amandla Stenberg plays one of the girls selected as a tribute to fight to the death in an arena. It does not appear very often on the screen but its role is strong enough that everyone can remember ... You can still get an idea by going to see the film, now screening in cinemas.

SOURCE: news-de-stars.com