Black Panther star Michael B Jordan and actress Issa Rae cover ‘Variety Magazine (Photos)
During their interview for Variety‘s “Actors on Actors,” presented by “Fahrenheit 451” star Michael B. Jordan told “Insecure’s” Issa Rae that after he finished working on “Fruitvale Station,” he told his agents that he didn’t want to audition for roles written for African-Americans.
Black Panther star Michael B Jordan and actress Issa Rae cover
“I said, I don’t want it. I want to only go for, like, [roles written for] white males. That’s it,” he said. “Me playing that role is going to make it what it is. I don’t want any pre-bias on the character.”
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