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Old 12-15-2012, 10:06 AM   #16
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Default Re: Actors from original trilogy on First Class sequel with Days of Future Past - Par

Originally Posted by Electrix View Post
No, Zoe doesn't look much like Storm. She's the only other high-profile darker skinned actress (Puerto Rican/Dominican) appearing in movies. It's lazy casting, but it's the casting that got Halle the role over a decade ago, so.
She looks more like Storm than Berry, has a commanding presence when she needs it, and is the superior actress.

I'm not advocating a recast, LS! was the one who brought it up, but there's really nothing wrong with Saldana in both age and appearance.

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