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Old 06-20-2013, 07:25 PM   #120
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Default Re: The Batman Reboot Casting Thread - Part 5

Originally Posted by Majik1387 View Post
Saying an actor out is because of his talent level? Fine. Name recognition? Sure. Looks? Of course. But this bs regarding sexual orientation is just stupid and contradictory as I see Amber Heard still suggest for straight women roles no problem. No one goes, oh well she's a lesbian, that may bring back lash on some headlines.
I think there is a GIGANTIC difference between saying "A gay man can't play Batman" (which I haven't seen anyone say, in fact its the complete opposite) and saying "The studio might be concerned since Batman has a history of being attacked due to homophobia."

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