Originally Posted by regwec
I agree that it shouldn't be changed for the sake of it, but argue that if an actor is in all other respects perfect for the role, their race should not be an issue.
Denzel would NAIL the Lex role, moreso than any actor suggested thus far (Crowe would've actually been on par with him had he not been cast as Jor-El). The backlash would be tremendously ridiculous though. As a Black man, I wish we really did live in a "post-racial" society but I ain't naive.