BLACK VOICES
12/18/2014 05:00 pm ET Updated Jan 06, 2015

Sony Producer Says Black Actors Shouldn't Have Lead Roles Because International Audiences Are Racist

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An unnamed producer wrote in an email to Sony chairman Michael Lynton that films with black actors — using Denzel Washington in The Equalizer as an example — don’t perform well because the international audiences are “racist,” according to documents found in the Sony hack.

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