What’s Happening In Hip-Pop: Michelle Rodriguez Says “Minorities” Should “Stop Stealing All The White People’s Superheroes,” & MORE!

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Michelle Rodriguez has found herself in a bit of controversy lately.

The Fast & Furious star called out Hollywood for casting minorities in superhero roles that were originally made for white people. She said:

I think it’s so stupid… because of this whole, like, ‘minorities in Hollywood’ thing… it’s so stupid, it’s, like, stop stealing all the white people’s superheroes. Make up your own, you know what I’m saying? What’s up with that?

Rodriguez later apologized in a video:

What I really meant was that…I think there are many cultures in Hollywood that are not white and that can come up with their own mythology. It doesn’t matter what culture you come from. I’m just saying that instead of trying to turn a girl character into a guy or instead of trying to turn a white character into a black character or a Latin character, I think that…

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