Scarlett Johansson Compared to ‘Yellowface’ Mickey Rooney for Trans Film Role

July 6, 2018
Scarlett Johansson’s choice to play a transgender man in an upcoming role has been met with scorn from many in the trans community. But columnists have been weighing in too, largely with disapproval.

In an opinion piece for The New York Times, trans author Jennifer Finney Boylan said Johansson’s casting reminded her of...

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