Published On: Thu, Jan 28th, 2016

Black or White? Actor Fiennes cast to play singer Michael Jackson


LONDON: British actor Joseph Fiennes has been cast as iconic African-American pop star Michael Jackson in an upcoming TV comedy, provoking scorn on social media on Wednesday and fuelling a controversy in the entertainment industry over opportunities for black artists.72

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