Scarlett Johansson Clarifies Comments on Political Correctness and Casting

E! Online | 7/14/2019 | Staff
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Scarlett Johansson wants to clarify remarks she made in an interview about politically correctness, following fresh controversy.

Almost exactly a year ago, the 34-year-old actress pulled out of the movie Rub & Tug, in which she was set to play a transgender character, following criticism from some members of the LGBT community and allies who believe a transgender performer should get the role. Johansson recently came under fire again following some media coverage of comments she made about political correctness in art in an interview with artist David Salle for AS IF magazine, published last week.

Interview - Bait - Context - Johansson - Statement

"An interview that was recently published has been edited for click bait and is widely taken out of context," Johansson said in a statement via her rep on Sunday....
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