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Scarlett Johansson quits film after trans casting backlash

SBS Saturday, 14 July 2018
Scarlett Johansson quits film after trans casting backlashJohansson admitted she had been "insensitive" to the trans community.
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The Huffington Post confirms that Scarlett Johansson has pulled out of the upcoming film, "Rub and Tug." The actress was set to play the lead role of Dante “Tex” Gil, a transgender man and massage parlor owner in the Rupert Sanders directed film. Scarlett's Friday announcement comes after swift...

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