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Snow Crash Possibly Entering Production 
14th-Jun-2012 08:45 pm

So Joe Cornish, director of the excellent Attack the Block, is directing the adaptation of Neil Stephenson's classic cyberpunk novel. On the other hand, the producer, Kathleen Kennedy, was one of the people backing The Last Airbender. Will Hiro Protagonist, the biracial lead character, end up whitewashed due to producer pressure, or will they be willing to stick to the book?
15th-Jun-2012 08:17 am (UTC)
His background is so essential to the story! I really really hope they don't whitewash him.
15th-Jun-2012 12:16 pm (UTC)
Yes, this. I can't imagine and do not want to see a whitewashed Hiro Protagonist.
15th-Jun-2012 09:18 pm (UTC)
And try not even to think about what might befall Raven.
16th-Jun-2012 02:56 am (UTC)
Aaaaah, I hope not! I loved ATB.
17th-Jun-2012 06:25 am (UTC)
I'm scared for this. Isn't the character half black/half Japanese? I can totally see a "we couldn't find a qualified actor" situation.
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