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Old March 27 2011, 07:40 PM   #851
Admiral Buzzkill
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Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

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On television we've had a half-Japanese actor play Superman and a half-Chinese actress play Lana Lang.
This really isn't the same. Lois being African American is a significant change given the history of the character.
It is, but it would represent something different in a film set in 21st century America, IMAO, than it does in - for the obvious example - the recent stage revival of the 1960s Superman musical which was set in the 1930s.
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