Re: Is Star Trek Interracially revolutionary?
Nerys Myk wrote:
Would a Russian/Soviet actor in the 1960s be allowed to pop over to Hollywood to appear in a film or TV series, the same way a Western European actor would?
Most likely not. And what would be the point? It was a different world then and not many Americans would even know who the actor was.
"Look! We got a famous Russian actor to play a Soviet agent!" *crickets*
"Just give me two seconds, alright, you mad bastard!" - Montgomery Scott, Star Trek Into Darkness