George Basha – Casting not all black and white


Mr George Basha, of Lebanese descent, described his difficulty watching Underbelly episodes that feature Lebanese characters performed by people who aren’t Lebanese.

"We’re one of the biggest multicultural countries in the world; let’s start showing it that way," he said.

The next Point of View forum is in August and will explore "myth making versus real stories" with filmmaker and academic Karen Pearlman.

via Culture: Casting not all black and white | Parramatta Sun.

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