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Not Since “Tiffany’s:” The 10 Worst Whitewashing Incidents in Film

Not Since “Tiffany’s:” The 10 Worst Whitewashing Incidents in Film

By Ryan Mikel, Entertainment Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Whitewashing is a casting practice in film in which white actors are cast in historically non-white character roles. Explore WSN's picks for the Top 10, or in this case, Bottom 10 incidents of whitewashing in film.

Top 5 ways to bring iconic film scenes to real life

Top 5 ways to bring iconic film scenes to real life

February 27, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Features

New York City is the backdrop of many popular films, and some audiences may have been inspired to come to New York after watching them. Become a movie star for a day by visiting one of these film’s iconic sites. “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” (1961) Pay homage to this Audrey Hepburn classic. Stop by Macaron Ca...

Production of ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ struggles to capture magic of novella

Production of ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ struggles to capture magic of novella

March 26, 2013


Filed under Arts

Following in the footsteps of Audrey Hepburn is not an easy task, but “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke treads especially heavily as Holly Golightly, New York’s most famous good-time girl, in the new stage adaptation of Truman Capote’s novella, “Breakfast at Tiffany’s.” The new...