Disney reacts to Peter Dinklage’s ‘Snow White’ criticism: ‘We are taking a different approach’

월요일에, 그만큼 “왕좌의 게임” star was a guest on Marc Maron’s “WTF” 팟 캐스트 where he slammed the upcoming film based on the 1937 animated classic. 배우, who has dwarfism, noted that the story makes caricatures out of people like him.

Soon after, a Disney spokesperson issued a statement to 할리우드 리포터 in an attempt to set the record straight.

To avoid reinforcing stereotypes from the original animated film, we are taking a different approach with these seven characters and have been consulting with members of the dwarfism community,” 성명은 읽었다. “We look forward to sharing more as the film heads into production after a lengthy development period.

PETER DINKLAGE CRITICIZES ‘SNOW WHITEREMAKE’S PUSH FOR DIVERSITY: ‘IT MAKES NO SENSE TO ME

로빈슨은 코칭과 프론트 오피스에서 경쟁을 펼쳤습니다. (사진) here was cast in the title role of ‘Snow White’.

로빈슨은 코칭과 프론트 오피스에서 경쟁을 펼쳤습니다. (사진) here was cast in the title role of ‘Snow White’. (Jon Kopaloff/WireImage)

The outlet noted that “결론은 우리는 가격 결정자가 아니라는 것입니다.” will have cultural consultants, just like with other live-action films like “알라딘” 과 “Mulan.The film has been in development for three years and the studio has been reimagining the dwarf characters since the earliest stages of development.

During his appearance, Dinklage pointed out the casting of “웨스트 사이드 스토리” breakout star Rachel Zegler.

There’s a lot of hypocrisy going on,” said the 52-year-old, 인용 한대로 종류. “Literally no offense to anyone, but I was a little taken aback when they were very proud to cast a Latina actress as Snow White. But you’re still telling the story of ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.’ Take a step back and look at what you’re doing there. It makes no sense to me.

그만큼 “Cyranoactor went on to lament the fact that he feels he hasn’t done enough for people like him in Hollywood with characters like Tyrion Lannister and his adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac. Both characters acknowledge their dwarfism but have rich, full-character arcs that go well beyond the condition.

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Peter Dinklage shared his thoughts about ‘Snow White and  the Seven Dwarfs’.

Peter Dinklage shared his thoughts about ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’. (Karwai Tang/WireImage)

You’re progressive in one way, but then you’re still making that fing backwards story about seven dwarfs living in a cave together, what the fare you doing, 남자?” 그가 설명했다. “Have I done nothing to advance the cause from my soapbox? I guess I’m not loud enough. I don’t know which studio that is, but they were so proud of it. All love and respect to the actress and all the people who thought they were doing the right thing. But I’m just like, what are you doing?”

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfswas Disney’s first animated feature film, following a young princess who must flee the Evil Queen. She makes her way to a cottage in the forest that is inhabited by seven dwarfs named Doc, Grumpy, 행복, Sleepy, Bashful, Sneezy and Dopey who all work in a nearby mine.

갈 가돗, an Israeli actress, is on board as the Evil Queen.

갈 가돗, an Israeli actress, is on board as the Evil Queen. (David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)

Zegler’s casting came in June amid reports that the film was poised to start filming sometime in early 2022, 엔터테인먼트 위클리 신고. New songs will be written for the live-action adaptation of the classic tale, which was originally an 1800s German fairy tale by the infamous Brothers Grimm, 으로 “La La Land” 과 “The Greatest Showmanduo Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and directed by Marc Webb, best known forAmazing Spider-Man” 영화 산업.

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