Simple. She has the hair and the sexiness to be the character that anime fans have known and loved since the 90s and the backlash isn’t unusual. Scar-Jo is beautiful and incredibly good at what she does and for that, this was a good casting, but could they have cast an Asian actress to do the same thing? Sure, but not every anime live-action film needs an Asian, but would it hurt studios to maybe look harder?
Either way, this looks like a fun film so long it doesn’t turn out like Lucy 2.0 and the film can bring a new flair to the story as well as pay respect to the already outstanding source material, but we have to admit, she looks pretty close the anime character:
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