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Disney actor Simu Liu attacks Quentin Tarantino and Martin Scorsese as racists

Simu Liu portrayed Shang-Chi in the 2021 Marvel Universe film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. He tweeted: "If the only gatekeepers to movie stardom came from Tarantino and Scorsese, I would never have had the opportunity to lead a $400 million plus movie”.

"I am in awe of their filmmaking genius. They are transcendent auteurs. But they don't get to point their nose at me or anyone."

"No movie studio is or ever will be perfect. But I'm proud to work with one that has made sustained efforts to improve diversity onscreen by creating heroes that empower and inspire people of all communities everywhere. I loved the "Golden Age" too.. but it was white as hell."

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