'Alina de Cuba' producer responds to John Leguizamo's criticism of James Franco's casting as Fidel Castro: 'His comments are culturally uneducated'

‘Alina de Cuba’ producer responds to John Leguizamo’s criticism of James Franco’s casting as Fidel Castro: ‘His comments are culturally uneducated’

Following John Leguizamo’s criticism of James Franco’s casting as Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro in the independent film Alina from Cubaproducer John Martinez O’Felan responded, calling the comments “culturally uneducated”. Directed by Miguel Bardem and based on a screenplay written by Jose Rivera and Nilo Cruz, Franco stars alongside Mía Maestro, who plays Natalia “Naty” Revuelta, …

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