Warner Bros. is set to make a 7-film series based on the Arabian Nights. And screenwriter Zack Stentz (Thor, X-Men: First Class) says the time is now for people to call for the cast to be diverse and not whitewashed.
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...actually, not just Middle Eastern. Aladdin was technically from western China! Point being, the time to call for diversity is NOW...
— Zack Stentz (@MuseZack) July 23, 2014