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Zoe Saldana Responds To Criticism Of Her Playing Nina Simone

Shadow and Act By Sergio | Shadow and Act February 27, 2013 at 11:19AM

I think it's fair to say that of those who know that Zoe Saldana is playing Nina Simone in an upcoming movie about her life, about roughly  98.2% of them, think that it's an outrage and an insult that she's playing the part.
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I think it's fair to say that of those who know that Zoe Saldana is playing Nina Simone in an upcoming movie about her life, about roughly  98.2% of them, think that it's an outrage and an insult that she's playing the part.

O.K. Maybe I exaggerated. It's more like 98.1%.

So it was inevitable that, at some point, Ms. Saladna would respond to all the criticism and attacks that she's been on the receiving end of; and she did just that, this weekend, at a pre-Oscar celebration event.

Take a look and tell us your thoughts:

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