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Rooney Mara Regretful for Her Role in Hollywood ‘Whitewashing’ (video)

Rooney Mara, the daughter of wealth and privilege, shows she has a social conscious, after all. She expressed regret in a new interview for play the role of a Native American in the 2015 movie “Pan.” It also starred Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfried, Cara Delevigne and Garrett Hedlund. So, why did she take the role in the first place? It’s not like Mara was unaware of the controversy. More than 96,000 people signed a petition calling on studio Warner Bros. to cast a real Native American in the role. ...