Archive for February 10th, 2009

Hollywood and black screenwriters

La Shawn Barber wrote about a black screenwriter and his movie “New in Town.” The movie stars Renee Zellweger and Harry Connick, Jr. What’s interesting about the movie is, the characters were originally written as “African-Americans.” She asked a question at the end of her post: “Is changing the race (sex, religion, nationality, etc.) of […]