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Scarlett Johansson drops out of trans film 'Rub & Tug' after facing massive backlash

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Scarlett Johansson drops out of trans film 'Rub & Tug' after facing massive backlashScarlett Johansson has backed out of Rub & Tug movie in which she was going to portray the role of a transgender man. 

According to a report in The Hollywood Reporter, Johansson released a statement saying, "In light of recent ethical questions raised surrounding my casting as Dante Tex Gill, I have decided to respectfully...
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Scarlett Johansson pulls out of playing a transgender role in "Rub & Tug" after a backlash from the LGBT community. Rollo Ross reports.

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