Pete Buttigieg is down with a revolution … within the Marvel Universe.
On the heels of the Democratic debate Thursday evening, Mayor Pete joined “TMZ Live” Friday to debate some main points like range and inclusion … which led to speak about comedian ebook films.
We ask the presidential hopeful what he thinks about Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige‘s potential plan to recast the long-lasting roles of Professor X and Magneto with African-American actors.
Pete says the fantastic thing about traditional comedian ebook tales is the flexibility to reimagine them onscreen, and he’s all for movie portrayals higher reflecting American tradition … i.e. extra various and consultant of the inhabitants.
Ultimately, although … Buttigieg says the colour of the forged shouldn’t be what makes a film buzzworthy — it’s all about whether or not or not it’s any good.
So, actors of colour prepared and in a position to fill the sneakers of Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender … Pete says go on and unleash your superpowers.