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25 white comic book characters race swapped in movies and TV

Alicia Masters (Kerry
Washington, Fantastic Four)

Long before Scandal, Washington played the blind sculptress and girlfriend to Ben Grimm aka The Thing.

Like Perry White, the grumblings of her casting were minimal with most of the vitriol saved for Dr. Doom, Mister Fantastic and the Invisible Girl. There were several problems with Fantastic Four, but Alicia’s ethnicity rarely comes up. This might have been one of the bigger changes Director Tim Story was able to implement with his take on the FF.

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