Laden with dramatically cliched and generic rousing scenes, director Justin Chadwick's Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, set against the backdrop of long-established institutional racism, is a far cry from an awe-inspiring and stimulating biopic.
Ulka Gupta, who played the young Lakshmi Bai in Jhansi Ki Rani, revealed that she was refused roles because of the colour of her skin
Kal Penn, real name Kalpen Suresh Modi, is an actor of Indian origin and has featured in films like American Desi, Homeland Security, A Lot Like Love and the Harold And Kumar series of films
Priyanka Chopra: Priyanka was reportedly misbehaved with at the first class lounge of an airport
Tilda's casting as The Ancient One has caused critics to speak of whitewashing, since the original character in the comic book is Tibetan. But Scott insisted that the role in the film was written for Tilda, and they would have had to rewrite the script if she had not been available