Posts Tagged: Bridgerton

Colour-blind casting: a step in the right direction?

Colour-blind casting: a step in the right direction?

Does the diverse casting of shows like Bridgerton and Hamilton do enough to improve BAME representation? A lack of on-screen racial diversity is not a new phenomenon — White actors are too often the ‘go to’ for casting directors, and characters of colour (when included at all) are often relegated to the background. “Colour-blind” casting, …