Comedian Prateek Srivastava (aka Petite Sriracha)
On The Topic Of A Black James Bond

by Pavani Yalamanchili


Recently, the author of the next James Bond novel dismissed fan favorite Idris Elba as “too street” an actor to portray Agent 007, a reference that some people took as code for “too black.” In this video clip, comedian Prateek Srivastava shares his encounter with an audience member who belongs to the Rush Limbaugh school of film criticism.

 

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