Casting company apologizes for offensive ‘Straight Outta Compton’ casting call

Read more black newsThe Hollywood Reporter – In a casting call for the NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton, Sande Alessi Casting put out a call earlier this week seeking women in different categories.  It described “A girls” as “the hottest of the hottest” who could be of any ethnicity. It described “B girls” as “light-skinned,” and “D girls” as African-American women who were “poor,” in bad shape and with “medium to dark skin tone.”

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