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Anna Kendrick expresses outrage at decision to recast Mae Whitman

Disbelief: Anna Kendrick - pictured at the Academy Awards in 2015 - expressed her outrage that Mae Whitman was recast in Independence Day 2 on Tuesday

Why isn't Mae Whitman getting to be the President's daughter again in Independence Day 2? Is she not hot enough?

Mae Whitman not hot enough? 'Sexist' Hollywood under fire for recasting 'Independence Day' role in sequel // Women judged for hotness, men for their talent // In recent interviews, Kristen Stewart described the film industry as “disgustingly sexist”, while Carey Mulligan called it “massively sexist”. Now a new row has broken out over Hollywood’s treatment of women, after Fox recast a female role in the forthcoming sequel to Independence Day, replacing original actress Mae Whitman, leading…

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Anna Kendrick expresses outrage at decision to recast Mae Whitman

Recast: Maika Monroe (pictured L in Los Angeles in April) will replace Mae Whitman (in New York in April) in Independence Day 2

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Anna Kendrick expresses outrage at decision to recast Mae Whitman

Recast: Maika Monroe (pictured L in Los Angeles in April) will replace Mae Whitman (in New York in April) in Independence Day 2

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Anna Kendrick Sticks Up For Mae Whitman Over "Independence Day 2" Casting

Anna Kendrick Sticks Up For Mae Whitman Over Independence Day 2 Casting #refinery29

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9 Reasons You Do NOT Recast Mae Whitman In "Independence Day 2"

BuzzFeed has confirmed that Monroe will play the grown daughter of Bill Pullman’s former U.S. president. That character was first played by another actress, however: Mae Whitman. | 9 Reasons You Do NOT Recast Mae Whitman In "Independence Day 2"