Jennifer Esposito: Hollywood Doesn’t Think I’m ‘White Enough’ for Many Roles

Aug 21, 2018 1357

BY: Justin Caruso

Italian American actress Jennifer Esposito complained about not being chosen for roles because she isn’t “white enough,” in a recent Facebook post. “Have a question for my actor friends – ever get totally blocked by casting directors?” Jennifer Esposito wrote on her Facebook page.

She continued airing her complaints in the comments, writing, “I did a play as a young just starting out actress and a more established actress in the play told me- ‘change your last name’ she was 10000% right. It was Marisa Tomei. She knew what she was about it.”

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