Connect with us

NEWS

12 Years A Slave? The Romantic Drama Starring Brad Pitt And Michael Fassbender?

Published

on

12 Years A Slave is far from a romantic drama starring Brad Pitt and Michael Fassbender, but that’s what you might think if you saw the Italian advertisement for the film. Movie posters in the country prominently feature Pitt and Fassbender with Chiwetel Ejiofor, the film’s Black star, in the lower corner.

BIM Distribuzine, the Italian distributor of the film, has recalled the posters ahead of Italy’s February release and issued an apology for playing Ejiofor:

“We apologize for creating and releasing unauthorized posters for ’12 Years A Slave’ in Italy featuring Brad Pitt and Michael Fassbender in a manner inconsistent with approved advertising materials,” BIM Distribuzine said. “All inappropriate materials have now been withdrawn. We are very proud of the film and regret any distraction this incident may have caused.”

“12 Years A Slave,” which hit theaters in the United States in November, will be released in Italy February 20.

o-12-YEARS-A-SLAVE-POSTER-570

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Advertisement

Instagram

Facebook

Advertisement

Trending