Celebrity Quotes of the Week: Zoe Saldana Speaks on Criticism of Her Nina Simone Role

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Zoe Saldana on the backlash she received for being cast as Nina Simone: 

“It did sting for a bit that a community that you feel most identified with would have such a negative backlash and you're at the epicenter of it all. It was very disappointing."

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