By Morning Picker
After the trailer for his new movie The Tax Collector released, Shia LaBeouf and director David Ayer had been accused of using ‘brownface’ in the movie as Shia appeared to be portraying a man of Mexican descent. https://www.instagram.com/p/CCH1U0dJXx4/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_linkIn the movie, we can see LaBeouf playing a gangster, heavily tattooed, and speaking with an a
ccent. Another user directly tweeted to the director and asked why Shia has been cast as a Latino character when they could’ve gone with an actual Latino actor. He is a Jewish guy playing a white character and will be the only white guy in the movie. He also mentioned that the movie is not a cop movie, and that Shia plays a very specific character and it’s not brownface.