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NAACP President Says ‘Green Book’ Has A ‘False Storyline’

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NAACP President Says ‘Green Book’ Has A ‘False Storyline’

NAACP President Says ‘Green Book’ Has A ‘False Storyline’

President of the NAACP Derrick Johnson said that the Best Picture-nominated “Green Book” was a “missed opportunity." TheWrap reports Johnson said that the film relied on a “negative stereotype” and a “false storyline.” During the Television Critics Association press tour, Johnson praised Mahershala Ali’s performance as Don Shirley, but said that director Peter Farrelly’s film is inaccurate and a “setback.” He elaborated, “Mahershala Ali’s portrayal, I mean, his skills were great.

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