Elizabeth Banks on Charlie’s Angels reboot criticism: ‘You’ve had 37 Spider-Man motion footage’

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Within the age of reboots, revivals, and sequels, Elizabeth Banks needs to know why of us are criticizing her for creating one other chapter in the Charlie’s Angels franchise.

In a as a lot as date profile in WSJ Journal, the Charlie’s Angels author/director/well-known particular person spoke back to the criticism she’s been facing for rebooting the franchise with Kristen Stewart, Ella Balinska, and Naomi Scott. “You’ve had 37 Spider-Man motion footage and also you’re no longer complaining!” Banks says. “I reflect females are allowed to possess one or two scamper franchises every 17 years — I feel entirely pretty with that.”

Charlie’s Angels stars Stewart, Balinska, and Scott as three original angel operatives, whereas Banks plays a former angel turned Bosley (which is now a inferior in the Townsend Company organization in preference to the name of one particular person). And Banks gave some perception on why Stewart has returned to a mainstream movie franchise after sticking to indie motion footage for so prolonged post-Twilight.

“Being in a big franchise enables you to possess it all,” Banks says. “I witness the identical facet, it’s nearly unfair for females. The suitable roles are generally in miniature motion footage, nonetheless then you definately don’t designate any cash. It’s ample to are searching for to designate cash.”

Charlie’s Angels is now taking part in in theaters.

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