Josh Trank Really Wanted to Cast a Black Actress to Play Sue Storm in ‘Fantastic Four’

Josh Trank has a reputation for being a great many things, with “no bullshit” being right at the top.

Trank famously directed the 2015 reboot of Marvel’s Fantastic Four for 20th Century Fox, back before the studio got eaten by the mouse.

The notorious flop was seemingly plagued by difficulties from day one, not the least of which was the toxic fanboy meltdown over Trank’s casting of Michael B.

Jordan as Johnny Storm, a character who is white in the comic books.

(Personally, I would watch a Fantastic Four reboot in which Jordan plays every single member of …

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