February 23, 2013
Another Hollywood Insult Aimed at Iran
Nazee Moinian, New York Daily News
Iranians have increasingly become a mainstay in Hollywood, but they aren’t exactly pleased with the attention. From the portrayal of the beloved Persian emperor Cyrus the Great as a blood-thirsty charlatan in the movie “300” to the shallow Iranian-American characters in Bravo’s modern-day “Shahs of Sunset,” many Iranians have had enough with the backwards depictions of their country and culture.
TAGGED: Argo, Iran