Luigi Actor John Leguizamo Calls Out Mario Movie Casting

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Super Mario Bros. star John Leguizamo isn’t a fan of the new Super Mario casting.

During an interview with IndieWire, the former Luigi actor complained about the upcoming movie’s lack of diversity compared to the 1993 film.

“The directors Annabel Jankel and Rocky Morton fought really hard for me to be the lead because I was a Latin man, and [the studio] didn’t want me to be the lead,” he said. “They fought really hard, and it was such a breakthrough. For them to go backwards and…

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