How Does One Man Play an Arab, Mexican and Samoan?

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  1. BlackPearl The Empress

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    ...but comes from New Zealand?

    Idk but this dude Cliff Curtis has done it all. These Cacs really have no shame when it comes to casting actors. Lol
     
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    also played a mexican in Gang Related.
     
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    He played a Mexican in Training Day too
     
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    Jason Matzouzakas is the comedy version
     
  5. BlackPearl The Empress

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    He also played a Columbian in Blow :dead:
     
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    I don’t know him by name but I knew exactly who you were talking about before I googled the name for confirmation lol
     
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    He also played an African American and an Indian wtf?

    :dwillhuh:
     
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    the crazy shyt is...based on ethnicity...he is closest to samoan but when I seen hobbs and shaw my first thought was they have this nikka doing too much now lol...always thought he was arab
     
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    I was just watching that. That's why I made the thread. Lol I thought the same thing. I thought dude looks nothing like a Samoan. Little did I know it's one of the most ethnically "correct" roles he's every had.
     
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    I knew who you were talking about before opening the thread! Always thought he was hispanic until I looked him up.
     
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    I always thought he was Arab. Turns out dude a Kiwi. Lol
     
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    He did put on weight for that role
     
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    His height and nose made him look off with the rest of the Samoans.
     
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    Yea but somebody had to do the talking
     
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