DeWanda Wise talks about the importance of getting LGBTQ+ representation in the Jurassic franchise:
Jurassic World Dominion has been hugely popular for years and anything about these big banners is always catching up with the latest happenings. Here we discuss DeWanda Wise and her latest statement regarding the importance of LGBTQ+ representation.
DeWanda Wise, actress of the Jurassic World trilogy
As the release date for the final chapter of Jurassic World Dominion is going to be released, the latest news on the movie is focusing. In a recent interview, actress DeWanda Wise released a touching statement about the importance of being someone who plays an LGBTQ+ character.
DeWanda Wise plays Kayla Watts in the final chapter of the Jurassic World series. Her character is the first openly LGBTQ character in the trilogy. According to her, playing such a character has its own significance and that’s not just anything, but something important to keep in mind while playing such a role.
She even added that creating such characters and portraying them properly would be very important. You might have heard of other popular movie characters that were also written as LGBTQ and because of that some countries banned them.
LGBTQ+ characters in movies
One such incident happened with Marvel’s Eternals for being the first openly gay superhero. A recent one was, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. The film was banned in Saudi Arabia and Egypt for having an LGBTQ+ storyline. There are many such roles that, due to being LGBTQ+, have been banned or opposed.
Rather, here we have DeWanda Wise supporting such roles and making others realize the importance of such characters. Not only that, she even focused on playing such roles and their importance.
Sometimes, some filmmakers even continue to edit such dialogue or scenes related to LGBTQ characters and their storyline.
What about DeWanda Wise’s character, Kayla Watts?
Jurassic World Dominion and DeWanda Wise characters are still in the works and we’re not sure. Chances are the movie, despite being such a big name, will be banned in some countries due to the LGBTQ+ portrayal of a character’s bisexual role.
Jurassic World Dominion release
The last chapter of the Jurassic World series will be released on June 10, 2022. There are only a few days left and then all fans can watch their favorite movie.