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The Homophobic Seyi Omooba has been dropped from the upcoming production of ‘The Color Purple’

Following a controversy over a homophobic 2014 Facebook post, producers have dropped actress Seyi Omooba from an upcoming UK production of The Color Purple, in which she would have played

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‘The Color Purple’ is coming to the London theatre and its main cast member, Seyi Omooba, is exposed to be a homophobe

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker, The Color Purple – the Steven Spielberg-directed, Academy Award-nominated 1985 movie that earned Whoopi Goldberg her Best Actress Oscar nod, and