February 27, 2024 10:31 pm

Darren Aronofsky Says Fat Suit Criticisms of The Whale 'Make No Sense to Me'
Darren Aronofsky Says Fat Suit Criticisms of The Whale 'Make No Sense to Me'

Darren Aronofsky Says Fat Suit Criticisms of The Whale ‘Make No Sense to Me’

Director Darren Aronofsky’s latest film, The Whale, has been receiving plenty of attention since its premiere at the Venice Film Festival back in September. While The Whale’s performances have gotten plenty of positive reception, the film itself has also been the subject of controversy for its representation of bigger-bodied individuals and its use of a fat suit for its star Brendan Fraser. In a recent interview with Yahoo! Entertainment, the cast of The Whale discussed their experiences working on the film. The Black Swan director also responded to The Whale’s backlash and offered his thoughts on the movie and what he believes it represents.

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​Darren Aronofsky disagrees with the criticism The Whale has received. Read More