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Karen Gillan Responds to Jumanji 2 Costume Controversy

Karen Gillan Responds to Jumanji 2 Costume Controversy
Karen Gillan Responds to Jumanji 2 Costume Controversy
Production has begun on the star-studded Jumanji 2, with both Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart releasing the first photos through social media yesterday.The photo offered our first look at both of those stars in character as Dr. Bravestone and Moose Finbar, along with Jack Black as Professor Shelly Oberon and Karen Gillan as Ruby Roundhouse, which lead to several fans commenting on Karen Gillan's skimpy outfit, while all of her male co-stars are fully clothed.Today Karen Gillan fired back with her own message on social media.
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Karen Gillan speaks out after fans attack her skimpy attire in Jumanji reboot

Karen Gillan speaks out after fans attack her skimpy attire in Jumanji reboot
Karen Gillan speaks out after fans attack her skimpy attire in Jumanji reboot
It is a costume that has caused a stir for all the wrong reasons.And Karen Gillan has been forced to speak out to defend the skimpy costume she has been pictured wearing in a teaser image from the forthcoming Jumanji reboot.Social media users have criticised the skimpy nature of her outfit, despite the fact it showcases the sexy Scot's admirable physique, as her male costars are wearing much less revealing ensembles.
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Karen Gillan explains her 'sexist' Jumanji 2 outfit

Karen Gillan explains her 'sexist' Jumanji 2 outfit
Karen Gillan explains her 'sexist' Jumanji 2 outfit
There was more than a little furore yesterday over the seemingly rather stereotypically skimpy outfit being worn by Karen Gillan in the first on-set picture from the 'Jumanji' sequel.Dressed in arguably inappropriate attire for jungle trekking (or possibly even for a nightclub), many were quick to accuse the movie makers of sexism.– Fans slam 'sexist' Jumanji costume– Daniel Radcliffe slams 'racist' Hollywood– Sam Neill updates on Jurassic WorldBut the 'Doctor Who' star has assured fans that there's a very good reason for the outfit.
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Karen Gillan defends 'child sized clothes' in Jumanji poster following sexism row

Karen Gillan defends 'child sized clothes' in Jumanji poster following sexism row
Karen Gillan defends 'child sized clothes' in Jumanji poster following sexism row
Karen Gillan has defended her clothing in Jumanji after she was caught up in a sexism row.The 28-year-old actress is pictured wearing a skimpy outfit in the first photo from the upcoming sequel, while her male co-stars are dressed in less revealing ensembles.The picture sparked criticism from fans who branded the picture "sexist".
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Jumanji actress Karen Gillan promises there is a good explanation for her skimpy outfit

Jumanji actress Karen Gillan promises there is a good explanation for her skimpy outfit
Jumanji actress Karen Gillan promises there is a good explanation for her skimpy outfit
Yesterday brought us our first look at the Jumanji sequel, courtesy of a snap instagrammed by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.But rather than spark interest in the film, the picture of the new cast prompted a wave of backlash as fans took issue with Karen Gillan's skimpy outfit.Setting the record straight, the actress took to Twitter yesterday to reassure fans that "there is a reason" for her character being so scantily clad.
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