Read the article entitled “Andy Garcia: I’m Not a Latino Actor” In The Wedding Planner:
Read the article entitled “Andy Garcia: I’m Not a Latino Actor”
In The Wedding Planner:
1. Identify any stereotypes that you may have noticed throughout the film whether it be in regards
to Italian American Culture or another culture.
2. Jennifer Lopez is portraying a woman of Italian descent, why do you think she would choose a
role like this?
3. How do you think other Latin Americans feel about Lopez’ portrayal?
4. Do you think the story of The Wedding Planner could have been told to include a Latina?
5. Can you think of another film or actor where a character (in that film) was portrayed in another
culture other than that actor’s own culture?
6. Can yo