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Kat Graham is cast to play Diana Ross in Antoine Fuqua’s Michael Jackson biopic.

Graham will play the iconic R&B singer who introduced 11-year-old Michael and the Jackson 5 to the world in 1969.

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Ross (right) was the lead singer of the Supremes alongside Mary Wilson (left) and Florence Ballard (center).

Graham is a 34-year-old actress and singer from Geneva Switzerland. Her father is of Jewish decent and her mother’s family is from Liberia.

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Juliano Krue Valdi, a 9-year-old newcomer, is cast to play young Michael, according to Variety.

Fans expressed outrage that Juliano is biracial, when Michael was Black.

One X/Twitter user wrote: “Michael Jackson wasn’t bi racial or a lighter skinned Black American, You people are revising our history right before our eyes.”

Another user wrote: “They couldn’t find a little Black boy. This kid looks mixed.”

Other new cast members include actor Larenz Tate as Berry Gordy, founder of Motown Record. Gordy signed Michael and his brothers to a recording contract at Motown.

Actress Nia Long will play Michael’s mother Katherine Jackson, while actor Colman Domingo plays Joe Jackson. Domingo is of Belize and Guatemalan descent.

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Jermaine Jackson’s son Jaafar plays Michael as an adult. The film is set for a 2025 release.