Scarlett Johansson Quits 'Rub & Tug' After Backlash

Jul 14, 2018

In a statement to on Friday, Johansson says she's withdrawing from the project "in light of recent ethical questions raised surrounding my casting." When transgender actors and advocates questioned the casting, Johansson initially responded with a statement that criticism "can be directed to Jeffrey Tambor, Jared Leto and Felicity Huffman's reps.