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Chloe Grace Moretz appalled about Red Shoes promotional poster

Chloe Grace Moretz is apologising to fans over the body shaming controversy behind posters for her new film Red Shoes And The Seven Dwarfs.
The Equalizer star signed on to voice the fairytale princess in the animated film and promotional materials were released at the Cannes Film Festival last week (ends26May17). One of the posters from the marketing campaign has been posted online and it is causing controversy because people feel it is fat shaming the lead character in the film.
On the poster Snow White appears as both a thin and heavier set woman and the tagline reads: “What if Snow White was no longer beautiful and the 7 Dwarfs not so short?”
“How did this get approved by an entire marketing team? Why is it okay to tell young kids being fat = ugly? @ChloeGMoretz,” model Tess Holliday wrote on Twitter.
Backlash over the poster has grown and the 20-year-old is now speaking out about the fuss.
“I have now fully reviewed the mkting (marketing) for Red Shoes, I am just as appalled and angry as everyone else, this wasn’t approved by me or my team,” she writes on Twitter. “Pls (please) know I have let the producers of the film know. I lent my voice to a beautiful script that I hope you will all see in its entirety.”
“The actual story is powerful for young women and resonated with me,” she adds. “I am sorry for the offense that was beyond my creative control.”
Producers for the film have yet to comment on the controversy.
Chloe has been very vocal about image issues in Hollywood and last year (16) she opened up about her body goals, insisting she refuses to starve herself to be skinny.
“I’m never going to be a Keira (Knightley),” she told Britain’s Glamour magazine. “I just don’t have her body type, but I can be the best my body can be through training and eating cleanly.
“Sure you can go on a juice cleanse if you want, but be under no illusions, you are starving yourself.”

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