Majority of Hollywood villains have skin problems

From Darth Vader to Hannibal Lector, a study of Hollywood's top villains has revealed many have dermatological problems in real life.

Film makers are being accused of fuelling prejudice by "unfairly" targeting people who suffer from certain conditions.

Researchers, led by Julia Croley of the University of Texas and published in the journal JAMA Dermatology, studied the 10 film heroes and villains from the American Film Institute (AFI) 100 Greatest Heroes and Villains List to assess whether the actors suffered from any skin issues.

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Published at April 08, 2017

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