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The original comic strip appeared in 1894 and featured a red haired white Little Orphan Annie which has caused some white people to proclaim that they will not stand for it.
It is probably a safe assumption that those upset over Little Orphan Annie getting a melanin injection are not the type of people who have a problem with a European looking Jesus being depicted in films.
If their concern is historical accuracies then the film Son of God would not have been the big box office smash that it was with a European Jesus because if one was to go by the Biblical setting of the time period, he would not have looked like the European Roman soldiers occupying the land and instead looked more like the oppressed melanated people who have historically lived in that region of northern Africa.