The decision prompted an angry response from actor Warwick Davis. “Personally, I find it quite patronising when people are offended on our behalf,” he said.
“I’m sure there are those out there who don’t like the term, but as a short actor I want the choice about whether I appear in panto or not. I don’t want someone making that decision for me.”
“It is just political correctness gone mad. You cannot just rebrand a children’s classic at the risk of offending somebody. “
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