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TransLink pauses use of Morgan Freeman for transit annoucements

Posted on May 29, 2018

VANCOUVER — TransLink is halting the use of actor Morgan Freeman’s voice in transit announcements after allegations that the actor behaved inappropriately toward women, The Toronto Star reports.

Freeman’s voice was going to be featured in TransLink announcements as part of a Visa advertising campaign. Visa also announced that it is distancing itself from the actor. For the full story, click here.

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