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‘Twilight’ Werewolf Rick Mora: Flick Was Shot in Oregon — to Gyp the Local Natives

Fortunate as he was to land a role in last year’s Twilight, Rick Mora has lingering gripes about his employers.

Interviewed on The Hoop, the Native American character actor says that – as part of a longstanding tradition of short-shrifting his people – the producers of the smash-hit flick pulled yet another fast one.

CAPTION: "We're fighting for the same pay that they're going to pay our counterparts who aren't Native American," Rick (above) tells us.

"We're fighting for the same pay they're going to pay our counterparts who aren't Native American," Rick (above) tells us.

“There are reasons why movies like Twilight were shot in Oregon and cast with Oregon natives,” he tells host Neyom Friday.

“It’s because they didn’t want to Continue reading