Say What Now? Billboard Honoring Nelson Mandela Shows Morgan Freeman Instead [Photo]


If you ever thought Morgan Freeman had an uncanny resemblance to noted activist Nelson Mandela, rest assured you’re not the only one.

The U.K.’s Metro reports an Indian businessman keen on honoring Mandela paid an advertising company for the billboard, but the company used a picture of the Nelson Mandela by accident.

tweet sent by a reporter in India first highlighted the gaffe.

The businessman is now the “laughingstock” of India, according to some reports, and has vowed to get the billboard changed immediately.

[via AJC]

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