Discovery Channel Will Recreate Cleopatra’s Face & We Fear The Result

By March 25, 2019Blog, News, Philosophy
Cleopatra [:en] This is the new trend for mainstream channels. They love to recreate the faces of ancient historical figures through the use of modern technology. It has been done before by other channels and the result has always been disappointing when they were depicting African historical figures. So, Discovery’s science channel will recreate the face of Queen Cleopatra and they will also explore other legends of Kemet (ancient Egypt) in their new show “Egypt’s Unexplained Files”. The series will focus on recreating the face of the famous queen whose ethnicity has always been debated until today. Many people claim that she was a white European woman, as we can see in all the movies created by Hollywood. But many people disagree with that statement because according to scientists she was probably of mixed descent (African and Greek). A few years ago, scholars discovered the body of Cleopatra’s sister Arsinoe. And the analysis of her mummy proved that she carried very interesting features. Features that are usually associated with the Kemites (ancient Egyptians) and also Black Africans (Subsaharan Africans). This implies that the princess and her sister had African blood. So, Cleopatra probably also carried the features of a black African woman. But, why are we scared by the result? Our fear comes from the several attempts made by mainstream channels to recreate the faces of

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