24 Mar '14, 7pm

British actor, writer, and activist @stephenfry Agrees Anti-SeaWorld Bill Is ‘Good News’ for Orcas #…

British actor, writer, and activist @stephenfry Agrees Anti-SeaWorld Bill Is ‘Good News’ for Orcas #…

Bloom said that after watching “Blackfish ,” he was motivated to end the captivity of orcas for entertainment purposes. The film documents the history of orcas at SeaWorld, and the death of trainer Dawn Brancheau caused by Tillicum , an orca captured in the wild, and subjected to abuse and confinement in small tanks for more than thirty years. “There is no justification for the continued captive display of orcas for entertainment purposes,” Bloom said in prepared remarks for an event unveiling the bill on Friday. “These beautiful creatures are much too large and far too intelligent to be confined in small, concrete tanks for their entire lives.”

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2014/03/24/stephen-fry-thinks-ant...

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