People are criticizing Disney’s Moana for its stereotypical portrayal of Polynesian demigod Maui

Critics say Maui’s larger physique is misrepresentative of real Polynesian culture, and instead reinforces harmful stereotypes of Polynesians being obese. On Facebook, Samoan rugby player Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu made his point by putting Maui beside another recent Dwayne Johnson character.