A source tells Confidenti@l thatâ€™s because Allen specifically requested there be no black gangsters in his musical, though it isnâ€™t clear why Allen chose that route. â€œEveryoneâ€™s white at Woodyâ€™s Cotton Club and in the gangster numbers,â€ says our well-placed Broadway insider. â€œCasting was considering a big-name African-American actor for the play, but Woody passed because he just got the idea that a black gangster wouldnâ€™t be good. One man wasnâ€™t asked back and then was told it was Woody who didnâ€™t want any black gangsters.â€ Woody Allenâ€™s â€œBullets Over Broadway,â€ which opens Thursday night at the St. James Theatre, offers a much blander perspective on the Cotton Club than â€œAfter Midnight,â€ now playing at Brooks Atkinson Theatre. Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertai...y-great-white-article-1.1751286#ixzz2ybaUghb2 Bland, bland white people. Big Pussy got some work.