EXCLUSIVE: Avatar Star Refused Service At Restaurant, Staff Accused Of Racism

Avatar star Laz Alonso has accused a restaurant at Los Angeles International Airport of racism, after he was refused service on Saturday morning.

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The incensed actor took to his Twitter account and called on his fans to boycott the On The Border Mexican Grill chain.

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Alonso said he was refused service because his driver’s license had expired.

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He Tweeted: “I was just refused food at “On The Border” at terminal 4 at LAX because my divers license expired. But the airline & security let’s me fly?”

Then, a friend replied: “DO NOT EAT @ ON THE BORDER PLEASE BOYCOTT !!!! THE EMPLOYEE ARE RACIST PLEASE RT…KEEP IT GOING !!!”

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Earlier, Alonso had cleared airport security with the expired license, where he said he had no problems.

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But the trouble later arose inside terminal four.

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“It’s not funny folks,” he Tweeted. “Read between the lines.”

“On The Border” manager Ralph Shen told RadarOnline.com: “We check everybody’s ID when they order drinks, it is the California law.”

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However, Shen added, ID is not required when a patron is just ordering food  - which Laz claimed he was.

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