"No one is going to know the difference," a studio exec reportedly said.
The film, which features Janelle Monáe, is out November 1.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin is too busy with "security."
The Dean takes a trip around the world this week, reviewing albums from Brazil's Thiago Nassif, New Orleans' Hot 8 Brass Band, and Haiti's RAM.
Steve Mnuchin said getting the abolitionist on the bill is "not something I'm focused on at the moment."
At one point, the president asked the women in the room if they had ever heard of Susan B. Anthony.
Iowa Representative Steve King has introduced an amendment that would block the Treasury from spending money on redesigning the currency.
Tubman will be gracing a greenback as part of a massive overhaul in US currency over the next decade or so.
Harriet Tubman, the 19th century abolitionist, is about to replace President Andrew Jackson. She'll be the first black person on American banknotes.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew was really into the idea of putting a woman on money, but then he saw Lin Miranda-Manuel's musical.