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Big Mouth Central Park: Slate Bell Step Down for Fair Representation

Big Mouth, Central Park: Slate, Bell Step Down for Fair Representation

In the past twenty-four hours, the conversation has turned toward the issue of animation representation, with Kristen Bell (The Good Place) and Jenny Slate (Muppet Babies) choosing to step down from their respective Central Park and Big Mouth roles so that those characters can be voiced by a Black voice actor.[caption id="attachment_1226662" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scenes[...]

Christian Cooper Central Park and The Daily LITG May 28th 2020

Christian Cooper, Central Park and The Daily LITG, May 28th 2020

Yesterday, it was still all about what former Marvel editor and writer, and keen ornithologist Christian Cooper encountered in Central Park Welcome all, to the daily Lying In The Gutters, a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.[caption id="attachment_1212969" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Marvel Comics Christian Cooper In Central Park Racial Confrontation

Marvel Comics' Christian Cooper In Central Park Racial Confrontation

Yesterday, he was birdwatching in Central Park with his sister, Melody Cooper, writer of the Omni comic from Humanoids Christian Cooper asked a woman to leash her dog in an area of the park, where pets must be kept under control He also filmed the encounter.On the video, the woman, identified as Amy Cooper (no[...]

When They See Us: Ava DuVernays Central Park 5 Limited Series Releases Teaser

'When They See Us': Ava DuVernay's "Central Park 5" Limited Series Releases Teaser

Netflix and Ava DuVernay have announced the official title and release date for their "Central Park 5" limited series, with When They See Us (previously titled The Central Park 5) set to hit the streaming service on May 31, 2019 The four-part project examines the lives of Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana,[...]

Apple Set to Visit Central Park from Bobs Burgers Creator Actor Josh Gad

Apple Set to Visit Central Park from Bob's Burgers Creator, Actor Josh Gad

[caption id="attachment_809957" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit (Bell, left): DFree - Shutterstock.com / (Odom, Jr., top right): Leonard Zhukovsky - Shutterstock.com / (Gad, bottom right): Shutterstock.com[/caption]Continuing to plant their flag when it comes to original scripted programming, Apple has secured the rights to the animated musical comedy Central Park, from 20th Century Fox TV.  Originated by Bob's Burger creator/executive producer[...]

Ava DuVernay To Examine Central Park Five Case In Netflix Series

Ava DuVernay To Examine 'Central Park Five' Case In Netflix Series

Ava DuVernay is returning to Netflix for her next project: a limited series focusing on the "Central Park Five" case that would play-out from the late 1980's until justice was finally served in 2014. Netflix greenlit the five-episode scripted series for an expected 2019 debut, with DuVernay serving not only as the show's creator but also[...]