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BROOKLYN NINE-NINE -- "Ding Dong" Episode 707 -- Pictured: Andre Braugher as Raymond Holt -- (Photo by: John P. Fleenor/NBC)
Braugher spoke to Entertainment Weekly about possible changes needed to shine a more realistic light on TV cops while also taking a stand against police brutality. BROOKLYN NINE-NINE — "Ding Dong" Episode 707 — Pictured: Andre Braugher as Raymond Holt — (Photo by: John P Fleenor/NBC) "It's a very complicated subject, but I think they have to[...]
Terry Crews in Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Image: NBCUniversal)
Conversations about and protests against police brutality and systemic racism resulting from the killing of George Floyd continue across the country and around the world, requiring "police series" such as NBC's long-running comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine to take a long, hard look at how they portray law enforcement Speaking to Access on Tuesday, star Terry Crews[...]
The Rookie (ABC/Christopher Willard)
In light of the killing of George Floyd and the worldwide protests over police brutality and racism, broadcast networks, cablers, and streaming services are having to take a long and critical look at how the police, police work, and community interactions are being portrayed With ABC's The Rookie set to return for a third season[...]
MVP on His Prison Experience, George Floyd Protests & His Tribute to Shad Gaspard
MVP also discussed police brutality in the wake of the George Floyd killing and subsequent protests from a unique perspective as a Black man who also comes from a family of law enforcement professionals Here's some of what MVP had to say on the subject. "This is nothing new," MVP explained "This is something that's been[...]
Did ABC Pull 'Black-ish' Episode over Political "Creative Differences"?
Black-ish is a show that has spoken to all different types of people and brought them closer as a community and I'm so proud of the series." – Kenya Barris https://youtu.be/LZbMlidjbugVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Dre's Post-Election Thoughts – black-ish (https://youtu.be/LZbMlidjbug) What impact those "creative differences" may have on the working relationship between ABC and[...]