NBC’s aborted comedy of a bought Filipina bride reveals the depths for the entertainment industry’s cultural blindness.
5, 2016 october
Whenever NBC announced the other day so it had purchased a brand new half-hour comedy called Mail Order Family, t he news ended up being met with stunned disbelief. Loosely predicated on writer-producer Jackie Clarke’s life, the show would be to feature a family group whoever w >) , followed by online petitions to cancel the show. Due to the fact outcry mounted, NBC announced on Friday so it would cancel the show, stating so it had “taken the sensitiveness to your initial concept to heart.”