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    Default The new ironside show is a disgrace

    Why is ironside black? Raymond burr wasnt a brother..i dislike when they ruin classic shows like this..why even revamp it? These dudes have clearly run out of ideas
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    They seem to want to do this a lot when making remakes of stuff, either changing the ethnicity or gender of the person lol



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    then why not just call it something completely different? That way, you're not making the black guy's character subordinate to a tv show from 30-40 years ago, and you're not alienating the people who liked that show and they won't be able to bitch about things being "PC"

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    Bingo^
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    -Controversy arose over the decision to cast Blair Underwood in a role of a paraplegic despite the fact the actor does not have a physical disability requiring a wheelchair. Sons of Anarchy actor Kurt Yaeger, himself an amputee, compared the act to blackface, being quoted as saying "This would be like being in the '50s and having a white guy do blackface, at this point. You need to start having disabled people playing disabled characters. Period.



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    This show was canceled today already, by the way.



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    Wow...a quick death. I saw it.coming and I agree with the blackface statement
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    After how many shows ?





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    2 I believe
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    damn, it must of been wack. Was there any similarities to the original Ironside? theme music? that shit was dope.





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