Studio says it is acknowledging and contextualising culturally offensive material rather than cutting itDisney+ has added a new disclaimer to old epis
Studio says it is acknowledging and contextualising culturally offensive material rather than cutting it
Disney+ has added a new disclaimer to old episodes of The Muppet Show, warning of “negative depictions and/or mistreatment of people or cultures” throughout the series.
The platform began streaming Jim Henson’s family variety show on 19 February but prefaced 18 of its episodes with a content advisory that adds: “These stereotypes were wrong then and are wrong now. Rather than remove this content, we want to acknowledge its harmful impact, learn from it and spark conversation to create a more inclusive future together.”