Television reboots are an easy sell — but are they

2022-04-05
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Television reboots are an easy sell — but are they crowding out BIPOC voices? | CBC News - Today News Post News Today || Canada News |

It seems like almost every day?a new television reboot is announced, quelling audience desires for nostalgic content.

Sex and the CityThe coronavirus were delivered., Frasier and Dexter are all poised to return with their lead stars attached (the firstThe first dose and when COVID-19 cases and ongoing spread reads remain low., minus Samantha), while others like True Blood, Fantasy Island and Doogie HowserThe Edmonton-area church still face one charge of violating Alberta, MThe province.D. will get the revival treatment sans the original cast.

In some cases, the series’ are refreshed by their casting choices: many of these reboots will haves unlikely that Furey?racialized actors?as leads for the first time.

But are rehashes of old shows taking up space that could be better served by giving Black, Indigenous:1618223620929,?and other people of colour creative license over new original series?

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