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Friends Creator Apologises For Lack Of Diversity With $4M Pledge

A filmmaker whose clips of the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol insurrection and interviews with members of the Trump family gained national attention as part of the House panel investigation into the attack said it’s no longer possible to have a “rational conversation” with former President Trump.
3 months ago·Los Angeles, United States

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Friends creator apologises for lack of diversity with $4m pledge: ‘I’m embarrassed’

‘I’m embarrassed that I didn’t know better 25 years ago’

3 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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CBS LocalCBS Local

Marta Kauffman, Co-Creator Of 'Friends,' 'Embarrassed' Now By Its Lack Of Diversity

(CNN) — Marta Kauffman says she now gets why people have been critical of “Friends.”The co-creator of the hit comedy series told the Los Angeles Times she had initially thought people were unfairly targeting the sitcom about its lack of diversity but explained she’s “learned a lot in the last 20 years.”“Admitting and accepting guilt is not easy,” Kaufman said. “It’s painful looking at yourself in the mirror. I’m embarrassed that I didn’t know be…

3 months ago·United States
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USA TodayUSA Today

'Friends' co-creator Marta Kauffman on show's lack of diversity, $4M donation: 'I'm embarrassed'

3 months ago·United States
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Marta Kauffman, co-creator of 'Friends,' 'embarrassed' now by its lack of diversity

Marta Kauffman says she now gets why people have been critical of "Friends."

3 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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NZ HeraldNZ Herald

'Embarrassed': Friends creator's $6m apology over show's big flaw

Friends is one of television's most popular shows but co-creator Marta Kauffman has admitted it included a huge failure. Speaking to Los Angeles Times, Kauffman has not only apologised for the major flaw in the show but pledged...

3 months ago·Auckland, New Zealand
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The TelegraphThe Telegraph

Friends creator gives $4m apology for ‘embarrassing’ whiteness of show

Marta Kauffman used to think the criticism of the hit sitcom was ‘unfair’ but has now changed her mind

3 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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