Now playing

Getting artist name | Getting song name

ON AIR NOW

Friends Creator Admits Lack Of Diversity In Show

Friends diversity

 

Friends co-creator Marta Kauffman apologized for the lack of diversity in the show!

 

Although Friends is no doubt one of everyone’s favourite sitcoms, for years the show has been called out for its lack of diversity.

 

Friends' co-creator Marta Kauffman regrets these two plot lines

Kauffman apologized for casting an all-white main cast and has since pledged the sum of $4 million as an apology.

 

How to watch Friends reunion special in the UK | release date, cast | Radio Times

 

She said: “It was after what happened to George Floyd that I began to wrestle with my having bought into systemic racism in ways I was never aware of. That was really the moment that I began to examine the ways I had participated. I knew then I needed to course-correct.”

 

The money will go to the African and African American studies department in Brandeis University in Boston.