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[06/24/20 - 11:23 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, June 24
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

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BIG MOUTH (Netflix) - Co-creator Nick Kroll took to Twitter with the news the show will recast the voice role of Missy, a biracial character, with a black actress. They'll succeed Jenny Slate, who is bowing out of the series. (@nickkroll)
BIG SKY (ABC) - Jade Pettyjohn has scored a lead role on the upcoming drama as Grace Sullivan, "a tough girl with wisdom beyond her years, who is kidnapped alongside her older sister Danielle, but not without a fight." (Deadline.com)
CENTRAL PARK (Apple TV+) - Kristen Bell took to social media to announce she will no longer voice Molly, a mixed-race character. It's understood Bell will continue on the series in a different role. (@kristenanniebell)
GAYME SHOW (Quibi) - Co-host Matt Rogers has revealed the series has been picked up for a second season. (@MattRogersTho)
SCRUBS (NBC) - Hulu has removed three episodes of the series featuring characters in blackface: "My Fifteen Seconds" from season 3 as well as "My Jiggly Ball" and "My Chopped Liver" from season 5. (Deadline.com)
SOUTH PARK (Comedy Central) - Five episodes that depict Islam's Prophet Muhammad are not included in HBO Max's streaming run of the series, which launched today. Said installments were also not available on Hulu and the official "South Park" website. (Deadline.com)





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· BIG MOUTH (NETFLIX)
· BIG SKY (ABC)
· CENTRAL PARK (APPLE TV PLUS)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· GAYME SHOW! (QUIBI)
· SCRUBS (ABC)
· SOUTH PARK (COMEDY CENTRAL)





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