saved by the Bell Is making amends. The creative team has removed controversial scenes Selena Gomez. The 2017 kidney transplant followed by fan backlash.
The new reboot was criticized this week for not referencing Gomez’s process. I! News has revealed that there is now an edited version streaming on NBCU’s Peacock streaming site.
In the sixth episode, called “Teen-Line”, two supporting characters debated who donated the kidney to Gomez. “I know Selena Gomez had a kidney donor Justin BiberOne mother said, “The other said,” It was Demi LovatoKidney. They are best friends … You and I were like that. ”
“Respect Selena Gomez” trended on Twitter over the weekend, when selenators defended her against “tone deaf” comments.
In actuality, her donor was the actress Francia RaisaWhoever talked about saved by the Bell References on her Instagram Story. “Some artists and producers have personally reached out to me to apologize for this and I really appreciate it,” The Groan-ish Star wrote. “But I want to acknowledge that this public apology from the network should accept donors who could have been offended by it.”