MONTREAL — Quebec’s French-language adaptation for the popular US police comedy, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” is using temperature ahead of the very first episode airs — in one regarding the actors within the initial show.

Made by ComediHa! and available on Videotron’s Club illico, the show follows the comedic hijinks of a disorganized but effective police precinct and it is a French-language type of the NBC show featuring Andy Samberg, Andre Braugher, Melissa Fumero, and Stephanie Beatriz.

Nevertheless when Videotron circulated a trailer for “Escouade 99,” among the actors into the U.S. that is original show problem using the not enough Hispanic representation when you look at the Quebecois cast.

Fumero, a Latina actress who plays Detective Amy Santiago in “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” tweeted that watching the trailer ended up being like “peeking through another measurement.”

Then again she used with another tweet lamenting exactly exactly how her character had been played within the French-language variation with a white actress. Another character regarding the U.S. variation, Rosa, played by other Latina Beatriz, can be played by a white woman.

I’ve been thinking about any of it great deal, and it also essentially boils down to the. while I understand the Latina populace is v tiny in Quebec (& just how many of them are funny actors?) the Amy n Rosa roles could’ve gone to ANY BIPOC therefore it’s disappointing to observe that missed possibility.

“Gotta (say) though after viewing this . I am abruptly interested in learning the Latina populace in Quebec. Just sayin,” Fumero tweeted on Aug. 20.

Beatriz later responded to Fumero’s tweet with a set of disoriented emojis.

On Aug. 21, Fumero tweeted concerning the Quebec series once more.

“I been thinking about that a great deal,” she said, ” and it essentially boils down to the . while i am aware the Latina population is (very) tiny in Quebec (& exactly how many of them are funny actors?) the Amy n Rosa functions could’ve gone to your BIPOC so it is disappointing to note that missed possibility.” The acronym she utilized relates to Black, Indigenous and individuals of color.

“Escouade 99,” nonetheless, fills the functions associated with the two primary Ebony figures into the U.S. show with Ebony Quebecois actors.

“Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” is renowned to be a modern show with primary figures that are racially diverse and LGBTQ+.

Talhi Briones, a Latina illustrator and novelist whom relocated to Quebec from Chile, received a comic expressing the adaptation to her displeasure, while also questioning whether it will even keep Rosa’s bisexuality.

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