Saved by the Bell Eliminated controversial scenes about Selena Gomez’s kidney transplant
Saved By The Bell makes amends. The creative team removed controversial scenes Selena GomezKidney transplant 2017 after fan game.
The new restart was criticized this week for nonchalantly referring to Gomez’s proceedings. E! News learned that there is now an edited version streamed on NBCU’s Peacock streaming site.
In the sixth episode called “Teen-Line”, two minor characters discussed who had donated the kidney to Gomez. “I know Selena was Gomez’s kidney donor Justin Bieber‘s mother, “said one. The other replied,” It was Demi LovatoKidney. They are best friends … like you and me. “
“Respect Selena Gomez” was trending on Twitter over the weekend when Selenators defended her against the “toneless” comments.
In reality, her donor was an actress France Raisawho also talked about Saved By The Bell references in her Instagram story. “Several of the cast and producers reached out to me personally to apologize, and I really appreciate that,” wrote the adult star. “But I want to acknowledge that this public apology from the network should acknowledge donors who may have been offended by it.”