Actor Jeremy Tardy has left the Netflix show “Dear White People” due to alleged “racial discrimination.”
In a lengthy Twitter announcement on Friday, Tardy said that he will not be returning for the show’s fourth and final season due to alleged practices of racial discrimination at Lionsgate — a complaint stemming from what he says is unfair pay.
“Unfortunately I will not be joining NETFLIX’s Dear White People for its fourth and final season due to my experience with Lionsgate and their practices of racial discrimination,” wrote Tardy. “After being offered to return for several episodes my team was notified that our counter offer would not be considered and that the initial offer was the ‘best and final.’ The news was disturbing because one of my white colleagues – being a true ally – revealed they too had received the same initial offer and had successfully negotiated a counter offer.”
According to Tardy, when his team expressed the discrepancy