Jim Spellman / Getty ImagesActor Jeremy Tardy speaks on Feb. 12, 2020, in New York City. (Jim Spellman / Getty Images)
Actor Jeremy Tardy has decided to leave the Netflix show “Dear White People” because of what he claims to be “racial discrimination.”
Tardy’s evidence for said discrimination?
A white actor on the show was offered more money than him.
In a series of tweets Friday, Tardy, who is black, laid out specifically what his problem was: While a white co-star was able to negotiate for higher pay after an initial offer, Lionsgate informed Tardy that the company’s initial offer to him was its final one.
not be considered and that the initial offer was the “best and final”. This news was disturbing because one of my white colleagues — being a true ally — revealed that they too had received the same initial offer and had