In 2014 ABC struck ratings gold when it welcomed the show ‘Black-ish’ to its roster.
In 2017, the show’s favourable brand runs the risk of being sullied if it doesn’t rectify an issue it may have caused by “borrowing” an idea created by a woman on social media.
What went down?
ABC announced it was to build the show’s first spin-off named ‘College-ish’ on May 19th.
What happened next will stun you.
— sage (@TAMARAJUANA) August 2, 2017
Enraged by the potential theft, social media weighed in with…
where is your check girl pic.twitter.com/WbBGk90B8Z
— mean uh (@minajaytay) August 2, 2017
This needs to be your mood sis pic.twitter.com/g8YPFrAuyt
— Jawnsmine Sullivan (@_natalian_ice) August 3, 2017
— ? Galore. (@AKdaGemini) August 3, 2017
@offbeatorbit Grown-ish is SO much better, they owe you a check for sure
— kesia alexandra (@loveandtrouble_) August 3, 2017
— valet curve servie (@brandimsfuneral) August 3, 2017
u should b getting money for this
— hoesiah ✖️ (@JW_OVOXO) August 3, 2017
Fourth picture shoulda been a pic of your check. They're playing games and I don't like it, not one bit ?
— The Lady (@KnownasBlue) August 3, 2017