TIL the “Indian” main character in the Short Circuit movies was a Caucasian actor (Fisher Stevens) in brownface

Read more: https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/entertainthis/2015/11/19/fisher-stevens-aziz-ansari-master-of-none-short-circuit/76045238/

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  1. Exactly 0 people were hurt, and the movie was fun. So fun that it got a sequel, and a gang motto easily remembered by millions. “Los lobos kick your ass, Los lobos kick your face, Los lobos kick your balls into outer spaaaaace.” Wall-E is also modeled after johnny 5.

  2. After a long chat on the phone, Ansari concluded that Stevens “is not a villain, but was, when he took the role, a well-intentioned if slightly misguided young actor who needed a job during a more culturally insensitive time.”

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