“Wheel of Fortune” is underneath glow for regulating a detailed backdrop display dual African-Americans in slave-era clothing.
The print that was used for “Southern Charm” week sparked snub from viewers.
“Someone greatfully tell me because @WheelofFortune has slaves in their ‘Southern Charm Week’ images?” wrote a user named Joshua Itiola.
The renouned diversion show’s executive writer voiced remorse and vowed that a picture will no longer atmosphere on re-runs of a episode.
“We bewail a use of this credentials image, and we will be replacing it relocating brazen on any rebroadcast,” Harry Friedman pronounced in a matter to the New York Daily News.
The picture was taken by producers in 2005 during an on-location fire during a Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, La. A orator for a Oak Alley Plantation pronounced that they do not sinecure people to execute slaves though do occupy debate guides of all skin colors that wear duration clothing.
“Southern Charm” week creatively ran in March, though reruns are common.