Writer Nadria Tucker on ‘Superman and Lois’: The Show Has Diversity Problems On and Off-screen

[Abridged interview, edited to fit the space]

21Poster for the ‘Superman and Lois’ Show coming to CW in January 2021. Nadria Tucker warns of a potential lack of “color” in the upcoming show.
Seg-El (Cameron Cuffe) and Lyta-Zod (Georgina Campbell) played characters who had a complex interracial attraction in the SYFY show ‘Krypton’ that centered on diversity.
Tucker worked on the show ‘Underground’ which had very diverse writers and cast which helped her overcome issues like the ones she reported at WB.
The Kents here photographed by Martha (Elizabeth Tulloch) of Clark (Tyler Hoechlin) and their sons Jonathan (Jordan Elsass) and Jordan (Alexander Garfin).
‘Superman and Lois’ was shot in Canada, where apparently, there are no people of color, at least according tp Tucke

Jonita Davis is a writer, film critic, and professor. She’s a member of NABJ, AAFCA, a Rotten Tomatoes critic, and an adjunct professor.

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