The co-owner of Toronto-based studio Head Gear Animation produces interstitial musical shorts for "The Good Fight," a ripped-from-the-headlines legal drama on the U.
The show, which is a spinoff of "The Good Wife," centres on a left-leaning Chicago law firm arguing cases about the issues of the day against the political backdrop of Donald Trump's presidency. Angel and his team animate Coulton's music with provocative cartoons, which in the past have included a Nazi-uniformed frog, a reptilian caricature of Hillary Clinton and a scene of the presidential bedroom.
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- Abruptly, they pause. The action freezes, a little red asterisk appears stamped onto the frame, and a little animated short interrupts the scene.
But on a recent episode of the show, a segment criticizing censorship in China was replaced with an eight-second placard reading, "CBS has censored this content. The magazine reports the clip featured the leader dressed as the cartoon bear, shaking his exposed bottom.
While Angel said showrunners Robert and Michelle King have encouraged him not to shy away from provocation, he admitted he felt nervous while drawing the cartoon given Canada's current tensions with China.
- The legal side of the story quickly morphed into an anarchic political drama with only a sprinkling of courtroom action, taking its cue from its predecessor, The Good Wife , which followed a similar path.
- To many viewers, it looked like a joke.
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Nine days after Meng's arrest, two other Canadians -- ex-diplomat Michael Kovrig and entrepreneur Michael Spavor -- were detained in China on allegations they had violated China's national security.
Still, Angel said the pulled segment was his favourite of the season, and he hopes it will eventually see the light of day.