John Cleese will take on the topic of cancel culture in a forthcoming television series for the UK's Channel 4.
The new documentary will reportedly explore why a new 'woke' generation is trying to rewrite the rules on what can and [mostly] can't
John Cleese: Cancel Me will see Cleese meet various subjects who claim to have been cancelled for their actions or statements, and activists who have led opposition to various public figures. In a statement, Cleese said:
I'm delighted to have a chance to find out, on camera, about all the aspects of so-called political correctness. There's so much I really don't understand, like: how the impeccable idea of 'Let's all be kind to people' has
been developed in some cases ad absurdum.