29 Jul '17, 6pm
Turner Pressroom: truTV debuts trailer for "The Problem with Apu"
debuted the trailer today for its upcoming comedic documentary The Problem with Apu . Comedian Hari Kondabolu , the creator and star of this feature-length documentary, confronts his long-standing "nemesis" Apu Nahasapeemapetilon – better known as the Indian convenience store owner on The Simpsons . Through this comedic cultural exposé, Kondabolu questions how this controversial caricature was created, burrowed its way into the hearts and minds of Americans and continues to exist – intact – 27 years later.