Talk:24 (TV series)

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Good article 24 (TV series) has been listed as one of the Media and drama good articles under the good article criteria. If you can improve it further, please do so. If it no longer meets these criteria, you can reassess it.
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Reboot NEWS[edit]

White actors and actresses will be excluded from the cast.

Headline-1: Fox to Reboot ’24’ with ‘Diverse’ ‘Jack Bauer’

ARTICLE SUBTITLE: In the name of racial diversity, another major TV network has announced that it will exclude white actors from participating in the casting process of a major series reboot.

QUOTE: "While producers on the potential show would prefer to cast a black actor in the lead role, Walden did not rule out the possibility of filling the slot with a Latino actor.

“Whether that’s African-American or a Latino actor, we’ve been really excited about some of the people we’ve been seeing throughout our internal process,” she said.

24: Legacy will revolve around military hero Eric Carter’s return to the U.S. and the trouble that follows him. Carter reaches out to ask CTU for help in saving his life and stopping what potentially could be one of the largest-scale terror attacks on American soil.

Walden also revealed Legacy will deal with sleeper cells radicalizing Americans and will feature an entirely new cast." -- AstroU (talk) 09:40, 19 January 2016 (UTC) -- PS: FYI for future editing.

article title change[edit]

Hello, I currently live in India and there is an official television series aired in India known as 24. all things that the English 24 series follow like the genre of the series is followed by the Indian series too. It Is like the INDIAN VERSION OF THE ENGLISH 24. (It is not violating any copyright issues as it took permission before making an Indian version) THEREFORE I WOULD LIKE THAT THE TITLE OF THIS ARTICLE BE CHANGED TO "24( AMERICAN TV SERIES)" SO AS NOT TO CONFUSE WITH THE INDIAN SERIES WHICH DOES NOT HAVE AN article at present but will soon have as I am working on it. --VarunFEB2003 (talkcontribs) 09:13, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

24 (TV series)#Indian adaptation links to 24 (Indian TV series) which has existed for three years. "24( AMERICAN TV SERIES)" is a hopeless suggestion. If we move it then it should be to "24 (U.S. TV series)". There are already hundreds of articles with "(U.S. TV series)" in the name.[1] See Wikipedia:Requested moves for how to start a discussion properly. PrimeHunter (talk) 10:08, 12 June 2016 (UTC)
ok thnx solved VarunFEB2003 (talkcontribs) 10:14, 12 June 2016 (UTC)
I would say that we should keep the titles as they are. The American version of the show went on for several seasons and is widely known. I feel that if a random person is looking for an article on the 24 series, they are overwhelmingly going to be looking for the American series. Meanwhile, the Indian series only went on for one season. Although it has been brought back for another season, I'd say it's too soon to know if any further disambiguation is necessary.
And finally, please don't start another article for the Indian version. We only need one article on it. Please put your efforts into the existing article. Dismas|(talk) 10:57, 12 June 2016 (UTC)
Oppose move. Per Wikipedia:Partially disambiguated page names#List of partially disambiguated article titles it is possible to just say "(TV series)" about the primary TV series. In addition, the Indian TV series also has a section here. PrimeHunter (talk) 22:54, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

Should there be a hatnote to 24 (Indian TV series)? RJFJR (talk) 12:47, 13 June 2016 (UTC)