Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Trivia / Graceland

Go To


Added DiffLines:

* CareerResurrection: Despite the controversy surrounding the production, it revived Music/PaulSimon's career.


!!The series



* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".

to:

* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".boy".

!!The album
* GenreKiller: The controversy over the album's production led to a drop of interest in the worldbeat-inflected rock popularized in the '80s by Music/PeterGabriel and Music/TalkingHeads.


* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".
* OvershadowedByControversy: Simon received a lot of criticism for breaking the cultural boycott against South Africa's apartheid government, and this led to a decline of interest in worldbeat, as the UnfortunateImplications surrounding [[PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy cultural appropriation by white artists]] like Simon, Music/DavidByrne and Music/PeterGabriel became apparent.

to:

* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".
* OvershadowedByControversy: Simon received a lot of criticism for breaking the cultural boycott against South Africa's apartheid government, and this led to a decline of interest in worldbeat, as the UnfortunateImplications surrounding [[PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy cultural appropriation by white artists]] like Simon, Music/DavidByrne and Music/PeterGabriel became apparent.
boy".


* OvershadowedByControversy: Simon received a lot of criticism for breaking the cultural boycott against South Africa's apartheid government.

to:

* OvershadowedByControversy: Simon received a lot of criticism for breaking the cultural boycott against South Africa's apartheid government.government, and this led to a decline of interest in worldbeat, as the UnfortunateImplications surrounding [[PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy cultural appropriation by white artists]] like Simon, Music/DavidByrne and Music/PeterGabriel became apparent.


* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".

to:

* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".boy".
* OvershadowedByControversy: Simon received a lot of criticism for breaking the cultural boycott against South Africa's apartheid government.


* ActorAllusion: Mike tells Abby that he's a pilot. Aaron Tveit originated the role of Frank Abegnale Jr. in the Broadway musical adaptation of CatchMeIfYouCan, where one of his false identities is as a pilot.

to:

* ActorAllusion: Mike tells Abby that he's a pilot. Aaron Tveit originated the role of Frank Abegnale Jr. in the Broadway musical adaptation of CatchMeIfYouCan, ''Film/CatchMeIfYouCan'', where one of his false identities is as a pilot.

Added DiffLines:

* CaliforniaDoubling: A rather odd inversion. The show takes place in Southern California, and the pilot ''was'' filmed there, but the remainder of the show is filmed in Fort Lauderdale, FL.


* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".
* HeyItsThatGuy
** [[Creator/AaronTveit Mike]] fought and sang his way through the Second French Revolution as the charismatic leader, [[Film/LesMiserables2012 Enjolras]], of the Friends of the ABC.
** [[Series/{{CSINY}} Aiden Burn]], a.k.a Charlie, is back as a detective.
** Lauren is [[Series/{{NCIS}} Jeanne Benoit]].
** [[Series/PowerRangersSPD Jack Landors]], a.k.a. Jakes, is still a cop -- minus the red spandex and helmet.
** Paige must have gotten her Badassery from her previous life as [[Series/{{Smallville}} Zatanna.]]
** [[Series/BurnNotice Tyler Brennen]] oversees the operations at Graceland.
** Bello was once known as [[Series/TheWire Chris Partlow]], one of the most feared and lethal enforcers to ever walk the streets of Baltimore.
** [[PlayingAgainstType Sid Markham]] used to be good guy detective, [[Series/{{CSINY}} Danny Messer]], who was good friends and colleagues with Aiden Burn (now known as Charlie as mentioned above).
** [[Series/TheBlacklist Berlin]] now runs the Armenian mob in Los Angeles.

to:

* FanNickname: Mike is known as "Awkward white boy".
* HeyItsThatGuy
** [[Creator/AaronTveit Mike]] fought and sang his way through the Second French Revolution as the charismatic leader, [[Film/LesMiserables2012 Enjolras]], of the Friends of the ABC.
** [[Series/{{CSINY}} Aiden Burn]], a.k.a Charlie, is back as a detective.
** Lauren is [[Series/{{NCIS}} Jeanne Benoit]].
** [[Series/PowerRangersSPD Jack Landors]], a.k.a. Jakes, is still a cop -- minus the red spandex and helmet.
** Paige must have gotten her Badassery from her previous life as [[Series/{{Smallville}} Zatanna.]]
** [[Series/BurnNotice Tyler Brennen]] oversees the operations at Graceland.
** Bello was once known as [[Series/TheWire Chris Partlow]], one of the most feared and lethal enforcers to ever walk the streets of Baltimore.
** [[PlayingAgainstType Sid Markham]] used to be good guy detective, [[Series/{{CSINY}} Danny Messer]], who was good friends and colleagues with Aiden Burn (now known as Charlie as mentioned above).
** [[Series/TheBlacklist Berlin]] now runs the Armenian mob in Los Angeles.
boy".

Added DiffLines:

* ActorAllusion: Mike tells Abby that he's a pilot. Aaron Tveit originated the role of Frank Abegnale Jr. in the Broadway musical adaptation of CatchMeIfYouCan, where one of his false identities is as a pilot.


** Series/TheBlacklist Berlin]] now runs the Armenian mob in Los Angeles.

to:

** Series/TheBlacklist [[Series/TheBlacklist Berlin]] now runs the Armenian mob in Los Angeles.


** [[PlayingAgainstType Sid Markham]] used to be good guy detective, [[Series/{{CSINY}} Danny Messer]], who was good friends and colleagues with Aiden Burn (now known as Charlie as mentioned above).

to:

** [[PlayingAgainstType Sid Markham]] used to be good guy detective, [[Series/{{CSINY}} Danny Messer]], who was good friends and colleagues with Aiden Burn (now known as Charlie as mentioned above).above).
** Series/TheBlacklist Berlin]] now runs the Armenian mob in Los Angeles.

Added DiffLines:

* AbilityOverAppearance: Briggs was originally visualized by the creator as Native American, and according to Jeff Eastin, there were several bits in the original script about his "long, flowing Comanche hair." However, halfway through Sunjata's audition, he couldn't picture anyone else ''but'' him as Briggs.


** Charlie, a.k.a. [[Series/{{CSINY}} Aiden Burn]], is back as a detective.

to:

** Charlie, [[Series/{{CSINY}} Aiden Burn]], a.k.a. [[Series/{{CSINY}} Aiden Burn]], a Charlie, is back as a detective.



** [[Series/PowerRangersSPD Jack Landors]] is still a cop, minus the red spandex and helmet.

to:

** [[Series/PowerRangersSPD Jack Landors]] Landors]], a.k.a. Jakes, is still a cop, cop -- minus the red spandex and helmet.


** [[Series/PowerRangersSPD Jack Landors]] is still a cop.

to:

** [[Series/PowerRangersSPD Jack Landors]] is still a cop.cop, minus the red spandex and helmet.


** [[Creator/AaronTveit Mike]] is [[Film/LesMiserables2012 Enjolras]].
** Charlie is [[Series/{{CSINY}} Aiden Burn]].

to:

** [[Creator/AaronTveit Mike]] is fought and sang his way through the Second French Revolution as the charismatic leader, [[Film/LesMiserables2012 Enjolras]].
Enjolras]], of the Friends of the ABC.
** Charlie is Charlie, a.k.a. [[Series/{{CSINY}} Aiden Burn]].Burn]], is back as a detective.

Showing 15 edit(s) of 23

Top

Example of:

/
/

Feedback