8 TV Episodes That Caused A Stir Off-Screen

From American Crime Story's liberal use of the N-word to Ellen's famous coming out episode, here are some controversial plot lines that got people talking

THE USE OF THE N-WORD ON THE PEOPLE V. O.J. SIMPSON: AMERICAN CRIME STORY

The retelling of the famed O.J. Simpson murder trial is always cause for discussion, but this week's episode saw Nathan Lane (as defense attorney F. Lee Bailey) drop the N-word – uncensored – multiple times throughout the episode, particularly in the scene where he is cross-examining witness Mark Fuhrman, a police detective notorious for using racial slurs.