A spokesperson for the network said the film will return "with a discussion of its historical context."
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The actor, who protested alongside "Insecure" star Kendrick Sampson, also urged inclusivity in filmmaking.
Similar to the #OscarsSoWhite movement in Hollywood, French actors are calling attention to the lack of diversity at the Césars Awards.
Mortensen, who previously apologized for using the N-word during a panel for the film, called the family's criticism "uncorroborated and basically unfair."
“However well-intended or intellectual the conversation may have been, it wasn’t appropriate for Viggo to say the n-word,” Ali said in a statement.
Mortensen stars opposite Academy Award-winner Mahershala Ali in the upcoming film about a classical pianist and driver touring the American South in the 60s.
It's from a new clip of their film, "Green Book."