“Hamilton” Had to Censor Two F-Bombs to Get Onto Disney+.
A filmed version of the Broadway musical “Hamilton” hits Disney+ on July 3rd, and it’ll be presented just the way it was onstage. With a couple very small tweaks so it could get a PG-13 rating.
Creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda Tweeted —
1. On July 3, you’re getting the whole show, every note & scene, & a 1-minute countdown clock during intermission (bathroom!)
2. But MPAA has a hard rule about language: more than 1 utterance of “Fuck” is an automatic R rating. We have 3 “Fucks” in our show. So…
— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) June 22, 2020
This can not get here soon enough!!